chapter  9
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Planning

Many coaches can teach the skills needed in their sport while others are fantastic at understanding and devel-oping strategy. Yet neither coach will have success if they fail to plan. Great coaches have a plan. They understand that their team and athletes’ success depends upon this plan. Great coaches have a plan and purpose for everything they do. If things don’t turn out they way they envisioned, they have a plan of how they are going to reflect on performance.