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Keeping Good Records

By Jack Jefferies on 2002-03-10

Keeping good records is a hallmark of most successful teams. It has been said that in order to manage success, you must be able to measure success. What this means is that in order to know where you are going, you need to know where you are.

There are many different details that our team tracks: block times, exit breaks and second point times, which formations we have exited, what cross training we have done and when, meet scores and averages.

We are diligent with the record keeping, doing it each jump or at least every day. Record each occurrence so that you know how often you have seen any given move, but only pay attention to general trends. Do not get hung up on specific times: they are only a small part of the whole picture.

Make specific goals around these statistics, what average time or score do we want by what date. Doing this, will go far keeping the team on track.

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By Jack Jefferies on 2002-03-10 | Last Modified on 2013-04-18

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