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Episode 98 - Joe Baker: The Tyranny of Talent

January 30, 2024 Richard Bercuson
Episode 98 - Joe Baker: The Tyranny of Talent
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Grassroots: The Minor Hockey Show
Episode 98 - Joe Baker: The Tyranny of Talent
Jan 30, 2024
Richard Bercuson

One of the more important publications in recent years is The Tyranny of Talent by Prof. Joe Baker. Baker is a professor of kinesiology and physical education at the University of Toronto and inaugural holder of the endowed Tanenbaum chair in sport science, data modelling and sport analytics at U of T’s Tanenbaum Institute for Science in Sport (TISS). In this episode, he discusses some of the key points of this seminal work and how they relate to hockey and talent identification.

The Tyranny of Talent  is available through Amazon.

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

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One of the more important publications in recent years is The Tyranny of Talent by Prof. Joe Baker. Baker is a professor of kinesiology and physical education at the University of Toronto and inaugural holder of the endowed Tanenbaum chair in sport science, data modelling and sport analytics at U of T’s Tanenbaum Institute for Science in Sport (TISS). In this episode, he discusses some of the key points of this seminal work and how they relate to hockey and talent identification.

The Tyranny of Talent  is available through Amazon.

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