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How Kids Can Tell If Their Coach Cares

Every athlete wants to play for a coach who cares. Not just cares about winning, but cares about them. Dr. Mary Fry, Director of the Sport and E...

New Giants Head Coach Joe Judge Reveals the Most Important Thing He Learned From Bill Belichick

The Joe Judge era is underway in New York. Last week, the Giants named Judge the 19th head coach in franchise history. Before landing the gig, t...

Nominate Your Favorite Coach to Win the 10K Double-Goal Coach Award

Do you have a coach who's made an impact on your life? Positive Coaching Alliance will award 25 coaches across the country with their Double-Goal C...

Kyrie Missed a Game-Winner. What Happened Next Mattered More

Kyrie Irving was nothing short of sensational in his Brooklyn Nets debut. The all-star point guard totaled 50 points, 8 rebounds, 7 assists and zer...

Why I No Longer Use Punishment Runs With My Athletes

Inevitably, athletes will mess up. The standard will not be upheld. They will have a bad day and a bad attitude and say or do something they sho...

The Most Powerful Form of Punishment for Athletes

In the world of high school sports, losses are often blamed on a lack of effort, hustle and toughness. Tony Holler thinks that's mostly B.S. Hol...

'Catch Them Doing Something Right': How Coaches Can Be More Positive

Sports are black-and-white. You either drained the shot or you didn't. You either caught the ball or you didn't. You either won the game or you did...

10 Characteristics of an Awesome Teammate

Great teams are built with great teammates. When the Miami Heat brought LeBron James and Chris Bosh in to team with Dwyane Wade, their friendship o...

5 Powerful Tips for Coaching Millennial Athletes

Nothing drives me more crazy than hearing adults despairingly utter the words, "kids have changed." I sure hope they have! The world has undergone ...

Coaching Kids? Use These 3 Tips to Connect With Them Better

Connecting with kids can be tough. Especially when it's been decades since you've been one. If you work with youth athletes in any role, understanding...

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