WTW Podcast #38: Alex Natera on What Matters in Stats and How to be Impactful
December 30, 2015, Posted in Archives
If you missed part one of our chat with Alex Natera of the Aspire Academy in Doha, Qatar, go listen now. If you want to know how to program like an elite track and field coach, listen to part two. In this final snippet, we tackle the arbitrary nature of stats and monitoring, and Alex relates his own experiences for actionable advice which can benefit any practitioner or researcher!
How can stats help us or hurt us as coaches? What can false positives do to our analysis? How can we find the right tests with which to monitor our athletes? Don’t miss this final snipped of our interview with Alex Natera!
What You’ll Learn From This Episode:
- Which statistics should you be measuring as a coach?
- How can false positives impact your analysis?
- Can we fine ONE test to trust for athlete monitoring?
- Why and when S&C programming can make a real difference