Neither Adults Nor Kids Like Being Berated For Mistakes
Former NFL quarterback Oliver Luck conveys the significance of positive coaching in youth sports.
Teaching Athletes How "Relaxed Intensity" Improves Performance
Super-Bowl-Champion-turned-youth-sports-speed-training-coach on the importance of focus and relaxation.
During Conditioning Drills, Help Athletes Focus On Skills
Super-Bowl-Champion-turned-youth-sports-speed-training-coach on the perils of using running as punishment
Lead With A Positive To Help Players Overcome Mistakes
When athletes make mistakes, Mermuys chooses to lead with a positive before following up with a correction.
6 Life Lessons From The Cubs In The 2016 World Series
Here are six lessons that youth sports participants can take away from the Cubs’ 2016 World Series win.
Pat Fitzgerald: Sports Parents Seeking More Playing Time
When conversations with parents turn to playing time, he asks whether the parents have talked to their son.
Connection Is The Foundation Of The Indians Success
Carter Hawkins, Cleveland Indians Player Development exec, credits "connection" for the team’s success.
Use A Mistake Ritual: Let It Go! (Just Like The Song)
A mistake ritual can change an athletes perspective about trying new things, making mistakes, and improving.
How A Texas Football Team Showed Respect In Crunchtime
For all coaches & athletes in similar situations, this is an example of how to put sportsmanship into action.
Back To School Tips And Tools
Use our printable back-to-school guide to help you make this your best sports season ever!