Jordan Burroughs: Training Mentally And Physically For Success
Burroughs shares with us his journey from humble beginnings to collegiate and international wrestling prowess.
The Winner's Circle For Post Game Or Practice Feedback
Sometimes positive feedback can be more impactful coming from teammates, as seen in this "Winner's Circle."
Winning is important, but it's more important to help kids learn life lessons because trophies collect dust.
Lavoi explores the lack of gender balance in the youth coaching ranks and why more mothers need to coach youth
Praising ineffective or absent effort is the same thing as telling kids "I don't expect you to improve."
Using Teachable Moments To Help Athletes Grow
Watch a youth hockey coach asking his team what they learned from the recent Winter Olympic Games.
The Criticism Sandwich Explained
Watch and learn as a youth coach uses the "criticism sandwich" with his player after a game.
Working With Your Players To Identify Mistakes
Watch as this wrestling coach helps his athletes identity their mistakes by asking, instead of telling.
Focusing On The Positives Of A Performance
This wrestling coach helps his athletes identify the things they did well, instead of focusing on failures.
Being Nervous Is Normal
Watch this coach talk to his players about pre-game nerves, and how to control what they can for success.
How To Involve The Bench
Keeping all athletes involved, even if they are not competing at the moment, can pay off for the whole team.
How To Use Positive Charting
Sometimes positive feedback can be more impactful coming from teammates, like here in a Winner's Circle.
How To Use The Buddy System
See how a coach introduces the buddy system to increase positive communication between teammates.