Serena Williams and the rusticana cavalleria

Serena Williams and the rusticana cavalleria

What Serena is this that we see now? The one of the Williams of all the life or the one of the last US Open? I wonder if it’s Serena Williams, the Williams sisters of a lifetime, or Serena Williams of the last US Open. I answer that it is the latter: the company, the logo, the pin, the neon lamp, the symbol under construction. I can not look at Serena for a long time since the last US Open. It is as if at each point I could see the essence of that woman and mother harshly battered by tennis. It’s like I’m watching The purple color. Read more…

Becoming a successful sports coach

It is possible to be a successful sports coach without doing it as a full time job or for financial reward. Up and down the country there are coaches for a whole variety of sports who give up their time voluntarily in the evenings and weekends to teach and train people of all ages in a wide variety of sports. These people are teaching everything from field hockey drills to rugby scrums to football tackles so here we look at how to get into coaching sports and how to be good at it.

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There are over a million coaches in the UK working with adults and children to develop their sporting skills across a huge variety of sports. This doesn’t however mean that sports don’t need more coaches, and as a large proportion of coaches are volunteers there will always be room for more.

Getting into coaching

One of the best ways to get involved in coaching is to start off as a volunteer. The governing bodies of most sports such as the FA have lots of information and support about how to get involved, but the best way is to ask in your local community about sports groups and organisations. If you have children then you may want to volunteer at sporting groups that they attend as this can be a great way of getting coaching experience at grass roots level.

What you need to be a sports coach

One of the most important qualities for a sports coach is commitment. This is important, as the people you are training will be relying on you. Whatever the weather you will need to be prepared to give up your time to train or attend competitive tournaments. Coaching can require you to carry around a lot of equipment and store this in your home. One solution to this could be to use some Garage Shelving like those that you can find at sites like www.garage-shelving.co.uk This will help to keep the equipment away from the floor or others areas where it could potentially become damaged.

Ideally you should have a coaching certificate and your club or team should be able to help you sort this out. It is also important for coaches to be organised and some sort of plan for training sessions is essential.

Hopefully this has inspired you to volunteer and have a go at coaching so the next time you are taking your son or daughter to a sports training session, have a think about whether you might have what it takes to be a coach. You may be surprised.

Nadal against Djokovic

Nadal against Djokovic: his great negation

Of return to itself, Rafael Nadal ascended yesterday another rung with a convincing performance in front of Stefanos Tsitsipas, the youngster who a week ago ruined his parade through the sand of the Caja Mágica in Madrid. Raising his performance considerably, the number two calmed the Athenian’s competitive momentum (6-3 and 6-4, in 1h 42m) and returned after four months to a final, the second of this season after which he played at the end January in Melbourne, against Novak Djokovic. Read more…

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The 6 best tennis balls of 2019

Although some players forget about it, thinking that it has nothing to do with the good game played on the court, the balls are great players that tennis is as we know it, and thanks to its durability, its boat and its structure they help both amateurs and professionals to give the best of each. In this article, you will be able to check which are the best tennis balls. We have analyzed what we consider the best in the market, having an unparalleled quality-price ratio. Read more…