Teaching Individual Game Skills + MORE

Teaching Individual Game Skills + MORE

CoachUp Wears ‘Grey for Anna’ + MORE

CoachUp Wears ‘Grey for Anna’ While CoachUp is all about working while nobody is watching, we often like to take a step back and celebrate our success stories from time to time. This story is about a courageous young girl named Anna and her extraordinary journey towards present day, whe.... More »

5 Essential Ingredients for a Winning Team + MORE

Is your child on a winning team? Although youth sports should not be solely fixated winning games, it should be focused on building a winning culture. There is a difference between the two: a team that is obsessed with only winning games will do whatever it takes to make that happen, regardless of h.... More »
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Minutes From First Illinois Advisory Council on Player Safety + MORE

“Welcome to a historic event.” Is how Associate Executive Director, Kurt Gibson opened the first meeting of its kind in Illinois and for the Illinois High School Association (IHSA). With the vast majority of the Council present it did not take long for all of us to get to “workR.... More »

12 Tips for Making a Recruiting Video for Your Athlete + MORE

If your child has aspirations to play in college, you may have already started making videos for schools. When my daughter was playing softball in high school, my husband began recording her as she played, and set out to make a video for college coaches. We sent it to several schools, and the poor r.... 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 »

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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