The foundations of learning - A fresh perspective on common coaching methodologies


  • David Wilson



Expertise, task, training, cognition, repetition


Preparing players for elite competition requires a commitment to ongoing training and competition, both of which are underpinned by the knowledge a player has of the techniques/tactics necessary for success. The manner in which we teach these skills is crucial in determining the likely outcome when a player is tested under competition conditions. “Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication” Leonardo Da Vinci.


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How to Cite

Wilson, D. (2015). The foundations of learning - A fresh perspective on common coaching methodologies. ITF Coaching & Sport Science Review, 23(65), 15–17.