• 4 Citations
  • 2 h-Index
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Personal profile

Biography

Kenny is Programme Leader for Sports Coaching related degrees.  Kenny is a Senior Lecturer in Sports Coaching and joined Edge Hill in September 2008. Kenny has experience both coaching and playing at a professional and semi-professional level.  Kenny coaches primarily with football players within the specific ages of 17 and above.

Kenny has educated professional players, coached and scouted in Professional League football and previously worked at The FA as a Coach Educator aiding those players/coaches in grassroots football right through to elite level performance. Kenny is interested in improving the quality of both players and coaches at the respective ages and levels noted above. Kenny additionally holds the prestigious UEFA A Licence coaching qualification and the FA Youth Award.

Research interests

Kenny’s research focuses on the application between coaching pedagogy and practice.  Kenny’s interests lie within areas of pedagogical practice and application to enhance understanding in a coaching setting and elite level coaching practice within football.

This interest has led to particular research and conference attendance and delivery contributions covering The Use of headcams to investigate coach learning within elite coach education and practice to SPLISS, Antwerp, Belgium and also Coach learning in ‘Elite Coach Education’: The possibilities of auto ethnographical coaching practice via head mounted cameras for the European Sports Development Network Conference (ESDN).

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Research Output 2013 2017

  • 4 Citations
  • 2 h-Index
  • 4 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Paper
10 Downloads (Pure)

Passion and paranoia: An embodied tale of emotion, identity, and pathos in sports coaching.

Potrac, P., Mallett, C., Greenough, K. & Nelson, L., 23 Aug 2017, In : Sports Coaching Review. 6, 2, p. 142-161

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
coaching
Sports
emotion
truth theory
experience
2 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Children’s voices in mini soccer: an exploration of critical incidents

O'Gorman, J. & Greenough, K., 2016, In : Soccer & Society. p. 1-17

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
soccer
incident
experience
methodology
video recording
2 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
coach
coaching
learning
periodization
narrative

Lev Vygotsky: Learning Through Social Interaction in Coaching.

Potrac, P., Nelson, L., Greenough, K. & Groom, R., 7 Apr 2016, Learning in sports coaching: Theory and application.. Potrac, P., Nelson, L. & Groom, R. (eds.). London: Routledge, p. 101-112

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

coaching
Sports
interaction
learning
education

Mind games in amateur boxing

Rushton, W. & Greenough, K., 31 Dec 2016, In : Journal of Qualitative Research in Sports Studies. 10, 1, p. 113-126

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

File
Amateur
Manchester
Opponents

Projects 2017 2018

Activities 2000 2019

  • 4 Publication Peer-review
  • 2 Membership of group/panel
  • 1 Examination

European Physical Education Review (Journal)

KENNY GREENOUGH (Reviewer)
2019 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication Peer-review

External Examiner for UCFB Football related performance degrees

KENNY GREENOUGH (Examiner)
20162020

Activity: Examination typesExamination

International Journal of Sport Policy and Politics (Journal)

KENNY GREENOUGH (Reviewer)
20142016

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication Peer-review

Soccer and Society (Journal)

KENNY GREENOUGH (Reviewer)
20142015

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication Peer-review

Journal of Qualitative Research in Sports Studies (Journal)

KENNY GREENOUGH (Reviewer)
20122015

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication Peer-review