"Fun" Is Different For Every Athlete, And Changes With Age
We’ve seen a lot of athletes quit sports because of practices or teams that just aren’t enjoyable.
Coaches Avoid Recruiting Players That Let Parents Speak For Them
Anne Walker on how important it is for recruits to speak for themselves when meeting coaches.
Former pro soccer player Jenny Ruiz shares that moving on from mistakes is an attitude desired by coaches.
Fostering a growth mindset - one in which we focus on effort and progress - leads to greater self-confidence.
It is better to make a mistake than to be afraid of making one -- Read how to best recover and refocus here.
Understanding The Reasoning Behind Player Cuts As A Parent
Parents may not always understand why a coach cuts players, but the answer here could give some perspective.
Dealing With Tryout Anxiety
Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist Taylor Smith gives tips to parents helping children through tryouts.
Should you hold your kid back so they are given a size advantage? This PCA Trainer says no, read why.
Talking To Twins
Advice from an expert on what to do when your twins don't make the same team.
Asking The Coach If Your Child Will Be Cut
Find out if it's appropriate to ask a coach if your child will be cut, or is it best to wait to hear from them
A Cautionary Tale: When Parental Sideline Behavior Causes Player Cuts
Danielle Slaton shares a story of how one elite player failed to make a cut because of her father's behavior.
Back To School Tips And Tools
Use our printable back-to-school guide to help you make this your best sports season ever!
Surviving Tryouts and Cuts
Advice for parents on how to help their children approach tryouts and cuts.