Gary Smith, an all-time great writer, retiring from Sports Illustrated + MORE

Gary Smith, an all-time great writer, retiring from Sports Illustrated + MORE

How to Get Young Athletes to Eat Well for Sports + MORE

Parents want their young athletes to feel good, eat well, and perform their best. But that’s not always easy to accomplish when you’re dealing with hungry, growing bodies, different food preferences, and food temptations around every corner. I’ve heard a variety of food complaints from .... More »
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INNOVATIONS IN SPORTS: How Do You Prepare A Survey of A Coach’s Performance? + MORE

From time to time, I receive emails from frustrated parents who feel that their son or daughter’s coach is non-communicative with either the kids or the parents. The coach basically says, “I don’t want to deal with the Moms and Dads. If you have a problem with that, take it up with.... More »
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Two Protein Bars That Work

By Dev K. Mishra, M.D. President, Sideline Sports Doc Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University Key Points: Nutrition bars are a smart choice when you need portable nutrition Aim for nutrition bars that are made from naturally occurring ingredients and feature high pro.... More »

WOC #15 Julie Foudy, Two-Time World Cup Champion and ESPN Analyst, on Choosing to Matter

Julie Foudy is a two-time FIFA Women’s World Cup champion and Olympic gold medalist. She played for the United States women’s national soccer team from 1987–2004. Foudy finished her international career with 271 caps and served as the team’s captain from 2000–2004 as well as th.... More »

COMMUNICATING WITH THE PARENTS: Part II of Doug Abrams’ Experiences as a Youth Hockey Coach + MORE

 Using Email to Communicate With the Team’s Parents (Part 2) By Doug Abrams Part 1 of this three-part column urged community youth league coaches to consider using email to share observations and explanations with parents before, during, and after the season. The Part provided emails that I, as h.... More »
In recognition of April as National Youth Sports Safety Month, MomsTeam asked our friends in the medical, health, fitness, nutrition and athletic training communities to write blogs answering two questions: first, how or why did they get into their field, and second, how have they made a difference in the life of a youth athlete in the past year…

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The Lost Art of Humility

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The Seattle Seahawks defeated their bitter rival, the San Francisco 49ers, in the 2014 NFC Championship game. It was a brutally fought game the entire way, with both teams giving their all. Seattle CB, Richard Sherman, a Stanford grad and intellectual young man, battled against San Francisco’s star WR, Michael Crabtree, all game long…

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Gary Smith, the legendary Sports Illustrated features writer, is retiring from the magazine. SI colleague Grant Wahl tweeted the news Monday.
Gary Smith is retiring from Sports Illustrated (via @thomaslake). The best of what SI does.
— Grant Wahl (@GrantWahl) April 28, 2014

Smith is a four-time winner of the National Magazine Award, which is an all-time record…

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President, Sideline Sports Doc
Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University
Key Points:

A Belgian study of soccer players provides convincing evidence that all soccer related injuries can be reduced with a comprehensive strategy
Using a preventive training program such as FIFA 11+ or PEP program is important
Other factors such as postponing/rescheduling matches in poor weather conditions is also important
Injuries remain common and all coaches should have basic injury recognition training

For some reason we continue to debate the effectiveness of comprehensive injury reduction strategies in sports…

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If you’re a sports fan, you’ve probably seen your fair share of postgame interviews. One recent interview created quite the buzz, but not for good reasons. Erin Andrews’ postgame interview with Richard Sherman following the NFC Championship was a combination of raw emotion and adrenaline that resulted in a less than professional series of statements…

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