Neither Adults Nor Kids Like Being Berated For Mistakes
Former NFL quarterback Oliver Luck conveys the significance of positive coaching in youth sports.
Making The Concept Of Perfection Useful, Not Harmful
One thing Jerry Lynch notices is how many parents want their kids to be perfect. Can this be harmful?
Here's What Happens When Parents Remove Pressure From The Sidelines
If parents just enjoy watching their kid from the stands, their kid performs better and makes fewer mistakes.
Nutrition Matters: Just Playing Sports Cannot Prevent Obesity
Alyssa Koomas, of Healthy Kids Out Of School, gives specific advice on developing healthy eating habits.
USA Baseball: 5 Benefits Of Playing Multiple Sports
Learn the 5 benefits of playing multiple sports from USA Baseball's Confident Baseball Coach Course.
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.
Paul Tough: Kids Want Challenges and Connection
Best-selling author Paul Tough describes how coaches and parents can be both warm and demanding.
Too Many Kids Leave Sports Because Of The Car Ride Home
Brad Frost, Women's Hockey Coach at Minnesota, urges parents to support their kid's team regardless of talent.
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.