Portuguese Coaches' Perceptions of and Preferences for Knowledge Sources Related to their Professional Background.

@article{Mesquita2010PortugueseCP,
  title={Portuguese Coaches' Perceptions of and Preferences for Knowledge Sources Related to their Professional Background.},
  author={Isabel Maria Ribeiro Mesquita and Sofia Isidro and Antonio Fernando Rosado},
  journal={Journal of sports science & medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={9 3},
  pages={480-9}
}
The purpose of this study was to analyse Portuguese coaches' perceptions of, and preferences for, knowledge sources as related to professional background; namely academic education level, coach education level and coaching experience. The study's participants comprised 336 Portuguese coaches from twenty-two sports. A questionnaire was used to identify coaches' demographic characteristics and representations about their preferred sources of coaching knowledge. MANOVA using Tukey's HSD test was… CONTINUE READING