Parents Avoiding Specialization Even When Coach Demands It
Brad Frost talks about how playing different sports helps kids develop skills that they otherwise would not.
Coaches Shouldn't Spread The Myth That Specializing Makes You Better
Any coach that tells a twelve-year-old player that they need to pick one sport is doing them a disservice.
Now seven months in, we’ve learned a few things about the pandemic’s wider impact on youth & HS sports.
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.
Mitch Hull: The Impact Of A Coach
USA Wrestling National Teams Director Mitch Hull talks about the role of a coach in a youth athlete’s life.
Phil Housley: 24 Hour Rule
NHL Legend Housley tells us why high school athletes are at a particularly critical point in their development
Jimmy Conrad: Work Hard When No One Is Watching
Former MLS and Team USA Player Jimmy Conrad advises to put in hard work when no one is watching.
Stacy Sykora: Play Multiple Sports
Stacy discusses what it's like to play in 3 Olympic Games and to be named the world’s best Volleyball digger.
Leah O'Brien-Amico: Play With Passion, Live With Purpose
Leah talks about playing with passion and how that shaped her into the softball player and coach that she is.
Doug Wilson: Coaching For Mastery
Wilson, former NHL player, discusses how parents and coaches can encourage youth athletes to focus on mastery.