Sports Are What I Do, They Are Not Who I Am
American professional soccer player talks about the journey to understand that her sport does not define her.
Avoid The Extremes: Keep Both Success And Failure In Perspective
Former Olympian speaks about in every situation, win or loss, there is always something to improve at.
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.
Brown University's Kia McNeill: Every Player Has Value
Here in the PCA/Maddie Potts Coaching Symposium, Brown's Kia McNeill shares her thoughts on four key topics.
Two Things Players Need To Know Before ANY Criticism
Learn what Coach Stewart has to say about filling his player's emotional tanks, important in college, too.
Steve Kerr on Finding A Balance with Team Emotions
Steve Kerr explains the importance of balancing emotions on a team during a series of wins and losses.
Supreme Confidence: When Process Translates Into Desired Results
Mental skills coach Graham Betchart says confidence based on external feedback is "shaky confidence."
Let Kids Learn Sports By Watching, Rather Than Detailed Explanations
Matt Kata talks about how kids watching professionals can sometimes be the best teacher.
Having A Disability Doesn't Change Who You Are, It Reveals Who You Are
Dan James talks about the fear disabled people have when first trying sports and the joy it leads to.
The Importance Of Positivity For Kids With Difficult Backgrounds
By teaching the fundamentals and structure in a positive way, Thomas notices that kids begin to thrive.
The Positive Effects Of Fist-Bumps And High-Fives
Dacher Keltner describes a less common way to fill teammates emotional tanks- fist-bumps, high-fives and hugs.