Topic 4 Coaches impact

Coaches have a huge impact on their athletes, so they are responsible if they are a bad influence. Coaches’ behaviors that is rude, cruel or masculine have been found to increase violence and aggression within athletes. Also, when coaches pressure their players and emphasize that winning is all that matters, they encourage players towards violent and unethical behavior against their opponents. So, what can coaches do to help reduce violence instead of reinforcing it?