Mentorship is a relationship in which a more experienced or more knowledgeable person helps to guide a less experienced or less knowledgeable person.
It is a learning and development partnership between someone with vast experience and someone who wants to learn.
Talentscout360 has a group of experienced MENTORS available to assist with “The Players” development.
Our MENTORS focus on the following 5 components of development:
It’s the knowledge and understanding of specific skills relating to your sport, improving these skills are necessary to play the game efficiently.
This include (rugby related):
Evasion skills, handling skills, contact skills, defence skills, maul skills, rucking skills, scrum skills, lineout skills, backline attack, kicking and catching & restarts.
It’s the knowledge and understanding of the game and application of its principles to achieve goals.
Laws/ethics, game plan & principles.
It’s the knowledge and understanding of the physical components specifically related to age and development.
Multi-sprint capabilities, strength and power, speed, agility and quickness, sports and position specific conditioning, team training programs, individualized training programs & establish recovery routes.
Personal & Lifestyle:
It’s the knowledge and understanding of issues related to self-awareness, self-development and establishing a balanced perspective.
Principle-centred values, pursue education/development, integration of sport, career and life goals, awareness of leadership demands and responsibilities, coping with set-backs/failure, self-reliance, patience to achieve long term goals and the pursuit of excellence.
It’s the knowledge and understanding of the psychological skills and strategies related to effective performance.
Pre-match preparation, individualized warm-up routines, physical relaxation, understanding/coping with arousal and anxiety, goal setting & concentration – functional roles.
Access to these MENTORS are limited to REGISTERED PLAYERS only.
Included in the registration fee is an assesment to determine and address possible areas of concern and compile a suggested path to correct these concerns.
Sessions can then be booked at a mentor of your choice to assist the player in his holistic development pathway. Cost of these sessions on request.
Being part of the MENTORSHIP PROGRAM will enhance the player’s profile.