Cricket coach Swapnil Karekar is a certified coach by International Cricket Council Academy (ICCA).
Swapnil Karekar took the education for
ICC Level 2 Coach at ICC Academy - Dubai, UAE in April 2018.
The ICC Coach Level 2 accreditation enables him into coaching topics like
- Player Analysis for Batting, Bowling and Fielding
- Bio Mechanics for Cricket like Balance, Momentum, Power that are used in cricket.
- Physical Strength and Conditioning and its role in development of cricket player
- Mental skills and its use for cricket players in practice and performance
- Coaching systems at professional and elite levels using cricket seasons, challenging environments and sweet spot
- Team Planning and Coaching at different levels from junior to elite and session to full season
- Personal Coaching and Team Coaching for learning and performance at competition level cricket.
Coach Swapnil Karekar passed the exam and is awarded the Certificate for
ICC Level 1 Coach Education in March 2017 at ICC Academy - Dubai, UAE.
The ICC Coach Level 1 accreditation coach education involved topics like
- Coaching Basics of Safety, introducing cricket to new players and basic cricket skills coaching
- Coaching at junior cricket and community level cricket with ICC Coaching Methodology
- Batting, Bowling, Fielding and Wicket Keeping drills and games
- Cricket Rules and Development systems at different cricket levels
- Planning environments, sessions and coaching systems for junior cricket and community cricket.
He has done the Leadership and Coaching in cricket by Gary Kirsten – Online course in November 2017
The Coaching insights involved in the coaching course with Gary Kirsten included cricket topics like
- Player Performance Management
- Individual and Team Culture
- Values and Behaviours
- Feedback and Coaching
- Criteria of Selection and Recruitment
- Team Balance and Man Management
Since 2015 he has been coaching in professional pathway to college and university cricket teams and club players.
Swapnil Karekar has been coaching since 2006 in Mumbai - India to college teams, private coaching to club level players.