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?
With Expectation, Kids Will Always Perceive The Limitations
With expectation, one will always perceive the limitations. Evolved individuals act without expectation.
Help Athletes Get To Know Themselves, And They Will Learn How To Learn
Super-Bowl-Champion-turned-youth-sports-speed-training-coach on helping athletes get to know themselves
When Coaches Communicate Effectively, Athletes Believe In The Message
When coaches collectively communicate the same message, it's more likely that athletes will embrace it.
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.
The Season Isn't A Failure If You Didn't Win A Championship
Brad Frost talks about how he started to emphasize more than winning a championship as a measure of success.
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.