You are responsible for making sure that your child knows how to stand up for themselves when they are feeling disrespected within their sport.
As coaches, it’s time to start focusing on how our athletes act and react to wins and losses, and how to create respectful winners.
Five strategies to help your athletes become upstanders instead of bystanders in those complex times when their decision-making skills are tested.
Here’s how parents can identify hazing behavior and address hazing if you find it infiltrating your athlete’s sports program.
When you have two or more children in sports, it can be a challenge to give each one the same level of positive attention.
Parents should not only teach good decision-making habits and strategies, but also help their athletes feel confident about making tough decisions.
It’s challenge for parents & coaches to find a balance between helping athletes develop decision-making skills while also ensuring that they find success.
When we talk about decision-making with young athletes, it’s with the understanding that not every decision is going to be the right one.
Creating a space that encourages the development of an essential life skill like decision-making should be a top priority for the coaches of youth athletes.
Parents often look to youth sports to teach athletes the value of sticking with a task or job even when it gets difficult. Here’s how you can support your athlete’s commitment to a team.