Henk’s coaching credentials include Nelli Cooman, Melene Ottey, Troy Douglas and Tennis star Mary Pierce. His specialty is the physical and mental coaching, in particular stress and stress management. When you consider both Ottey and Douglas ran world class times in their 40’s, something is working.
Above: Henk Kraaijenhof with Jill Taylor of Athletics Australia (Photo Credits: Mike Hurst)
Currently,Henk Kraaijenhof is touring Australia and Mike Hurst had a chance to interview him.
If you missed it, read my 2012 Friday Five interview with Henk Kraaijenhof (A MUST READ)
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And don’t forget to listen to the whole interview, as he gives his 3 secrets to coaching high level athletes. Of course, the number 1 tip has been his mantra all these decades… something a lot of traditional American coaches fail to achieve!
Interview with Henk Kraaijenhof
Presenter: Mike Hurst
Broadcast Date: November 2014
File Size: 55.5 Mb