New Year's Resolutions for Youth And High School Athletes
In case you have not made (or kept!) any New Year’s Resolutions, we suggest some that will help you improve!
The Impact Of Growing Up Around Great Athletes
Ken Taylor ('85 Chicago Bears) recalls growing up in the legendary track and field haven known as "Speed City"
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
Help Athletes Get To Know Themselves, And They Will Learn How To Learn
Super-Bowl-Champion-turned-youth-sports-speed-training-coach on helping athletes get to know themselves
Making The Concept Of Perfection Useful, Not Harmful
One thing Jerry Lynch notices is how many parents want their kids to be perfect. Can this be harmful?
With Expectation, Kids Will Always Perceive The Limitations
With expectation, one will always perceive the limitations. Evolved individuals act without expectation.
"What's In It For Me?": Positive Coaching Pays Back Tenfold
A coaching legend describes the long-term payoff of positive coaching and how it helps players develop.
The Season Isn't A Failure If You Didn't Win A Championship
Brad Frost talks about how he started to emphasize more than winning a championship as a measure of success.
MLB Player Logan Forsythe Shares 3 Simple Traits For Success
Putting in the work, listening, and being a good person are traits that can make you successful on the field.
Paul Tough: Kids Want Challenges and Connection
Best-selling author Paul Tough describes how coaches and parents can be both warm and demanding.
Paralympian Muffy Davis: Building Foundational Trust With Athletes
Davis describes what trusting a coach meant for her so that she could follow the plan and ultimately succeed.