Coach Brad · Education · Leadership · Youth Sports

The Importance of the Effective Youth Sports Teacher

“Well paid jobs in academy football are necessary to have higher quality teachers working with England’s youth players.” Matt Whitehouse http://whitehouseaddress.blogspot.co.uk/ The previous quote from Matt Whitehouse inspired me to construct this blog post focused upon youth sports in the United States.  Academy football in England provides a strong and effective youth program for the… Continue reading The Importance of the Effective Youth Sports Teacher

Coach Brad · Education · Leadership · Youth Sports

Love, Passion, and Desire: Creating the Dedicated Athlete

“Somewhere behind the athlete you’ve become and the hours of practice and the coaches who have pushed you is a little girl who fell in love with the game and never looked back…play for her.” -Mia Hamm The development of an athlete in a sport that requires fine motor skill necessitates the athlete first enjoying… Continue reading Love, Passion, and Desire: Creating the Dedicated Athlete