The Sport Information Resource Centre
The Sport Information Resource Centre

Being part of a team can be one of the most supportive environments to learn and grow as an athlete and as an individual. However, working with multiple personalities and strengths can cause friction, frustration and conflict between teammates. When teammates are in conflict it can have a huge impact on team dynamics and team cohesion. It is how we work through the elements of conflict that helps us determine success. What can athletes and coaches do to prevent and resolve conflict?