The Importance of Understanding Injury in Females + MORE

The Importance of Understanding Injury in Females + MORE

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Pitcher Puts Celebration On Hold To Console Friend

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junior football tournaments 1449329629 1187072328 The Importance of Understanding Injury in Females + MOREIn “Sessions with Doc,” Dr. Patrick Cohn answers your sports psychology and mental training questions about Helping Athletes Trust In Their Skills In Competition. Visit Peaksports.com and click on contact us to submit your question for Dr. Cohn to answer in his mental game videocast or podcast…

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Since the majority of our sports-driven medias are centered around males, it’s typically a safe assumption that they find themselves injured more than the female gender. However, did you know that it’s actually woman that are more likely to sustain a common sports injury? Dr. Robert Shmerling, M…

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No matter how skilled or talented you are as an athlete, you’ll never reach your true potential without good teachers.
No successful athlete can really go it alone. You have to be open to constructive criticism and then use it to improve.
If you think you have all the answers and don’t need someone else telling you what to do, then you’re flat out wrong and you’re deluding yourself…

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Sports kids have lots of worries in youth sports—worries that hurt their confidence and performance.
A big one, especially for middle and high school kids, are worries over what others think of their performance.
Young athletes are concerned what their friends, parents and coaches may think if they goof up…

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 1449329638 525037462 The Importance of Understanding Injury in Females + MOREIt’s been a few years since I last coached little tykes but I do remember that every practice required creative, devious ways to hold their attention while trying to teach them the finer points of the game, like who’s on their team and the general direction that the ball should travel for us to win…

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