Tag: player development

Team USA - Ladies Team

Teaching Those Who Have Never Played The Game – The American Experiment

SUMMARY: Imagine being given the task of teaching a group of kids how to play Australian rules football – even though none of them have ever seen or heard of the game? Below, how Coach AFL is attempting just that...

/ April 10, 2008
Cut and Lead

Cut and Lead on Angle – Teaching Lateral Thinking

This drill is a warm up drill designed to practice leading correctly and kicking to a moving target. It teaches players to lead correctly and not be one-dimensional. It also teaches the kicker to weight the kick properly and position...

/ March 4, 2008
Coaching Young Football Players

Understanding The Coaching Issues Surrounding Young Players – And The Strategies To Address Them

With Trevor Potts, Reserves Coach of the South Adelaide Football Club and one of the most successful coaches in SANFL history. SUMMARY: If you've ever coached a group young players, you'll understand the huge opportunities they offer -- as well...

/ October 3, 2007
Perth Demons Football Club

How To Develop A Winning Football Culture – Includes 6 Strategies Simon Eastaugh Used To Change The Culture At The Perth Football Club in the WAFL

SUMMARY: No matter what grade your team plays in, your team will not improve and perform at its best if it doesn’t have a winning culture. This article details how Perth Football Club Coach Simon Eastaugh (former player with the...

/ May 9, 2007
Essendon vs Frankston

The Success Secrets of Essendon Keilor College’s Elite Football Program

SUMMARY: Essendon Keilor College is the first established elite football school in Victoria. Their program has been so successful that in the 9 years since its beginning, the school has produced 13 players drafted into AFL lists, and over 50...

/ June 9, 2006