As educators, we must do our best to coach children through the numerous pitfalls which may result in individuals missing the opportunity to experience achievement within the limits of their body's physical capabilities.
Sports Development is about giving campers the opportunity to experience the enjoyment which can be attained through sports many ups and downs in an environment designed to coach them through failure and also success.
Our Sports Skills Expert
Scott is our lead Expert for Sports Development during this Life Skills Academy Course.
Scott has amassed over a decade of coaching experience in several sports earning a Master’s degree in Sports Coaching & Exercise Science along the way. Currently working in the sports department in St Andrew’s College Junior and Senior school, Scott has been educated under the guidance of the Scottish FA’s coach education pathway and the English FA’s CPD programme.
WHAT YOUR CHILD WILL EXPERIENCE:
• Develop an appreciation for the capabilities of their physical body irrespective of ability or interest levels in organised sport.
• Take part in team challenges designed to give experience playing leadership and team member roles.
• The opportunity to experience success and failure and be coached through how to deal with both eventualities.
• Experience fun small-sided coordination games that are designed to challenge all ability levels.