[Podcast] What is Open - Dub Maddox

By Keith Grabowski | Posted 4/17/2019

On this episode of the Coach and Coordinator podcast, Keith Grabowski is joined by recurring guest Dub Maddox, head coach of Victory Christian High School in Tulsa, Okla. Coach Maddox is not only a decorated coach but also a two-time author with his works, “Adapt or Die” and “From Headset to Helmet.” He joins the podcast to discuss his new book, “What is Open.” Grabowski and Coach Maddox break down what went into the book and what Maddox hopes coaches get from this new book.

01:17 What is “What is Open”

06:38 Stories and scenarios that shape the book

15:10 Advantage in R4

18:20 Be adaptable

19:45 Result in R4

25:54 Culture starts with the coaching staff

28:00 Focus 3

30:08 The process of developing everyone

35:15 The system is for everybody

36:50 Personnel driven

40:47 Evaluations

43:20 What’s next?

44:17 Connect with coach:

Twitter: @CoachDubMaddox


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