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7 Keys to Becoming the Best by Dr Ralph Pim

How can you coach your athletes to become the best? Find out the 7 key components of excellence in this article by renowned coaching expert Dr Ralph Pim.


About the Author

Dr Ralph Pim is recognised as an international expert in character and leader development through sport. Throughout his 41-year career, Dr Pim has developed leaders of character and built teams of significance as a teacher, coach, mentor, athletic administrator and physical education chairperson.

After serving as a Professor of Physical Education and Director of Competitive Sports for 12 years at the United States Military Academy at West Point, Dr Pim is now sharing his experiences and expertise globally as a speaker and consultant. 

At West Point, Dr Pim created and implemented a values-based sports curriculum that received global recognition including being selected as one of the "15 Most Influential Sports Education Teams in America" by the Institute for International Sport.

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