Sport For Life - SA Model for long-term participant development

Development (LTPD) that is designed to meet the needs of participants at all levels. LTPD outlines the stages and capabilities that are necessery to promote both mass participation and excellence on a much wider scale throughout the country. These stages and capabilities should to be tailored to the needs, context and stage of development of participants. In essence, LTPD is a tool kit to assist in decision-making and practice for participants, coaches, National Federations (NF), policy makers and others. LTPD represents a powerful tool for the practical implementation of the vision, values and principles of the Sport and Recreation South Africa (SRSA) White Paper (2011) and the National Sports Indaba. LTPD is not a panacea or rigid setoff prescriptions. In essence, it is a guide and enabling tool to underpin and facilitate the development of mass participation and high performance.

Date
: 21 November 2013
Author
: SASCOC
Year
: 2013
Volume
: 1
Publication
: book
Publication Page
: 100
Media Type
: Book
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