Katie Ledecky’s High School AD: “Who Will Be the Next Katie Ledecky?”
The natural reaction to the question is that I’m referring to competitive swimming success. In fact, I am not.
The Role of Character in Olympians
Working with Olympians has allowed me to see the significant role that great character plays in success.
Discussion Guide for Mind/Game: The Unquiet Journey of Chamique Holdsclaw
Watch Mind/Game with your team or child and use this guide for a discussion on mental health in sports.
Teachable Moments While Watching The Olympics
Watching your favorite events with athletes you are coaching or parenting? Help them find teachable moments.
Using Targeted Symbolic Rewards With Your Athletes
An excerpt from *The Power of Double-Goal Coaching* by Jim Thompson on how to honor players for their efforts.
Reshaping The Halftime Speech
Using a mobile app could take your halftime speeches to the next level.
Reward Effort Until Effort Is Its Own Reward
Teach life lessons on the intrinsic value of effort while improving athletic performance and keeping it fun.
How To Motivate A 10-Year-Old Player
Tips on how you can involve young players that aren't motivated to learn the game.
Should you give out an MVP award? Read this PCA expert's opinion and then decide if it's right for your team.
Keeping Cool Around Hot High School Rivalries
In the spotlight of competitive rivalries, teams feel the inspiration and challenge to be at their best.