Double-Goal Coach Job Description
A Double-Goal Coach strives to win, and more importantly, to teach life lessons through sports.
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Winning is important, but it's more important to help kids learn life lessons because trophies collect dust.
Lavoi explores the lack of gender balance in the youth coaching ranks and why more mothers need to coach youth
Praising ineffective or absent effort is the same thing as telling kids "I don't expect you to improve."
Culture Is Centered Around One Word: Compete
If players have competed to be better students, people, and players every day, they've had a good day.
Coaches Demonstrating A "Never Quit" Attitude For Players
Murphy ensures that her athletes understand how important it is to never quit, no matter the score of a game.
Jim Sochor's Core Team Values
Former UC Davis Football Coach talks about how he got the most out of players.
Dan Coyle: The Craft Of Being A Good Coach
Listen as New York Times Bestselling Author Dan Coyle describes the art form of coaching.
Life Lesson: Work Hard When You Don't Want To
Effort is of high value in sports. Making an effort when you just don't want to is even more important.
Recruiting For The Mental Game
Collegiate Soccer Coach Jerry Smith explains why he focuses on the mental strengths of a recruit.
Youth Sports As A Development Zone: Jim Thompson At TEDxFargo
PCA Founder gives a passionate presentation on the state of youth sports and how we can improve the culture.