AFL Victoria Coach2Coach Podcast

Welcome to AFL Victoria’s new online coaching resource, the Coach2Coach podcast.

Each month, the AFL Victoria Coach2Coach podcast covers a range of topics for community coaches to utilise and learn from throughout the football  season.

Click on the links below to download the episode and relevant resources or join in the conversation online using the hashtag #AFLVicCCC

 

EPISODE 9 (AUGUST 16):   

Coach Development and CoachAFL

In Episode 9, our hosts Lauren Arnell, Steve Teakel and Dale Amos talk with Physical Education Specialist, published author, international speaker and Health Physical Education and Wellbeing Consultancy owner Lee Anton-Hem about skill development, curriculum, coach communication methods and more!

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EPISODE 8 (JULY 17):   

Coach Development and CoachAFL

In Episode 8, our hosts Lauren Arnell, Steve Teakel and Dale Amos talk with AFL National Coaching Innovation & Education Manager David Rath about coach development and the new national coaching system, CoachAFL.

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EPISODE 7 (JUNE 26):   

Coaching female players at all levels.

In Episode 7, our hosts Lauren Arnell, Steve Teakel and Dale Amos talk with accomplished psychologist Megan Davis about the psychology of junior and youth sport for coaches, parents and players.

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EPISODE 6 (JUNE 5):   

Coaching female players at all levels.

In Episode 6, our hosts Lauren Arnell, Steve Teakel and Dale Amos talk with AFLW Melbourne coach Mick Stinear  about the differences in coaching female players and his tips on how coaches can deliver feedback to all players to ensure everyone is in a position to do their best.

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EPISODE 5 (MAY 15):   

How clubs and junior coaches can create the best match day environment for players. 

In Episode 5, our hosts Lauren Arnell, Steve Teakel and Dale Amos talk with AFL Victoria North West Regional Coaching Director Ross Smith about how coaches and junior clubs can create the best match day environment for your players.

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EPISODE 4 (APRIL 24):  

Discussing Injury Prevention in football clubs.

Our hosts Lauren Arnell, Steve Teakel and Dale Amos talk with special guest and Physiotherapist Brooke Patterson, about injury prevention in Junior and Youth AFL players and what local coaches can do to reduce the risk of injury as well as manage it.

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EPISODE 3 (APRIL 3): 

How to create the best game-day environment at your club.

Our hosts Lauren Arnell, Steve Teakel and Dale Amos talk with special guest, South Metro Junior Football League CEO Sarah Loh, about how to create the best game day environment at your club.

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EPISODE 2 (MARCH):

How to create a coaching curriculum that suits your team. 

Our hosts Lauren Arnell, Steve Teakel and Dale Amos talk with special guest, AFL Victoria State Talent Manager, Paul Hamilton about the developmental needs of children and how coaches can design training sessions appropriate for your team’s needs.

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EPISODE 1 (FEB): 

What is a Coaching Coordinator and why is this role so important at local junior AFL clubs?

Our hosts Lauren Arnell, Steve Teakel and Dale Amos talk with special guest and experienced coaching coordinator David Sheridan about the role and common challenges for coaches in junior AFL.

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