Here are a five common mistakes that coaches make when trying to cultivate grit in their youth sports athletes.
Sports are the perfect chance to teach team-based grit, which can help youth athletes in sport and in their future careers.
How to Teach Young Athletes to Find Their Pace As you try to instill grit and perseverance in young athletes, you will likely be met with some resistance. Whether it’s a sport that your athlete doesn’t instantly excel at, a team where he or she doesn’t quite fit in, or teammates who are finding more…
Parents and coach should help youth athletes design a system of incremental goals that break down their big goals into smaller, more gradual ones.
To help kids develop greater resilience, perseverance, and grit, it’s important to encourage young athletes to get back up after failure.