Messing With Success + MORE

Messing With Success + MORE

DANGERS OF THROWING TOO MANY FASTBALLS: A New Study Suggests Max Effort Causes Injuries

Last week, as you may recall, I interviewed Jeff Passan, the author of new bestselling book, THE ARM. And if there was one major takeaway from that show, it was that the world of pitching —  and trying to prevent arm injuries —  has never been more complicated. And now, in yesterday’.... More »
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Keeping Sports Kids Motivated After Injuries

Regaining Confidence After Injury A sports parent asks: “How do my children stay motivated while coming back from a sports injury? They tend to play very conservatively and find it harder to work as hard or be as enthusiastic when coming back from such an injury.” Often when your kids a.... More »

Copa America Centenario 2016 Preview

Written by Ben Nadeau, Daniel McGuinness, Danny Moon, and Terrell Brown Today, Copa America Centenario kicks off all across America, starting with the USMNT facing off against Colombia, one of the world’s best. In most years, Copa America is a tournament typically held every four years between.... More »

COACHING TIPS: When Coaches Make Mistakes…

 When Coaches Apologize By Doug Abrams A few years ago, an acquaintance of mine was the volunteer head coach of a 9-10-year-old youth basketball team in a nearby recreation league. A mutual friend had introduced us months earlier, and I grew impressed with the coach’s values about sportsmanship, .... More »
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Coming Back From: Knee Meniscus Surgery

By Dev K. Mishra, M.D. President, Sideline Sports Doc Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University Key Points: Recovery is highly variable, but generally speaking most young athletes can return to sprinting, cutting, and jumping sports at about 6 weeks after partial menis.... More »

Messing With Success

youth sports 1463009939 1680495784 Messing With Success + MOREBy Dev K. Mishra, M.D.
President, Sideline Sports Doc
Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University
Today’s post is purely my opinion, with some observations on parental influence in teenage athletics.
Towards the end of the school year, we gather with the Athletic Trainers and coaching staff  to see what worked and what didn’t in terms of the health and performance of our high school athletes…

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Exercising With Jess: 10 Minute Crunch-less Abs Thus far, our weekly workouts with Jess have been a massive success — so thank you to everybody that’s watched, subscribed, or shared our awesome at-home workouts already. However, that means it’s time to turn up the intensity and start sweating! This week, Jess is leading you through […] The post Exercising With Jess: 10 Minute Crunch-less Abs appeared first on CoachUp Blog.

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The Importance of Athletes’ Pregame Mindset


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Help Sports Kids Overcome Self-Doubt
Do your sports kids lose confidence just before a game or competition?
Confidence in youth sports is the most important mental game advantage.
They worry, for example, about the size and strength of their opponents, and compare themselves to other athletes.
They tell themselves they’re too slow to block shots today…

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This week’s CoachUp Spotlight features our friend Paris Davis — here he’ll be sharing his thoughts on running his own business through CoachUp, ideas for promotions, how he on-boards his clients onto the platform, and more. Believe it or not, Paris is one of our longest standing coaches on CoachUp, so he’s become an incredibly valuable resource for us […] The post Coach Spotlight Series: Paris Davis on Promoting His Business through CoachUp appeared first on CoachUp Blog.

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