ISBN 978-0060505318  

 The Double-Goal Coach

  Authored by Jim Thompson
 (published by Harper-Collins)

In straightforward language peppered with engaging stories, Thompson gives youth and high school
coaches a roadmap for becoming a “Double-Goal” coach: one who strives to win and teach life lessons through sports. The book contains:

  • Detailed explanation of the three principles of positive coaching—Redefining Winner, Filling the Emotional Tank, and Honoring the Game.
  • Practical tools that coaches can immediately to implement positive coaching principles.
  • Guidance on developing team culture, conducting dynamic practices, and enjoying the game dayexperience.
  • Advice for parents on helping their child make the most of the sports experience.

    Praise for The Double-Goal Coach

The Double-Goal Coach is a useful tool whether you are a coach, a parent, or an administrator. It is my hope that you will not only read it, but also be an advocate for positive coaching and the principles that Jim Thompson endorses.”
Phil Jackson, Head Coach, Los Angeles Lakers