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  • Jan 20 2019

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    Sports coaching tips of the day Create solid communication with your staff which should be similar to workplace actions. Coaches should: * Discuss the team and coaching objectives, along with coaching roles at start and occasionally throu...

  • Jan 17 2019

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    Sports coaching tips of the day.   Seeing the success people achieve when they work hard is a lesson you want kids to learn. I never fail to tell my players this story. Milwaukee Brewers manager, Dave Bristol, made this announce...

  • Jan 16 2019

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    Youth sports coaching tips of the day Many things help you stand out as a good coach. Here are a few others to consider: * Be sure you are not the source of the pressure during games. Coaches often think they are nothing but positive, but...

  • Jan 15 2019

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    Yout sports coaching tips of the day One rule I like to have for team members - No sleepovers the night before games, especially day games. Overtired kids are no fun to coach and they will have no fun either. Explain that to parents. Kno...

  • Jan 14 2019

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    Coaches teach a lot of skills, but make sure to not overlook two very important "human" qualities that are cornerstones to athletic success.  Learn more here. drstankovich.com

  • Jan 14 2019

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    Sports coaching tips of the day   Coaches Rules for Parents. Ask parents to: ✧ Strive to get their child to games and practices on time. ✧ Let you know as soon as possible when a player cannot make a game or practice. ✧ Ch...

  • Jan 13 2019

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    Sports coaching tips of the day You should incorporate strengthening exercises into the last ten minutes of each practice. In this age of growing concern over obesity, a little conditioning work at practice can help kids learn the importance o...

  • Jan 10 2019

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    Sports coaching tips of the day The ability to focus and calm the mind is another quality for player success. Those learned qualities are difficult when athletes must deal with over-demanding coaches and parents. When adults expect too much, th...

  • Jan 09 2019

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    Sports Coaching tips of the Day Care, but Learn to Do it Right Even the sports coaches, who act like complete jerks and display behavior that is questionable in today’s sports culture, have the most important ingredient for sports coaching. T...

  • Jan 08 2019

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    Sports coaching tip It is contradictory for coaches to preach team, teamwork, and team unity and then do the opposite with their behavior. Unfortunately, many coaches fall into this trap and they may even lose the team’s respect. When ...

  • Jan 07 2019

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    Sports coaching tips of the day   From day 1, coaches should institute three rules of behavior with the team. 1. No negative comments – any words directed at anyone that are meant to embarrass another is unacceptable. ...

  • Jan 06 2019

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    The supposed best teams don't always win, while the expected bad teams sometimes do - learn how team roles play a major part in why these things occur. drstankovich.com

  • Jan 06 2019

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    Sports coaching tips of the day   The best way to keep everyone’s trust is to never lose it in the first place.   The key to coaching respect begins with the word never. Never berate kids, never ignore them, neve...

  • Jan 03 2019

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    LeadershipShow kids how to lead and empower them to lead. Get to know players’ personalities, so you can recognize what leadership gifts each player can bring to the team. Remind them that not every player can be a star, but they all have some...

  • Jan 02 2019

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    Sports coaching tips of the dayFrom the first meeting with team parents* Specify the behavior you expect to see of them, ask for their trust, and encourage them to approach you with concerns instead of complaining and second guessing behind your back...

  • Jan 01 2019

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    Sports coaching tips of the day   I hate to admit it, but there were times early in my major league career that I played scared on the baseball field. I was so afraid I would screw up that my concentration level was not where it sho...

  • Dec 27 2018

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    Sports coaching tips of the day Leaders come in all shapes and sizes. You don't have to have all the attention to be a leader. I learned that from my dad.   He was a lot like some of the leaders I played with in the major league...

  • Dec 26 2018

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    Youth sports coaching tips of the day How to be a leader:   * The first key is honesty. Saying one thing and doing another is the quickest way coaches lose respect.   * Then, having good and open communication. ...

  • Dec 20 2018

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    Sports Coaching tips of the day   Providing little teaching is obviously not good, but neither is giving too much, at least, coaching at the wrong time. Always work to find a balance between doing too little and too much.   ...

  • Dec 19 2018

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    Sports coaching tips of the day Understand that when you show a sense of urgency, players often become tentative and play not to lose. The added tension leads to mistakes that make coming out ahead difficult. Coaching anxiety turns up the most in p...