Teaching Individual Game Skills + MORE

Teaching Individual Game Skills + MORE
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Start Saving The ACL When Kids Are Very Young + MORE

By Dev Mishra, M.D. President, Sideline Sports Doc Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Stanford University Key Points: A recently published scientific study attempts to explain why puberty leads to an increased risk in ACL tears for girls and boys but tends to affect girls more An i.... More »

TRENDS IN SPORTS: When Too Much Really Does Become Too Much…. + MORE

New Poll Shows Continuing Parental Discontent About the “Youth Sports Arms Race”   By Doug Abrams   Many youth sports parents today are too young to remember much about the Arms Race that pitted the United States against the Soviet Union during the Cold War from 1945 until the Soviet state dis.... More »

The 2015 CoachUp Roundup + MORE

What a year. 2015 brought so much to CoachUp and our extended family – YOU, our athletes, parents, and coaches. This past year has reminded us how lucky we are to have such an outstanding group of people who make CoachUp what it is today. We’d like to thank everyone for their dedicatio.... More »
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How to Help Kids Get Back on Track When Distracted + MORE

Applying The 3 R’s of Refocusing in Youth Sports It may sound silly, but sports kids can get really distracted by what they’re wearing and what their teammates and opponents are wearing. Take swimmers, for example. One middle school student tells us she gets really distracted by overweight .... More »

Sports Parenting Podcast: How to Deal with Player and Coach Bullying + MORE

To listen to this episode, click on the above arrow. Has your child ever come home complaining of being bullied? Or maybe you suspect it and notice changes in behavior that point to it? In this episode, I talk with Diane Munoz, a licensed mental health counselor who has been in the mental health fie.... More »

What Do Women Want at Work?

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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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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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