The 10,000 Hour Myth + MORE

The 10,000 Hour Myth + MORE

Teamwork Quotes To Inspire Your Team + MORE

Teamwork quotes can help you inspire your team. The challenge for any coach or leader is trying to get a group of people to work together to accomplish the objectives at hand. Check out these team sayings for inspiration. Quotes About Teamwork None of us is as smart as all of us. Satchel Paige When .... More »

EPL Previews: Will Jose Mourinho succeed at Manchester United? + MORE

EPL Previews: Can Jose Mourinho build something stable at Manchester United? After Leicester City’s 5000-1 odds to win the Premiership, capping off what is, in all likelihood, the most fantastic championship in major sports history, the perennial powerhouses have gone hard towards defeating the s.... More »

Top Performing 2015-2016 NFL Teams + MORE

Top Performing 2015-2016 NFL Teams The 2015-16 NFL season is underway, and (with 11 weeks under the belt) enough time has passed to draw some conclusions about standings. There’s been a number of memorable games, including the victory of the Cincinnati Bengals over the Seattle Seahawks (27-24). Th.... More »
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Team USA Winter Games Fan Gear

This post contains affiliate links which means I will earn a small commission for any purchases made through these links at no additional cost to you. The countdown is on for the 2018 PyeongChong Winter Olympic Games happening in South Korea from February 9 through 25. I personally LOVE the Olympics.... 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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UK-based charity, Glad’s House, is using sport as a positive way to engage with street kids in Mombasa, Kenya.
When the charity was founded seven years ago, Glad’s House had a vision of helping homeless children in the city through a program of enterprise, education and sport, with the ultimate goal of reuniting children with their families and reintegrating them into society…

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The 10,000 Hour Myth

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A myth is a false belief or idea that is widely held. One such myth that has enveloped youth sports is the idea that an elite athlete needs 10,000 hours of sustained, deliberate training in order to become a top performer. This is a myth in every sense of the word. I recently gave a [...]

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Poynter’s Al Tompkins does a close analysis of one of this year’s most popular Super Bowl commercials, “Puppy Love,” in a post and video headlined “What you can learn about video storytelling from the Budweiser Super Bowl commercial.”
I recommend spending eight minutes with it…

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Time waits on no man. At some point your kids will grow up, leave your home, and you’ll be empty nesters. They’ll go on to have families of their own, and you won’t see them as much. Right now, they need you more than you need them. But fast forward a few decades and you will need them more than they need you…

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national youth football championships 1392275868 1695531974 The 10,000 Hour Myth + MORESports parents and coaches tell us that one of their biggest challenges is motivating their young athletes- especially without pressuring them.
Parents often say that their athletes have loads of talent, but don’t like to practice. Coaches sometimes say their kids like to goof off with each other more than they like playing the game…

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