Grassroots: The Minor Hockey Show

Episode 89 - The Evolution of the Coaching Life of Brian

May 19, 2023 Richard Bercuson
Episode 89 - The Evolution of the Coaching Life of Brian
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Grassroots: The Minor Hockey Show
Episode 89 - The Evolution of the Coaching Life of Brian
May 19, 2023
Richard Bercuson

It took Brian Gillam nearly 20 years to realize that perhaps his coaching approach had room for adjustment. His epiphany came at a High Performance conference and, since then, his readings about leadership, ecological approaches, constraints, etc. have made him reconsider what coaching the game could be about. As Hockey Eastern Ontario's (HEO) coaching development coordinator, he's also in a position to influence others into seeing coaching in a different light. He has created a YouTube series for HEO about skill acquisition, interviews with some of the key figures in the field. All of which, however, leads to one key question: then what?

HEO's YouTube channel - Click on The Skill Acquisition Series
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCIc6D9wLXpCkGsA2ETjpkhg

A theory of change for Canadian Sport: Dorothy Paul on culture change
https://sirc.ca/blog/dorothy-paul-on-culture-change/


Contact:
richard(at)grassrootsminorhockey.com
Twitter:
Richard -
@berky544

Show Notes

It took Brian Gillam nearly 20 years to realize that perhaps his coaching approach had room for adjustment. His epiphany came at a High Performance conference and, since then, his readings about leadership, ecological approaches, constraints, etc. have made him reconsider what coaching the game could be about. As Hockey Eastern Ontario's (HEO) coaching development coordinator, he's also in a position to influence others into seeing coaching in a different light. He has created a YouTube series for HEO about skill acquisition, interviews with some of the key figures in the field. All of which, however, leads to one key question: then what?

HEO's YouTube channel - Click on The Skill Acquisition Series
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCIc6D9wLXpCkGsA2ETjpkhg

A theory of change for Canadian Sport: Dorothy Paul on culture change
https://sirc.ca/blog/dorothy-paul-on-culture-change/


Contact:
richard(at)grassrootsminorhockey.com
Twitter:
Richard -
@berky544