Coach Matt

Creating the Playoff Experience IV: Action

In the previous posts of this series we have been talking about the role experiences play in creating passion in sport. We have also been discussing the best ways to create these experiences.  Starting the journey of creating great experience begins with awareness.  Awareness of who am I as a coach? As we become aware… Continue reading Creating the Playoff Experience IV: Action

Coach Matt

Creating the Playoff Experience III: Strategy

In the previous posts we have been talking about the development of passion through experiences and how we as coaches create the best experiences for our athletes. The first step to creating quality experiences is awareness. Awareness of who we are as coaches and how we impact and make a difference in the lives of… Continue reading Creating the Playoff Experience III: Strategy

Coach Matt

Creating the Playoff Experience: Part II – Awareness

“Develop the passion so that we can develop the player.”   – Paul S. A. Mairs & Richard E. Shaw from the book Coaching Outside the Box Picture: Matt Nein with former intern Tim Morrill who has a tremendous passion for strength and conditioning. Check him out at Morrill Performance at http://strengthandconditioningfitness.com/ In my previous post we… Continue reading Creating the Playoff Experience: Part II – Awareness

Coach Brad · Development · Education · Leadership

Success Defined

“The reasonable man adapts himself to the world, the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself.  Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.” George Bernard Shaw Irish playwright and co-founder of London School of Economics Finding and defining success is an important concept that athletes, coaches, and parents must comprehend… Continue reading Success Defined