We all know that kids do not always listen. It can be frustrating when your attempting to teach a group of kids a sport and they aren’t paying attention. You cannot control the fact that kids aren’t always going to listen. However, there are some strategies that may assist you and get them more active, as well as further develop their skills.Read More
Coaching children is much different than coaching adults. For example, imagine trying to explain something to a child, and then how you would say the same idea to an adult. To an adult, you likely would have used longer sentences, advanced vocabulary, and talk at a moderate pace. To a child, you would have to do the opposite because of their differences. Explaining an idea to the different age groups has several differences. Now try to imagine coaching them, with all of the other factors that go into being a coach, from everything from demonstrating to instructing, amongst others.
Coaching youth sports can be a very difficult task. There is no such thing as a ‘perfect coach’. Every coach has developed their own set perspectives on what they think is best for their group of participants.Read More