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Coach education: Models, characteristics and views of Greek tennis coaches


Coach education is one of the keys for improvement of the training process and for the achievement of best possible levels of performance. As a result of rapid progress in sport in the last decades, the training and educational needs of coaches will continue to grow. The coaches’ education programmes must be thoroughly evaluated to take into account the findings of all areas of applied sport research, as well as the personal characteristics, backgrounds and opinions of coaches in the particular sport.