The next two stages of the Wheelchair Basketball LTAD involve athletes 18 years and older. All of their technical, tactical, physical, mental and ancillary skills and capacities should be fully established. The focus now is on refining all skills and capacities. Shorter periods of training at high level of intensity accompanied by frequent recovery breaks to avoid burnout are recommended.
Stage 6 – LEARN TO WINAges: Early Entry: females 18-23 +/- years, males 18-25 +/- yearsLate Entry: +4/5+ years
Stage 7 – TRAIN TO WINAges: Early Entry: females 23+/- years, males 25+/- yearsLate Entry: +5-10+ years
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