The Importance Of Positivity For Kids With Difficult Backgrounds
By teaching the fundamentals and structure in a positive way, Thomas notices that kids begin to thrive.
Coaches Who Care About Winning And Helping Their Athletes Find Joy
Award-winning coach considers joy more important than wins, though little wins bring joy.
Self-compassion and remembering that failure is part of being human helps people persist and be resilient.
Klinzing argues that everyone would be better off (parents too!) if parents avoided coaching from the stands.
Steve Kerr's only coaching experience before coaching the Warriors was when he coached his son's youth team.
Coaches Listening Can Help Athletes Work Through Grief And Struggle
Greg Lum Ho says the role of a coach is to listen to the athlete to help them process their grief.
Often Coaches Can Be A Second Father Or Mother
Kids often need a guiding force in their life, even outside of sports, and coaches can help provide that.
Jim Sochor's Core Team Values
Former UC Davis Football Coach talks about how he got the most out of players.
Double-Goal Coach Job Description
A Double-Goal Coach strives to win, and more importantly, to teach life lessons through sports.
Share this letter with players' parents/guardians to establish expectations. También en español.
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.
Doc Rivers On Bonding with Players
It is critical that coaches establish bonds with their players based on trust and mutual respect.