Relationship on Group Performance
Impacts of Coach-Leadership and Coach-Athlete Relationship on Group Performance
Coaches are the crossing point between school and students. Coaches’ beliefs, attitudes, and values influence the athletes with whom the coach interacts (Wei, 2009). The study of leadership can be traced back to ancient Greece and China. For over seventy years, scholars in modern psychological and social sciences have given their effort and energy in leadership (Cheng, 2008). The application of leadership theories to organizations or groups were only around for thirty years (Wei, 2009). Coaches’ leadership styles have greatly affected the relationship between coaches and players and the ...