Back to the Basics Skill Manual: Junior Sports Edition is a project that began April of 2018 by Anthony Stone & Ricky Upton. This book is specifically designed for coaching ages 3-6 and can be used for all sports. Stone and Upton believe in laying a foundation at a young age by introducing children to sports and teaching them proper technique from the start.
The content within this Skill Manual provides coaches with the necessary framework to encourage a child’s passion for a sport that later in life will allow them to become a future athlete. This book is also great to use in a Physical Education class or Park District curriculum to keep children engaged both physically and mentally. Youth coaches are an invaluable asset that helps mold our future and we are here to help.
This Skill Manual includes:
- Why Kids should play Multiple Sports
- Why is this Book Important
- 3 Levels of Skills: Beginner, Intermediate, & Advanced Core Development
- Detailed Skills broken down at every level
- Checklist for Every Level to use with Jr. Athletes
- Mini Games – Why you should make conditioning fun
- Football Resources
If you have a child that wants to start a sport or has already started, then this book is for you. Whether you are a parent, coach, teacher, or organization this book breaks down the necessary skill set for this age group and the correct way to instruct it. It is intended to allow you to help our youth by laying a foundation.
Paperback: 96 pages.
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (February 5, 2020)
Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.2 x 11 inches