National Coaches Day in US
National Coaches Day in US is held on October 6. PROCLAMATION 4157 -SEPT. 19, 1972. RICHARD NIXON. Coaches are highly qualified teachers — in highly specialized fields. This event in the first decade of the month October is annual. Help us
All successful coaches have an ego. Successful coaches ask the most questions. All successful coaches look for the “go” button.
An effective coach is positive. An effective coach is enthusiastic. An effective coach is supportive. A good coach is respectful.
An effective coach communicates well and exudes credibility, competence, respect and authority. You should be able to explain ideas clearly. Clear communication means setting defined goals, giving direct feedback and reinforcing the key messages. Acknowledging success is also essential for good communication.
Similar holidays and events, festivals and interesting facts
Sports Medicine Day in Spain on October 7 (Día de Médico y Deporte);
National Coaches Appreciation Week in USA on October 8 (is a time to recognize the contributions of coaches across the U.S. Week begins on the second Sunday of October);
National School Lunch Week in US on October 9 (the second full week of October. President John F. Kennedy created National School Lunch Week [NSLW] in 1962 to promote the importance of a healthy school lunch in a child’s life and the impact it has inside and outside of the classroom);
Physical Education Day or Health and Sports Day or Taiku-no-hi in Japan on October 9 (体育の日 is a public holiday and is celebrated since 2000 on the second Monday of October)