Four Ways To Balance Athletic Identity
What if you worked on yourself as a person first, not just an athlete? Read here on how you can do just that.
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.
Nutrition: Water Is The Best Drink For Youth Athletes
Print this simple reminder on why water is great for youth athletes and how to help them hydrate properly.
3 Tips For Keeping Youth Athletes Healthy
These tips can help keep youth athletes healthy so that they can perform their best all season!
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.
Coaching Your Own Child
An excerpt from *The Power of Double-Goal Coaching* by Jim Thompson on if and how to coach your own child.
Flush And Park Mistakes With A Mistake Ritual
This article explains methods for moving past mistakes and focusing on the next needed action.