Watch as Coach explains that when communicating with deaf and hard-of-hearing athletes, the visual aspect is important and body language is key. Your athletes will focus on your body language and it is important to realize how observant they are. Make sure that your players can see you when communicating with them and encourage them to stay focused on you. After practice take the time to ask your athletes individually if they understand what was being communicated.
This clip comes from our AD Insider LIVE | Thursday 30 show that aired on March 11, 2021. Click here to view the entire session.