Coaching Practices of First and Second League Women-Men Volleyball Coaches in Turkey
Assist. Prof. Dr. Hakan SUNAY
School of Physical Education and Sport, Ankara, Turkey
Abstract: The purpose of this research was to investigate the approaches of the coaches in the First and Second Leagues in Turkey in their coaching methods and, to state the differences in their applications. A questionnaire consisted of 10 sections and 61 questions were applied to the coaches that took part in the study. The research is limited to first and second league trainers, which is set of 120 trainers. The sampling of the research is 80 coaches (2 female, 78 male) in the First and Second Leagues in Turkey. In order to collect the data, the book of Rainer Martens named “Successful Coaching” and its sample questions and expertise opinions were referred and 5 scale Likert type questionnaire questions for coaches was determined as α :.86. The arithmetic medium of the research results was investigated by using T-test for p< 0, 05 between independent variables. Besides, in order to determine if there are significant changes between the groups, Variance Analysis (ANOVA) was applied, and the difference between the two groups was determined by using Post Hoc-Tukey test. Consequently, there were seen significant changes in the coaching approaches of the coaches in the First and Second Leagues in Turkey.
[Hakan SUNAY. Coaching Practices of First and Second League Women-Men Volleyball Coaches in Turkey. Life Sci J2013;10(7s):556-561] (ISSN:1097-8135). http://www.lifesciencesite.com. 87
Key words: volleyball, coach, coaching practices.