Evaluating a Training Plan Part 4- Summing Up


If in doubt use the the old reliable 3P criteria. The the training program does meet the 3P criteria it is probably flawed.

Practical – Can you do the program with the minimal facilities, equipment and supervision. Simplicity yields complexity.

Personal -Is is individualized? Does it fit you or is it one size fits all?

Proactive – Is there a clear plan and a progression?
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Vern Gambetta

Director at Gambetta Sports Training Systems
Vern is the Director of Gambetta Sports Training Systems. He has been the a conditioning coach for several MLS teams as well as the conditioning consultant to the US Men's World Cup Soccer team. Vern is the former Director of Conditioning for the Chicago White Sox and New York Mets. He has lectured and conducted clinics in Canada, Japan, Australia and Europe and has authored six books and over one hundred articles related to coaching and sport performance in a variety of sports. He has a BA in teaching with a coaching minor and an MA in Education with an emphasis in physical education from Stanford University.
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