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.
Why It's Important To Understand The Game, Not Just Be Athletic
Brad Frost talks about how understanding the game separates the really good players from the elite.
AJ Hinch: Being A Teammate In All Aspects Of Life
Manager of the Houston Astros discusses how being an athlete helped transition him into his role in the MLB.
Doug Wilson: Coaching For Mastery
Wilson, former NHL player, discusses how parents and coaches can encourage youth athletes to focus on mastery.
The Value Of Playing Multiple Sports
Leslie Osborne explains how playing multiple sports aided her success and helped prevent injury.
Tommy Amaker On Playing Multiple Sports
Why coaches and parents should encourage athletes to play multiple sports and not specialize too early.
Pat Fitzgerald On Specialization In Youth Sports
Northwestern University's Football Coach explains the value of youth athletes playing multiple sports.
Rick Davis On Specialization
An athlete who reached the top of his sport explains why early specialization does not help.