Check out this article from a great organization: The Power of Positive by Jim Thompson, the Founder and CEO of the Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA). Hustle & Attitude coaches recognize that keeping kids "in the moment" is one of the attitudes that we strive to attain in the athletes and emphasize in our coaching. When … Continue reading Power of Positive Coaching
I read Jake Karton's post on the National Association of Youth Sports website where he advocates for doing away with the mercy rule in youth sports. I was caught off guard that anyone would advocate for doing away with the mercy rule. A Google search of 'mercy rule' actually comes up with a mix of positions … Continue reading Do Away With the Mercy Rule?!?!
I had the great opportunity last week to visit the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York. I recommend it for any baseball fan. The game of baseball has such a rich history - and the Hall of Fame captures the heritage in a genuine way. While there, we came across this display: I … Continue reading Baseball – A Game for All Players