Series: Standing Transitions
Technical Skill: High Crouch Stance
Video Run Time: 11 minutes; 36 seconds
Practice: 15 – 20 minute to understand the Skill Keys and Drill Review; 20 – 30 minute Mentally Practice Drill Execution
Estimated Practice Duration: 35 – 50 minutes
Practice Level: Foundational
ABOUT THE PRACTICE RESOURCE
The first step to maximizing your improvement, starts with preparation. Being prepared with knowledge and information can significantly improve your readiness to physically practice a skill. The process of learning and sharpening a skill involves both mental and physical aspects, and having a strong foundation of knowledge can positively impact your practice
Our Skills Drill Insight videos will use ‘learning’ and ‘mental practice’ to have you better prepared before you physically execute the exercise.
The purpose of this practice resource is to watch and learn about how the drill is executed so that you understand and are ready to physically execute the drill on your next practice day.
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Being prepared with knowledge and information provides a solid platform for physically practicing a skill. It facilitates a deeper understanding of the skill’s nuances, fosters efficient learning, enhances safety, and enables you to set and achieve meaningful goals. The combination of mental preparedness and physical practice will contribute to significant improvements in your skill development journey.
Understanding the fundamentals: Knowledge provides you with a clear understanding of the fundamental principles, concepts, and mechanics behind the skill. This understanding allows you to approach the practice with a well-defined framework, making it easier to build upon and refine your technique.
Visualization: Before physically engaging in the skill, having a mental representation of how it should be performed is crucial. Knowledge enables you to visualize the correct movements, postures, and techniques, which can enhance your ability to execute them accurately during practice.
Identifying mistakes: When you possess knowledge about the skill, you can recognize and correct mistakes more effectively. Understanding the correct form and mechanics allows you to identify deviations from the ideal technique and make necessary adjustments.
Feedback analysis: Knowledge helps you process and utilize feedback more effectively. Instead of merely following instructions, you can comprehend the feedback’s underlying reasons and apply it intelligently to your practice.
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