How to Develop Confidence in Sports Kids
Sports parents, and coaches alike, play an integral role in how your sports kids feel about the sports they play and their overall experiences.
Often sports parents, however, can unwittingly hurt their kids’ confidence by being overly enthusiastic.
For exa.... More »
By Dev Mishra, M.D.
President, Sideline Sports Doc
Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University
A bone is a living tissue with a blood supply, and impact to the bone can cause bruising in the bone’s interior
Bone bruises are diagnosed on MRI scan
Bone bruise.... More »
It has been a long time coming… Not a new post on this blog, rather, a proactive and thoughtful policy/plan for high school football safety. This process has not been easy and there is no way I can take full… Continue reading →.... More »
Soccer is definitely the world's most popular and most played sport! Our friends at Soccer Training Lab have come up with a cool infographic that shows just how popular women's soccer is around the world by spotlighting the 68 countries where the women's teams are actually stronger than the men's te.... More »
I have long subscribed to a theory – and I will tell you up front I have no numbers or research to prove this – so it’s just a hunch – but over the years, I have witnessed too many top HS athletes go on to college with huge sports expectations….only to become disillusioned when they ar.... More »
Soccer is definitely the world’s most popular and most played sport! Our friends at Soccer Training Lab have come up with a cool infographic that shows just how popular women’s soccer is around the world by spotlighting the 68 countries where the women’s teams are actually stronger than the men’s teams…
Helping Sports Kids Boost Their Focus
An athlete’s most focused state is sometimes called “the zone.”
When athletes are in the zone, they are totally involved in the game at hand, completely concentrated on what they are doing with no care or thought as to what else is going on around them…