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Self Talk Strategies Improving Basketball Performance (The Coach Approach)

Self -Talk Strategies Improving Basketball Performance

Self-Talk is something most of us engage in, it is the process of internally verbalising actions and thoughts. Here OzSwoosh head coach Craig Rowe explains what internal dialogue is and discusses both concepts of negative self-talk and positive self-talk. He also talks about negative thoughts ties to cortisol which causes stress and adrenaline which causes […]

Team Accountability in Basketball - Rob Beveridge (Part 2)

Team Accountability in Basketball – Rob Beveridge (Pt 2)

This basketball conversation with International Coach and former NBL Head Coach Rob Beveridge talks about culture and basketball team accountability Conducted live during Australia’s initial lockdown, Coach Beveridge or Bevo as he is affectionately known, shares his insights into building team culture. So he discusses how management and ownership of a basketball franchise can negatively […]

Combo Guard's Role in Basketball - OzSwoosh Academy Ethan

Combo Guard’s Role in Basketball – Ethan

Ethan is one of OzSwoosh Academy’s senior athletes entering his 4th year and shares his view on the combo guard’s role in basketball. In this interview with Sherril he shares how he got into playing basketball. He also talks about his passion for playing 1 on 1, 2 on 2 and 3 on 3. A […]

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