Colleen Coyne and Advice to Her Younger Self: Relax and Soak It All In
Boston Pride president Colleen Coyne is an Olympic Gold Medalist (Nagano, 1998), coach, sports parent, and seasoned executive who knows and honors the game. After a standout career at the University of New Hampshire, Coyne went on to anchor the American defense on four different USWNT culminating in gold in the 1998 Olympics. Coyne, and the entire 1998 team, are members of the Hockey Hall of Fame. A believer in teamwork and positivity, Coyne gives back to the game by serving on the USA Hockey Board of Directors executive committee and by coaching youth hockey.
In this video, Colleen Coyne discusses how throughout her playing career she wishes that she had "soaked in the moment" a little bit more instead of being so intense and focused. Specifically, this video focuses on the advice she would give to her younger self, specifically during her Olympic Games experiences.