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To Be Part Of a Thing, If Only For a Moment

To be part of a thing, if only for a moment, can change a boy into a man.

To know the struggle of discipline and reap its reward, 271 more words

Training in Mental Toughness

Mental toughness is having the natural or developed psychological edge that enables you to generally cope better than your opponents with the many demands (competition, training, lifestyle); specifically, be more consistent and better than your opponents in remaining determined, focused, confident, and in control under pressure.

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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