Sample Script For ELM Tree Of Mastery
Coaches can use this script to introduce athletes to the concept of the ELM Tree of Mastery.
Ask The Leading Questions And Your Players Will Find The Answers
USA Field Hockey Coach allows her athletes to discover what works best for them in a particular skill or role.
These daily inspirational quotes and photos help coaches motivate players and help parents teach life lessons.
Sports Psychology Professor Mary Fry, on what kids say about coaches who care.
AD Tony Price suggests hiring coaches that care and invest in their community.
Failing One Time Doesn't Make You A Failure
Tom Herman, University of Texas Head Football Coach, describes how one failure or mistake doesn't define you.
Working Hard And Smiling Are Two Signs Of A Great Practice Environment
Christian Lavers talks about the signs that a coach has created the right environment for the players.
Inspiration Of The Day: Either Find A Way To Succeed Or Make One
This award-winning coach has a Latin saying on her door that means “I will find a way or make one.”
Coaches That Think They Know It All Set A Bad Example For Athletes
Coaches who stop learning set an example for players to stop learning, too, says Graham Betchart of Lucid.
How Coaches Can Teach Mental Toughness And Emotional Intelligence
This coach challenges his players to handle situations on and off the field with class and character.
Don't Over Coach (K.I.S.S. - Keep It Simple, Stupid)
Wardell Jones talks about how keeping it simple benefits everyone involved with the team.
Trusting The Process Even When You Dislike The Results
Mental skills coach Graham Betchart says confidence based on external feedback is "shaky confidence."
No Matter What The Score Is, If You Reward Effort, Results Come Later
Tod Creneti talks about how rewarding things like effort regardless of the score make a team better.