Every youth sports parent should embark on the youth sports journey remembering the quote first uttered by playwright Oscar Wild: To expect the unexpected shows a thoroughly modern intellect. Expect the unexpected is a perfect prediction of what will happen when your child plays sports. After 22.... More »
On last Sunday’s radio show, I asked whether the time has finally come to seriously think about walking away from traditional HS varsity sports programs.
I asked that question because so many talented and gifted coaches have become tired and worn out by the endless number of sports parents who con.... More »
To listen to the podcast, click on the above arrow. Welcome to my All Star Podcasting Series! Episode #2 This 10-week series features 10 indepth podcast discussions with some of my best past podcast guests. In my other podcasts, we touched on some of these subjects, but I want to go deeper, ask hard.... More »
By Dev K. Mishra, M.D.
President, Sideline Sports Doc
Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University
Stress fractures in the low back (lumbar spine) are injuries that can result in months off from sport and in some instances can lead to withdrawal from the sport.... More »
Please excuse the shakiness of this video, but I made it last weekend as I drove across the country from Florida to Oregon with my son, helping him move to a new location. He’s a great young man, I believe in him, he’s strong and he will do well. But it sucks that it’s so very...R.... More »
Who will come out of Rio as this year’s summer Olympic Stars? With the opening ceremonies for the Summer Olympics in Rio scheduled for August 5, we thought it would be fun to review some very impressive performances from past Summer Olympic games.
With the focus of the World’s attention on the Olympic Games, it takes a special athlete to stand head and shoulders above the others in their field of competition…
EPL Previews: Can Southampton replace Pelle, Mane, and Wanyama? After Leicester City’s 5000-1 odds to win the Premiership, capping off what is, in all likelihood, the most fantastic championship in major sports history, the perennial powerhouses have gone hard towards defeating the slew of underdogs currently rising up the table…
How To Bounce Back From A Tough Loss It’s no secret that every athlete has suffered through a tough loss at some point in their athletic career — the only difference is in how well they deal with it. Of course, some losses are easier to bounce back from than others, but to potential to […]
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Gettin’ Schooled with Grayson: Should I play at the next level? Over the past ten weeks, Grayson Williams-Krebs has been an outstanding addition to the CoachUp family as a hard-working intern that knows the passionate required to play sports after high school. Although she’s headed back to the West Coast for her senior year at the […]
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This post is sponsored by Come Ready Nutrition, a company that offers great tasting sports nutrition products for athletes, including great pre-game snacks. Sometimes it’s all you can do to get your child out the door with all of his equipment and make it to the game on time. And in that hurry, nutrition is…
EPL Previews: Will West Ham live up to their Olympic Stadium expectations? After Leicester City’s 5000-1 odds to win the Premiership, capping off what is, in all likelihood, the most fantastic championship in major sports history, the perennial powerhouses have gone hard towards defeating the slew of underdogs currently rising up the table…