More Complex Coaching Can Mean More Mistakes
As basketball is such a mistake-prone game, Lakers Coach Jesse Mermuys argues that for coaches, "less is more"
Here's What Happens When Parents Remove Pressure From The Sidelines
If parents just enjoy watching their kid from the stands, their kid performs better and makes fewer mistakes.
PCA Advisory Board Member Marcia McDermott shares the strategies she uses to help athletes learn leadership.
AYSO expert: choosing the level of play should depend on the player's readiness, not the parents' desires
AYSO expert: Coaches should involve players' parents from the start and communicate clearly and consistently
Life Lessons From The Playing Field
PCA Founder and CEO Jim Thompson shares profound insights into the youth and high school sports experience.
How To Embrace The Role of a Second-Goal Parent®
Fiesta Bowl Executive Director Mike Nealy shares the value of teaching life lessons through sports.
Life Lessons From Game-Time Mistakes
Focus on the big picture -- life lessons -- when helping your child past mistakes made in competition.
Supporting Your Children When They Make Mistakes
How to demonstrate unconditional support of your child while reinforcing a mastery approach to the sport.
The Importance Of Developing A Mistake Ritual
A mistake ritual helps athletes, coaches and parents move on to the most important play -- the next play!
Youth Sports As A Development Zone: Jim Thompson At TEDxFargo
PCA Founder gives a passionate presentation on the state of youth sports and how we can improve the culture.
Tony Dorsett: Overcoming Adversity And Mistakes
Hall of Famer and Heisman Trophy Winner Tony Dorsett shares his stories on athletes overcoming adversity.
Dot Richardson: The Pivotal Role of Teammates
Dot Richardson shares her insight on how teammates help athletes bounce back from mistakes and stay motivated.