Young athletes want to perform in the big moments with the game on the line, but what happens when they don’t? Ole Miss sports psychologist Dr. Josie Nicholson on how failure can be fuel for development
ESPN football analyst David Pollack – a father of two and volunteer coach of several sports – cares deeply about kids and their youth sports experiences. Use his insights to help be a difference maker with your young athletes
Basketball great Tamika Catchings played many sports growing up, which enabled her to develop a variety of both sports and life skills that helped propel her to become one of the greats of the game – and an even better person.
Enter now for your chance to win an autographed copy of The Matheny Manifesto, an inspiring, must-read book by St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny that is packed with insights and advice for teaching respect, character and a team-first approach.
Janis B. Meredith’s new book, 11 Habits of Happy and Positive Sports Parents, highlights the importance of providing unconditional love and support – and learning from your mistakes. Make sure these habits are part of your youth sports parenting.
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