Links

Other Research on Coaching Masters Athletes

The Masters Athlete: Understanding the Role of Sport and Exercise in Optimizing Aging
Baker, J., Horton, S., & Weir, P. (Eds.) (2010). The Masters Athlete: Understanding the role of sport and exercise in optimizing aging. Routledge.

How do Older Masters Athletes Account for their Performance Preservation? A Qualitative Analysis
Dionigi, R., Horton, S., & Baker, J. (2013). How do Older Masters Athletes Account for their Performance Preservation? A Qualitative Analysis. Aging and Society, 33, 297-319.

Experiences of Competitive Masters Swimmers: Desired Coaching Characteristics and Perceived Benefits
Ferrari, G., Bloom, G., Gilbert, W., & Caron, J. (2016) Experiences of competitive masters swimmers: Desired coaching characteristics and perceived benefits. International Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 15(4), 409-422.

 

Coach education organizations’ Websites & Readings

Coaching Association of Canada: Coaching Masters Athletes booklet

Masters Swimming Canada: Coaching considerations

US Masters Swimming: Coaching Articles & Videos

South Australian Masters Athletics Inc: Coaching Courses

Masters Athletes – middle and long distance running article

Sports Coach UK: Coaching in Scotland 2015

Sport Scotland: Older People, Sport and Physical Activity: A Review of Key Issues 

Sports New Zealand : Coach Development Modules

Module Outline: Late Teenage/ Competitive/Social Adult (Participate/Perform) 
Module Outline: Competitive Adult Community (Compete)
Module Outline: Social Adult Community (Participate)