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Mustafa Sarkar and Nathan K. Hilton

interpersonal relationships and positive coach behaviors, supported gymnasts through these challenges and encouraged them to overcome failure. Gymnastics participation was perceived to develop resilience, as well as life skills, self-efficacy, and self-esteem. Importantly, White and Bennie ( 2015 ) noted that

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Pete Van Mullem and Kirk Mathias

.C. , & Gano-Overway , L.A . ( 2017 ). Coaching life skills development: Best practices and high school tennis coach exemplar . International Sport Coaching Journal, 4 ( 2 ), 206 – 219 . doi: 10.1123/iscj.2016-0080 SHAPE America . ( 2020 ). National standards for sport coaches . Retrieved from https

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Meg G. Hancock, Lindsey Darvin and Nefertiti A. Walker

representation in compliance and academic services. Additional research also suggests that women are often funneled into the “soft areas” of intercollegiate athletics, including compliance, academic services, life skills, and sports information ( Grappendorf, Pent, Buton, & Henderson, 2008 ). Lumpkin et

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Johannes Raabe, Andrew D. Bass, Lauren K. McHenry and Rebecca A. Zakrajsek

be constructive for sport psychology professionals to consider more specifically how players’ experiences in higher education may facilitate their transition out of sport and purposefully incorporate such life skills into their work with athletes who did not attend college. Additional research in

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Paul R. Ashbrook, Andrew Gillham and Douglas Barba

patients (pp.  37 – 69 ). New York, NY : Oxford University Press . Jones , M.I. , Lavallee , D. , & Tod , D. ( 2011 ). Developing communication and organization skills: The ELITE life skills reflective practice intervention . The Sport Psychologist, 25 ( 2 ) , 159 – 176 . doi:10.1123/tsp.25

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Knud Ryom, Mads Ravn, Rune Düring and Kristoffer Henriksen

solely on football skills, supports previous findings that show that this is key to a positive developmental pathway ( Larsen et al., 2014 ). Positive youth development environments allow the members to develop life skills that are useful across a range of arenas ( Holt et al., 2017 ). The study suggests

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Rob Millington, Lyndsay M.C. Hayhurst, Audrey R. Giles and Steven Rynne

). Examples of such programs include Goldcorp’s support of Right to Play’s “Promoting Life-skills in Aboriginal Youth” program, Imperial Oil’s funding of “Imperial Oil Place” for recreational hockey and skating in Cold Lake, Alberta, and Rio Tinto’s support of programs such as the Northwest Territories Track

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Elizabeth A. Taylor, Allison B. Smith, Natalie M. Welch and Robin Hardin

competency is common in the sport industry as well. Women working in intercollegiate athletics are often funneled into the “soft” areas of the department such as academic advising, life skills, and women’s sports suggesting that they are not capable of successfully overseeing an athletic department

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Luciana De Martin Silva and John W. Francis

sport coaching (pp.  96 – 107 ). London, UK : Routledge . doi: 10.4324/9780203132623.ch8 Hardcastle , S.J. , Tye , M. , Glassey , R. , & Hagger , M.S. ( 2015 ). Exploring the perceived effectiveness of a life skills development program for high-performance athletes . Psychology of Sport and