Interview with Cliff Mallett
Sunday, June 3, 2012
In this interview Dr. Cliff Mallett (Associate Professor at the University of Queensland) outlines his approach to coaching by highlighting the importance of psychology and pedagogical approaches, specifically relating to Self-Determination Theory. Throughout the interview his experiences of coaching the Australian sprint relay team are drawn on, and it is discussed how he created an environment for athlete growth, learning and motivation to maximize performance for these athletes. This is a must listen interview for those coaches wanting to grow and develop how they create an effective training environment. Listen Now!