Coaches Who Are Proactive With Parents Have Fewer Problems With Them
John O'Sullivan stresses the importance communication plays in building trust between parents and coaches.
Positive Coaching Takes Work, But It Makes My Job Easier
Jack Clark talks about how coaching positively can be challenging, but is necessary.
Trusting The Process Even When You Dislike The Results
Mental skills coach Graham Betchart says confidence based on external feedback is "shaky confidence."
If Coaches Do Their Job Right, Players Will Want To Come Back Forever
Tod Creneti says a good coach will inspire a player to come back 25 years later.
No Matter What The Score Is, If You Reward Effort, Results Come Later
Tod Creneti talks about how rewarding things like effort regardless of the score make a team better.
Parents Can Guide Their Kids In Sports, But Kids Need To Make The Choices
Former Pro Golfer talks about letting his son make the decisions while he plays sports.
Don't Grade Yourself On Results, Grade Yourself On Process
Michael Connell stresses that it is more important that you focus on execution rather than the result.
Why It's Important To Understand The Game, Not Just Be Athletic
Brad Frost talks about how understanding the game separates the really good players from the elite.
When A Kid Makes A Brutal Mistake, They Know It
Brad Frost talks about how to coach up a kid who has made a big mistake in a game.
Coaches Recruit Athletes That Play Best For Their Teammates
Stanford Golf Coach Anne Walker talks about the type of people she looks for when recruiting for her team.