Kids Don't Have To Decide At Age Six That They Want To Be Pro Athletes
R.C. Buford recognizes today's youth sports provides more freedom to play whichever sport they want.
The Best Mentors Help Kids Find Their Passion
R.C. Buford recognizes the mentors in his life and how they guided him to play the sport of his choice.
Parents Role Is To Help Their Kids See The Bigger Picture
Buford emphasizes why parents should allow their kids to play multiple sports and to continually show support.
Parents Can't Make Kids Passionate About Sports, It Comes From The Kid
David Portugal emphasizes why kids should be passionate about the sport as opposed to the parents.
Avoid The Natural Desire To Constantly Instruct Kids As A First-Time Coach
Ben Dudley shares his advice to 1st-time coaches through using his experience as a first time coach.
How Parents Can Resist Analyzing Kids Performance During The Car-Ride Home
Ben Dudley talks about his shift from a coach to a parent on the car-ride home to provide better support.
Raptors Coach Phil Handy: Be Upfront With Parents About Their Role
Phil Handy explains the importance of being direct with parents about your expectations as a coach.
Biggest Joy of Sports Parenting Is Seeing Kids Have Fun, Win Or Lose
Nigel Barton emphasizes why parents should focus on their kids having fun rather than the ending score.
Even The Most Successful People In The World Need Meaningful Coaches
Rex Lindaman discusses why coaches or mentors are necessary for any person to become successful.
Who needs an ACL reconstruction?
Dr. Kevin Shea provides his insight on who may need ACL reconstruction vs. those who don’t.