Teaching Individual Game Skills + MORE

Teaching Individual Game Skills + MORE

LEGAL CONCERNS: HS Basketball Player Tweets About Lack of Playing Time, Gets Cut, and Files Lawsuit

There was a lawsuit filed last week in Ohio that in so many ways has come to symbolize where we are these days in terms of HS sports in this country… In short – a former HS basketball player sued his varsity coaches, AD, principal, and the school district because he was cut from his team. And wh.... More »

3 Life Skills that Playing Sports will Teach Your Child

This post is sponsored by Genius of Play, a one-stop source for play ideas that build real skills. Perhaps you’ve heard over and over about the life skills that playing sports will teach your child. I believe very strongly that it offers a golden opportunity for parents and coaches to help d.... More »
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Call for Abstracts: National Summit on Female Concussoin, TBI and Headache + MORE

If there has ever been a tenacious and relentless person in the concussion space my observation is that it is this one person. Not a researcher, not a physician, not a policy maker…  A mom… Her name Katherine Snedaker. She… Continue reading →.... More »

TRENDS IN SPORTS: Are HS Sports Programs Going to Fade Away Due to Travel Teams?

Today’s WFAN show focused on what happens next when HS athletic directors find it more and more difficult to hire qualified coaches. As discussed last week, there is such an exodus of talented coaches out of HS programs that school districts are really discovering that it’s a challenge t.... More »
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How to Help Kids Stop Dwelling on Mistakes

Helping Young Athletes Let Go of Mistakes When kids hang onto mistakes, they often end up experiencing low confidence, frustration and poor performance. When they dwell on their mistakes, they can’t focus in the moment or have fun playing sports because they become so angry with themselves. I.... More »

What Do Women Want at Work?

– allprodad.com

 
In the movie “What Women Want,” Mel Gibson plays a sexist advertising executive. He operates under the delusion that he is God’s gift to women. However, an accident gives him the power to hear women’s thoughts. He comes to know the brutal truth and it results in his personal transformation…

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Individual skills are the foundation for the next level of coaching which are Game Skills. Many players are utilizing skills coaches to help them through out the year. Goalies are often working with a goalie coach and there are many programs devoted to off ice training and strength training and conditioning…

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Second of two parts. Read Part 1.
Continuing our conversation about how you should use the summer months—or whatever your sport’s offseason might be—to make yourself a better sportswriter, here’s a second idea:
Take an online course
More and more, the internet is opening avenues to professional development that go above and beyond (or completely replace) the traditional classroom method of paying thousands of dollars to pick up a few credits of continuing education…

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Individual skills are the foundation for the next level of coaching which are Game Skills. Many players are utilizing skills coaches to help them through out the year. Goalies are often working with a goalie coach and there are many programs devoted to off ice training and strength training and conditioning…

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Individual skills are the foundation for the next level of coaching which are Game Skills. Many players are utilizing skills coaches to help them through out the year. Goalies are often working with a goalie coach and there are many programs devoted to off ice training and strength training and conditioning…

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national youth football championships 1404248084 733028856 Teaching Individual Game Skills + MOREBy Dev K. Mishra, M.D.
President, Sideline Sports Doc
Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University
Key Points:

CrossFit is a multi-joint high intensity exercise regimen with the potential to be an excellent total body training for the young athlete
Young athletes can participate in CrossFit as long as it is an age specific class, and there is very close supervision from the instructor to ensure perfect form
Performing age inappropriate activity, or doing “too much, too soon” can risk growth plate or tendon problems in the growing athlete

I see a lot of adults with various injuries from CrossFit and lately I’m starting to see a few young athletes with injuries from CrossFit too…

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