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Volleyball Coaching Bible eBook, The

Volleyball Coaching Bible eBook, The

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    Now, for the first time in the sport of volleyball, you can learn from the most successful U.S. coaches and apply their approaches to your own program. In The Volleyball Coaching Bible, 24 of the top U.S. men’s and women’s volleyball coaches share their principles, insights, strategies, methods, and experiences to help you learn new and better ways to coach the game and develop your players.

    From Mike Hebert’s chapter on setting goals to Russ Rose’s chapter on productive practices and Mary Wise’s chapter on serving, this book provides the full-court coverage you’ve been looking for. The vast amounts of new information– spanning more than three decades–are divided into five sections, making it easy to choose what to implement in your program:

    •“Coaching Principles and Priorities” by Mark Pavlik, Mike Hebert, and Jona Braden
    •“Program Building and Management” by Doug Beal, Terry Pettit, John Dunning, Dave Shondell, and Tom Pingel
    •“Innovative and Effective Practice Sessions” by Russ Rose, Mary Jo Peppler, Bill Neville, and John Cook
    •“Individual Skills and Team Tactics” by Mary Wise, Steve Shondell, Teri Clemens, Paula Weishoff, Jim Stone, Rudy Suwara, Fred Sturm, Peter Hanson, and Taras Liskevych
    •“Game-Winning and Tournament-Winning Strategies” by Pete Waite, Jim Coleman, and Al Scates

    Each time you open this book you’ll learn something new from some of the most respected names in the game. Whether you need guidance on conditioning, coaching, scouting, or scoring, The Volleyball Coaching Bible provides you with the game plan for building a winning program.


    Opportunities and Challenges in Volleyball Coaching
    Don Shondell

    Part I Coaching Principles and Priorities
    Chapter 1 Living Up to the Responsibilities of a Model Coach
    Mark Pavlik

    Chapter 2 Establishing Principles and Setting Goals
    Mike Hebert

    Chapter 3 Finding Direction and Inspiration Amid Ups and Downs
    Jona Braden

    Part II Program Building and Management
    Chapter 4 Seeking Excellence in a Program—Going for the Gold
    Doug Beal

    Chapter 5 Marketing and Promoting Your Program
    Terry Pettit

    Chapter 6 Developing a Successful College Program
    John Dunning

    Chapter 7 Developing a Successful High School Program
    Dave Shondell

    Chapter 8 Developing a Successful Junior Club Program
    Tom Pingel

    Part III Innovative and Effective Practice Sessions
    Chapter 9 Planning Creative and Productive Practices
    Russ Rose

    Chapter 10 Using New and Proven Teaching Techniques
    Mary Jo Peppler

    Chapter 11 Making Drills More Beneficial
    Bill Neville

    Chapter 12 Conditioning for High Performance
    John Cook

    Part IV Individual Skills and Team Tactics
    Chapter 13 Serving
    Mary Wise

    Chapter 14 Receiving Serves
    Steve Shondell

    Chapter 15 Setting
    Teri Clemens

    Chapter 16 Attacking
    Paula Weishoff

    Chapter 17 Digging and Ball Control
    Jim Stone

    Chapter 18 Blocking
    Rudy Suwara

    Chapter 19 Components of a Successful Offense
    Fred Sturm

    Chapter 20 Devising a Talent-Based Offense
    Peter Hanson

    Chapter 21 Dominating Defensive Systems
    Taras Liskevych

    Part V Game-Winning and Tournament-Winning Strategies
    Chapter 22 Giving Players and Teams the Competitive Edge
    Pete Waite

    Chapter 23 Scouting Opponents and Evaluating Team Performance
    Jim Coleman

    Chapter 24 Handling Game Situations
    Al Scates