Sample Script For ELM Tree Of Mastery
Coaches can use this script to introduce athletes to the concept of the ELM Tree of Mastery.
Let Kids Learn Sports By Watching, Rather Than Detailed Explanations
Matt Kata talks about how kids watching professionals can sometimes be the best teacher.
Jack Clark on what mental toughness means and the importance it plays on a successful team.
Increasing access to quality coaching across the country while helping private instructors and coaches...
Dan James talks about the fear disabled people have when first trying sports and the joy it leads to.
How To Define Your Team Culture Goals With Your Athletes
This 100-point exercise is designed to help coaches think about the values they want as part of their culture.
What To Do When Your Most Talented Player Has The Worst Attitude
It can be an incredibly frustrating situation if your best player has a bad attitude. She could bring 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.
Trusting The Process Even When You Dislike The Results
Mental skills coach Graham Betchart says confidence based on external feedback is "shaky confidence."
If Coaches Do Their Job Right, Players Will Want To Come Back Forever
Tod Creneti says a good coach will inspire a player to come back 25 years later.
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.
What Title IX Means For Julie Foudy And All Women In Sports
Title IX did not only help Foudy in sports, but it's helped as a great equalizer for women in general.