Podcast #50: Dr. Ian McKeown on a Day In The Life at an AFL team and Coaching in Real Life vs Outer Space
What’s it like to be the Head of Athletic Development at a leading AFL team, in one of the most forward-thinking performance staffs on the planet? Dr. Ian McKeown, aka “Mackers”, fills us in with one of the most candid and informative interviews on the podcast to date! We also chat about how the Twitter superstars focus on minutiae which folks in true high-performance setups simply don’t have the time or scope for, and fill in the blanks for those who want to learn what the “big rocks” really are!! If you’re anyone who wants to go about things the right away in this field, this interview if for you.
How can practitioners operating in the real world, not twitter, let science influence feasible best-practice methods? What does a true multidisciplinary high-performance staff (and it’s operations) look like? Check out Dr. Ian McKeown’s candid chronicles here!
What You’ll Learn From This Episode:
- What a day in the life really looks like
- Which methods work in the REAL world
- How Mackers has helped grow an outstanding high performance culture at PAFC