Being a good leader and a good role model is important as a coach


Being a good leader and a good role model is important as a coach

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Why Being a Good Leader Matters in Coaching

In the world of tennis coaching, the ability to lead and serve as an exemplary figure is paramount. This episode of The Tennis Talk - Coaches Voices, featuring the insights of renowned coach Liam Smith, delves deep into the essence of influential coaching. Discover the traits that propelled Liam to the forefront of the tennis world, guiding the careers of stars like Gael Monfils and Coco Gauff.

Key Features and Benefits:

  • Expert Insights: Gain invaluable lessons from Liam Smith, whose coaching philosophy has shaped the careers of top players.
  • Leadership Principles: Learn about the essential qualities that make a great leader on and off the court.
  • Real-World Success Stories: Be inspired by the journeys of tennis stars under Liam’s guidance.
  • Exclusive Content: Access this episode for free on the Tennis ONE app, featuring insights from other tennis coaching legends.
  • Global Perspectives: Benefit from the international support of the GPTCA and insights from the Segal Institute.

Who is This For?

If you’re a tennis coach at any level seeking to elevate your coaching game, a player aspiring to understand the dynamics of successful leadership, or simply a tennis enthusiast eager to learn from the best, this episode is a must-listen.

Why Listen Now?

This episode offers a rare opportunity to peek behind the curtain of professional tennis coaching. Liam Smith shares not just techniques but the philosophy that makes a coach truly great. It's a chance to transform your approach to coaching and leadership in tennis, making a lasting impact on your players.


  • How can I access the episode? Download the Tennis ONE app to watch the full episode for free.
  • Is this suitable for all coaching levels? Yes, coaches of all levels and backgrounds can find valuable insights and inspiration.
  • Can I apply these principles outside of tennis? Absolutely, the leadership and coaching principles discussed are universal and can be applied in various sports and life contexts.

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