The Coaching Experience – Dr Richard Bailey

European TCC Speaker, Dr Richard Bailey, explains how coaching should be athlete-centred, should be led on research and data and not limited by ‘tradition’, as well as how all players should be developed and talent will rise to the top. Read more at ——————————————————————————————— Dr. Richard Bailey is a philosopher and sport scientist by training, and now shares his time between writing and researching about the relationship between physical, sport and human development. He writes a popular blog called ‘Talking Education and Sport’ (, Tweets about sport and learning (@DrDickB), and has a new, regular column on physical activity and the good life for Psychology Today magazine called ‘Smart Moves’. He lives in Berlin, Germany.