28
Sep

13 reasons why coaching young kids probably isn’t for me

1. I’m not interested in that feeling coaches get when they witness a child learning a new skill.   2. I’m not interested in being a positive influence in a young person’s life.... read more

15
Sep

11 super reasons to get to know the parents in your junior sports team.

1. There will probably be a time during the season when I’m going to need volunteer helpers, whether during training or match day. It’s a whole lot easier approaching parents if I have... read more

10
Sep

What if…

What if…….I did everything I could possibly do to be the best coach I could possibly be?   1. What if… I bent down to the height of the child or team when... read more

3
Sep

15 questions to ask myself when coaching my junior sports team.

15 questions to ask myself when coaching my junior sports team.   1. Do I look like a coach who is ready for training? Am I wearing the appropriate kit?   2. Am... read more

28
Aug

11 Things I’d hate to hear as a coach of a junior sports team.

11 Things I’d hate to hear as a coach of a junior sports team.   1. ‘My daughter won’t be returning to practice because she gets bored waiting in line for her turn... read more