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The Perplexed Sport Parent – Training (Practice)

In 2015, youth athletes do not practice, they train…Train with a purpose greater than having fun, more important than the excitement of being with their friends, and more influential than being like their professional sport idols…to garner an opportunity for collegiate or professional participation. Unfortunately, this reality has turned numerous young athletes off to “organized” athletics and more… Continue reading The Perplexed Sport Parent – Training (Practice)

Coach Brad · Coaching · Development · Education of a Coach · Leadership · Success

Keep Coaches in the Game

“Bobby seems melancholy, not his usual hail-fellow cynical jokester. His team just lost, and played soft, and he worries that yelling at the players will make them turn on each other. He’s had a lot of success here but always worries about getting fired. The stress eats at him. He finishes his one beer and… Continue reading Keep Coaches in the Game