When Coaches Believe Everyone Can Develop, Talent Springs Up Everywhere
Everyone can improve their abilities if they have a coach who believes in them.
The Mindset Myth: Natural or Bust
Debunk the myth that athletes are either a natural or a bust.
Marlon Stewart (Oregon State Men's Basketball) explains the role of personality in recruiting student-athletes
Baker suggests athletes reframe failures in sports to learn from mistakes and better focus on the next play.
Former MLB All-Star Curtis Granderson talks about forgetting mistakes to focus on the rest of the game.
Double-Goal Coach Job Description
A Double-Goal Coach strives to win, and more importantly, to teach life lessons through sports.
Katey Stone: Learning To Challenge Players Without Demeaning Them
There is a difference between challenging and demeaning athletes while coaching.
Brian McBride On The Result Of Positive Coaching
McBride discusses why positive coaching is critical to keep kids interested in sports.
Let Kids Learn Sports By Watching, Rather Than Detailed Explanations
Matt Kata talks about how kids watching professionals can sometimes be the best teacher.
Kids Don't Need Your Garbage, They Need Your Best Every Day
Heather Woody on how it is crucial for leaders to bring their A-game every single day.
Coaches Who Care About Winning And Helping Their Athletes Find Joy
Award-winning coach considers joy more important than wins, though little wins bring joy.
Coaches Listening Can Help Athletes Work Through Grief And Struggle
Greg Lum Ho says the role of a coach is to listen to the athlete to help them process their grief.
Share this letter with players' parents/guardians to establish expectations. También en español.