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How Much Should Your Child Train During the Holidays?

December 18, 2012 by  
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By Jo Ann Schneider Farris When the holidays come around, parents of athletes are faced with making the decision on whether or not their children should continue to train. Should practice and lesson schedules remain the same? Some sports may require two to three days a week of concentrated practice, but almost all serious competitive […]

Choosing the Best Coach For You

November 16, 2012 by  
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Choosing the best coach for your child can be very difficult for parents, especially if they have not been involved in sports  themselves.  So, what is a coach? According to Webster’s Dictionary, a coach is one who instructs or trains: one who instructs players in the fundamentals of a sport and directs team strategy. To […]

Pre Season Prep-Two

November 3, 2010 by  
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Coaching Changes Welcome to week 3 of pre-season prep! Now that you’ve decided what level you’re going to compete at next season and taken stock of where you are, it’s time to set up your support team. An invaluable part of this team is your coach- the CEO of your support team. He or she […]