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4 Suggestions for Your Sports Practices

*Originally posted as part of 323Sports.com‘s A Coach’s #‎WeekendWord on Facebook.

1. K.I.S.S.
We as coaches regularly joke about “keeping it simple, stupid” (K.I.S.S.), but then we go out and run complex practices. 250 more words


About a Boy

It took a rejection from my son to learn that encouragement works better than tips on improvement

There was a period when I was banned from going down for my elder son Shaun’s school hockey games. 983 more words

Dads For Life

A love of volunteering - Coaching Kids Football

Getting up early on Saturday after a week’s work may be a hard task for many, but when you have the enthusiasm for sport, namely under 8s football, this can be the least of a coach’s worries. 812 more words

Coaching Football

Be Perfect

The top concept on our team is to “Be Perfect.”  This is the first lesson on the first day of practice.

Perfect. Being perfect. Perfection. 74 more words

Coaching Football

Praise Worthy

Teachers, players, parents and coaches have nominated youth football coaches for the 2014 NFL Youth Coach of the Year award (submission deadline is November 17, 2014). 1,196 more words


First Practice Youth Football 2014

Today’s is our first youth football practice for 2014.  I am getting very excited.  Since our old team graduated to 7th grade Intermediate school football last season, we dropped back down in the KYA league and picked up a 10U / 3rd grade team. 279 more words

Youth Coaching

Teach Youth Football Basics

Your main goal as a youth football coach is to teach youth football players the basic fundamentals of football which are:

  1. Blocking
  2. Tackling
  3. Running
  4. Passing…
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Youth Football Coaching