Sample Script For ELM Tree Of Mastery
Coaches can use this script to introduce athletes to the concept of the ELM Tree of Mastery.
Remember The Player-Ref Ratio When Thinking About An Official's Job
Jack Clark talks about the importance of respect toward teammates, officials, and opponents in rugby.
John O'Sullivan says that making the ride home a 'teachable moment' starts to take the joy out of the game.
Jack Clark on what it truly means to be a team oriented player and why that is something he looks for.
Coaches can think they know it all right away. Dave St. Peter says he still doesn't know it all years later.
Athletes Should Look For "Fit" Beyond Sports When Being Recruited
In college athletics, Jack Clark stresses the importance of the right "fit" with athlete, student, and person.
4 Strategies College Coaches Use In Recruiting
Pat Fitzgerald uses these 4 approaches when recruiting student-athletes to the next level in college.
4 Life Lessons That Youth Can Learn From Golf
Matt Hayden on how golf teaches young athletes about integrity, problem solving, and the growth mindset.
Twins President: Fun Is A Necessary Ingredient Of Success On The Field
The best players always keep fun in mind: keeping fun in mind is an important ingredient of success.
How Young Athletes Benefit From Constructive Feedback Later In Life
Olympic Rower Gevvie Stone on the value of processing a coach's feedback for success in sports and beyond.
When Disabled Kids Participate In Sports, They Can Realize Their Potential
Former Wheelchair Coach on how sport allows disabled kids to realize a potential they did not know existed.
Parents Shouldn't Be Involved In Playing Time Discussions
AD Steve Kryger says that playing time discussions should be between the player and a coach, not the AD.
Why Coaches Should Avoid Criticizing Immediately After A Mistake
Tod Creneti, HS football coach, presents a positive outcome when an athlete has made a mistake.