One small, still moment…six times an over

A bowler is struggling with consistency – two or three good balls, followed by several wayward deliveries. He is getting distracted by the bad balls, with the result that he will become increasingly less consistent. One approach to remedying a loss of concentration is to introduce a simple pre-delivery routine, with the intention of allowing the …

Head hunting – another approach to getting more from net practice.

Back in November, David Hinchliffe proposed a novel way of getting the most from net practice, with what he described as the “horror movie” approach.  I suggested adding a camera, to give the Blair Witch net session. I have been looking for more ways to make net practice more competitive, and more realistic, but I …

“The Horror Movie” Net Coaching Method

David Hinchliffe started a LinkedIn discussion on what he calls “horror movie” net coaching. …watch your players [in the nets] closely…say little but…log the information as you go… Then, after the quiet, you pounce on your victim and give the key feedback after he or she has batted. I have just recently started winter nets …