The 1 Thing Coaches Guarantee Is That Playing Sports Does End. What Next?
Pat Fitzgerald wants his players to develop as athletes and people, preparing for life after football.
Sports Create A Shared Experience That Can Make Friendships Forever
Sports allowed Alexi Lalas to build lifelong friendships that still exist outside of sports years later.
What Title IX Means For Julie Foudy And All Women In Sports
Title IX did not only help Foudy in sports, but it's helped as a great equalizer for women in general.
How Sports Can Teach Life Lessons To Troubled Teens
Structure, discipline, and teamwork are lessons Thomas teaches to help his athletes for life after prison.
The Importance Of Positivity For Kids With Difficult Backgrounds
By teaching the fundamentals and structure in a positive way, Thomas notices that kids begin to thrive.
How Self-Compassion Helps With Resilience And Handling Failure
Self-compassion and remembering that failure is part of being human helps people persist and be resilient.
How Coaches Can Teach Mindfulness To Their Athletes
Practicing mindfulness is the easiest, cheapest way to gain control of your mind, says Dacher Keltner.
Learning In Sports And Life Doesn't Happen Without Mistakes
If you're going to have a learning environment, you have to cultivate a culture in which mistakes are OK.
Grit And Resiliency Learned In Sports Lasts For Life
Assistant GM Trent Redden highlights the importance of two qualities that coaches should focus on in sports.
Give Effort Until You Don't Get It Wrong, Don't Just Do It Once
Award-winning coach comments on how players progress, sometimes in order to ensure they support teammates