Archive for category: Sports

The reason recreational sports are important
/ March 25, 2014 9:42 am

The reason recreational sports are important

Four Sports Parent Resolutions for 2013
/ December 27, 2012 12:12 pm

Four Sports Parent Resolutions for 2013

Do you have a kid playing sports? Then, this is for you. It’s from our friends at Outside the Lines, part of Sports Signup. 1. I will be a positive sports parent. Far too often we read stories about sports parents getting into fist fights at Little League baseball games or choking out a hockey coach. And even if no […]

Building Team Culture
/ March 2, 2012 10:20 am

Building Team Culture

From Proactive Coaching and Bruce Brown/Rob Miller You know you have developed a great team culture when…. * Your best players are the best examples of the covenants * Your upper classmen welcome the new players to the team and get them on board with the team covenants * The longer players are in the program, the better they get […]

Qualities of Great Coaches
/ December 30, 2011 9:13 am

Qualities of Great Coaches

This list is courtesy of Bruce Brown and Proactive Coaching. If you aren’t familiar with Bruce, check out his Website at www.proactivecoaching.info. 1. Never stop learning 2. Are effective, efficient learners, and creative craftsmen 3. Have clear, consistent standards 4. Can motivate 5. Are confidence builders 6. Are leaders, not managers 7. Have a passion Check out what else he […]

Gift Ideas for Runners
/ December 30, 2011 9:09 am

Gift Ideas for Runners

In honor of the huge success we enjoyed with the inaugrual Strut for the Streaks, here’s a list of gift ideas for the runner in your life – whether a serious runner or a recreational runner. Who knows, one of these may help them train for our 5K next year. Gifts range from a few dollars to expensive choices, depending […]