Skill Acquisition; Myths, action points and the future

There are a few audio resources based on a paper Mark Williams and I published in 2023 in the Journal of Sports Sciences. See publications for copy of article which is also open acccess:

Williams, A. M., & Hodges, N. J. (2023). Effective practice and instruction: A skill acquisition framework for excellence. Journal of Sports Sciences, 41(9), 833-849.



  1. Nov 30th: Coach Noah podcast: For episode link:
  2. Nov 8th: Interview for The Sport Psych Show with Dan Abrahams; On a Skill Acquisition Framework for Excellence (with Prof Mark Williams);
  3. Sep 2023 episode 460 – How Much Progress Have We Made in Skill Acquisition and Where Do We Need to Go?


Coaching Association of Canada (CAC): "Inside Coaching" <the newsletter of the CAC>; highlight tips in their monthly newletter based on this publication

March 2024