Some coaches work wonders with young athletes, vastly expanding their abilities and confidence. Others can leave players frustrated and discouraged. Host Dave Iverson and guests discuss what makes a good coach.
What Makes a Good Coach?
Jim Thompson, executive director of Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA), a non-profit based in Mountain View that seeks to transform youth sports by creating a positive, character building environment
Wade Gilbert, associate professor in the Department of Kinesiology at California State University, Fresno
Andrea Becker, assistant professor in the Department of Kinesiology at California State University, Fullerton
Sandy Armstrong, executive director of the Marin Rowing Association
Bob Foreman, president and coach of the San Pablo Baseball Association and coach of the West County Spartans football team in Pinole