- Girls vs. Boys
35CLUB LAX Points
The Difference Between Female and Male Athletes in Competitive Situations
with Kathleen DeBoer,
American Volleyball Coaches Association Executive Director
In this coaching DVD, Kathleen DeBoer share valuable information regarding the differences in response to competitive situations between male and female athletes. She identifies "Five Gender-Related Differences that Influence Males and Females in Competition":
1)Different Rewards and Penalties for Competitive Success
2)Different Responses to Feedback
3)Different Definitions of Fun
4)Different Interpretations of Failure
5)Different Responses to Authority
In her discussion, DeBoer shares stories from her experiences that enhance and address these factors. Whatever and whomever you coach; this video will make you a better coach.
56 minutes. 2002.