10 Things We've Learned About Youth and HS Sports During the Pandemic
Now seven months in, we’ve learned a few things about the pandemic’s wider impact on youth & HS sports.
Power of Positive: Picking Up New Sports Late; Olympic Perspectives
Aja Evans, who won Olympic bronze in 2014 in bobsled and went back in 2018 to finish 5th, joins PCA's podcast.
Coaches can get involved in leadership in a different way by talking about character-building and identity.
Activity from PCA trusted resource RISE to examine how athletes use sports as an agent social change.
Find out what makes boxer Muhammad Ali so legendary in this movie, and discuss with your child or team.
Erin Chastain: World Cup Dreams and Keeping Perspective
We hosted DePaul Women's Soccer Coach Erin Chastain on the Power of Positive Podcast, powered by Tipevo.
What Kids Can Really Learn From Elite Pro Athletes
Zaza Pachulia discussing different lessons that student-athletes can learn by following professional athletes
Grit And Resiliency Learned In Sports Lasts For Life
Assistant GM Trent Redden highlights the importance of two qualities that coaches should focus on in sports.
Parents Need To Stop Trophy-Chasing And Let Their Kids Learn
Winning is important, but it's more important to help kids learn life lessons because trophies collect dust.
Coaches And Parents Need Not Praise Effort When It's Not There
Praising ineffective or absent effort is the same thing as telling kids "I don't expect you to improve."
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!
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?
Telling Kids They're Talented Harms Them
Mindset author Carol Dweck explains why parents should talk about the process of sports, instead of talent.