A child’s first coach wields enormous influence and can be the difference between a child loving – or leaving – the sport. Just ask Prim Siripipat, whose love of tennis was forged by an incredibly supportive and caring coach
Ike Hilliard, wide receivers coach for the Washington Redskins, savored incredible youth sports experiences growing up. Use his advice for teaching skills, impacting lives and making your season a life-long memory for all your players.
Your sports-playing children want your attention – and to be recognized as the best athlete in the house. Here’s what you need to know to ensure that the sibling rivalry in your home stays on the healthy side and doesn’t wreck family harmony.
What kind of message are you sending to your young athlete following a loss? See how your post-game reactions affect your child and how crucial encouraging words are in helping them move forward.
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