A Double-Goal Coach® Is Approachable And Keeps It Fun For Their Athletes
Breeze McDonald talks about how she keeps her team close and is more than just their coach.
How Coaches Can Balance Discipline And Fun
This Award-winning coach talks about balancing being assertive while also letting her players let loose.
Use our printable back-to-school guide to help you make this your best sports season ever!
Former pro soccer player Jenny Ruiz shares that moving on from mistakes is an attitude desired by coaches.
Fostering a growth mindset - one in which we focus on effort and progress - leads to greater self-confidence.
Why Players Can Take The Lead In Picking Their Own Captains
Why the team should choose their own leaders and the staff is responsible for developing those leaders.
How Coaches Can Help Kids Who Seem Lost And Lonely
This Award-winning Coach says it's important to simply show kids, ALL kids, that you care, not just some.
The Ideal Qualities Of A Youth And High School Sports Culture
Heather Woody talks about the qualities she focuses to create the right culture at her program.
How Coaches Can Model An Attitude Of Gratitude To Keep Kids Humble
Award-Winning Coach Breeze McDonald talks about using her attitude to help her players overcome obstacles.
Coaches Going The Extra Mile For Their Players When Parents Can't Help
No matter what, Ann Murphy makes sure the kid comes first and doesn't get left behind when parents get busy.
Working Mother-Coaches in Youth Sport: Beyond the Worker-Mother Identity
Mothers already have interpersonal qualities required for effective coaching that is less natural for others.
Coaches Demonstrating A "Never Quit" Attitude For Players
Murphy ensures that her athletes understand how important it is to never quit, no matter the score of a game.
The Challenges Young Muslim Girls Face In The Sports World
Award winning coach Fartun Osman says Muslim girls are judged before getting to know what they are capable of.