Effective Rebounding Skills
Rebounding is an essential skill that can make the difference between a win or loss. Learn the skills needed to increase
your chance of getting the rebound. This brochure teaches
the critical skills isolated by body part, as developed by
How to Play.
Effective Passing Skills
Make the pass that wins the game. This brochure teaches the ball movement mechanics that lead to scoring opportunities. Learn the skills and then practice the drills. Play a better game using proven techniques developed by
How to Play.
Effective Offensive Footwork
Learn the footwork that helps your team score. This brochure isolates footwork by individual body part. Learn the balanced position, the proper pivot, the “triple threat position,” and more. These mechanics will really make the difference in your game.
Effective Dribbling Skills
From the control dribble to the change of pace, crossover, reverse and more, players will learn the mechanics of effectively moving the ball. This brochure teaches how to master movement skills that lead to scoring opportunities based on this proven approach by How to Play.
Effective Defensive Skills
Master the “on the ball” and “off the ball” defenses that great players use. Effective Defensive Skills teaches an aggressive style of defense that creates turnovers, disrupts offensive flow and forces low percentage shots. Take your game to the next level with these proven basketball mechanics developed by How to Play.
Effective Playmaking Mechanics
Create more scoring opportunities! Effective Playmaking Mechanics teaches offensive players the moves needed to receive the ball in scoring position or to get open with the ball. These proven techniques developed by How to Play go a long way toward creating an unstoppable offense.
Effective Shooting Mechanics – Part 1 (Skills)
Make the shot—each and every time. Effective Shooting Mechanics teaches a compact shooting action that can be duplicated even at the end of the game when the player is tired. These shooting mechanics will take your game to the next level.
Effective Shooting Mechanics – Part 2 (Drills)
You know the mechanics—and practice makes perfect. Effective Shooting Mechanics, Part 2, gives you the drills you need to make shooting automatic. Score more—and more consistently—with this proven approach, developed
by How to Play.
"How To Coach Better" Brochures
Effective Coaching Techniques
Whether you’re an official coach or sport parent, you have the power to motivate your player(s) and maximize performance. Effective Coaching Techniques teaches the core principles that help players play better.
Effective Mental Training
Sports are not just physical. The mental aspect of the game is just as important. Effective Mental Training teaches how to integrate the mental skills into the physical performance to help young athletes play their absolute best.
Effective Team Building
While individual players may excel, it’s teamwork that scores. Effective Team Building explores the essential ingredients in building a strong and cohesive team. Master the practices that maximize
your Team's performance.
Essential Coaching Behaviors
Good coaches know the power of motivation. Essential Coaching Behaviors uses slogans—short words, phrases and themes—to maximize player performance. You’ll positively motivate, focus and teach players with
the focused approach you find in Essential Coaching Behaviors.
Effective Child & Parent Connections
Become the parent coach who inspires your child to excel. Learn the core skills that will help you to connect with your son or daughter, making the experience of playing sports a fun one for both of you. Effective Child & Parent Connections offers keen insights in how parents can guide their children
to quickly master skills in a fun way.
Effective Self-Teaching Techniques
Motivated players worldwide have taught themselves a sport, and excelled at it. Effective Self-Teaching Techniques arms you with the key skills to get started. Learn to set goals and improve your mental and physical game using these proven techniques.
Achieving Peak Performance
Most players have equal physical abilities ... players who achieve their peak potential mix these physical skills with the mental models presented in Achieving Peak Performance!