Analyst Mary Meeker gives state of the internet, internet listens + MORE

Analyst Mary Meeker gives state of the internet, internet listens + MORE
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How to Tap into Your Athletes’ Personal Motives for Sports Participation + MORE

Motivating Young Athletes Without Pressuring Them In our survey of more than 3,000 sports parents, the top challenge cited by parents of young athletes is this: How can I help my kids get the most of out sports without pressuring them? In the survey, 68.7 percent of respondents named this issue as a.... More »
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Exercise For Your Vision Might Save Your Brain + MORE

By Dev Mishra, M.D. President, Sideline Sports Doc Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University   Key Points: Published research from the University of Cincinnati shows that visual field training has the potential to significantly reduce concussion rates in college .... More »

Why Can’t We All Just Get Along? + MORE

In a time when I truly feel strongly that we should collaborate rather than look down noses’ at other peoples work and words within the concussion realm there seems to be none of that with a recent report from TSN, Canada.  Although I did get a chance to read, I really didn’t have the p.... More »

Here’s How You Can Help Your Athlete Handle Sports Anger

If your child gets angry when playing sports, you’re not alone. I’d guess that most athletes do at one time or another. Your goal, as a sports parent should not necessarily be to expect your child to never get angry, but rather help them handle the anger…      .... More »

The Crucial Importance Of Good Football Helmet Fit + MORE

By Dev K. Mishra, M.D. President, Sideline Sports Doc Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University Key Points: Proper football helmet fitting is a very important step in reducing risk of injuries such as concussions, facial lacerations, and facial fractures Many high scho.... More »
 
It’s time for June’s Basic Training! First, let us give you a big high five for saying “I’m in” to the All Pro Dad Basic Training 2014, and for taking action each month. If you are new or have fallen off of All Pro Dad’s Basic Training, click here to catch up. We know you can do it and we are rooting for you!
One of the main reasons basic training was started was to have a group of dads all striving for the same thing—to be better dads…

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The NBA Playoff conference finals are mid-series right now and there are a lot of stories about the game within the game. My hometown Pacers are facing elimination at the hands of the Miami Heat and the match-up between two players has been highlighted, and not necessarily for on-court reasons.
Who wins when it comes to trash talk?
Lance Stephenson and LeBron James have exchange some words on the court as well as off the court through the media…

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By Dev K. Mishra, M.D.
President, Sideline Sports Doc
Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University
Key Points:

University of Chicago business school professor Toby Moskowitz discusses his fascinating book, Scorecasting
The book is a “Freakonomics” type of analysis to some of our commonly held sports beliefs
The home field advantage is real
The “hot hand” is probably a myth
Challenge the “conventional wisdom”, especially what you hear from sports announcers

How many youth sports games have you attended when you were convinced the ref was a “homer”?  Particularly in sports such as soccer, where the referee is in charge of subjective parts of managing the game such as time added for injury, the behavior of the ref often favors the home team…

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Mary Meeker is an analyst whose annual report on the state of the internet is to people who care about such things kind of like what the first mock draft of the year is to NFL junkies. A former Wall Street securities analyst who now works for the venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Meeker presented her report at the first Code Conference Wednesday in Southern California…

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Starting Your Athletes the Right Way

– changingthegameproject.com

(A child’s first contact and first impression of a sport goes a long way to determining whether or not he will fall in love with the game. As basketball great Steve Nash says, upon receiving his first ball and playing in his first organized league at age 13, “I felt like I had a new [...]

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national youth football championships 1401447058 1622125719 Analyst Mary Meeker gives state of the internet, internet listens + MOREWhat makes an endurance athlete quit? Not quit the sport, but quit during a competition.  Every runner, swimmer, or cyclist starts a race with the desire to win or at least achieve a personal best time.  They’ve done the pre-race math – keep at a certain pace for the entire distance to achieve the target time…

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