After demonstrating the proper technique it was my kiddos turn. After about 5-minutes of attempting the move my son - clearly frustrated- stopped abruptly shouting two words that I never ever thought I would hear as a dad-coach.
Category: Player Development
My 8-year old Just Reminded Me…
Someone sent me this pic of me coaching my son this weekend and It prompted me to share a thought about criticism and feedback- clearly my 8-year old has got it down ...
Fundamentals: Layup Footwork (no basketball)
Master the fundamental footwork and mechanics for shooting a layup.
10 Tips for Sports Parents
1. Cheer for all players (even those on the other team!). Leave the coaching to the coaches. 2. Write down your goals for your child for this season. Talk to your child about these goals, as they likely are not the same as his or hers! 3. When setting goals with your child, remember … Continue reading 10 Tips for Sports Parents
Want to Develop a Mentally Tough Young Athlete ?
Mental toughness isn’t a quality people are born with. Rather, it includes a set of learned attitudes and ways of viewing competitive situations in productive ways.