How Program Values Can Be Dangerous

Every day, coaches come up with grand visions and values for their programs but continuously fail to actualize them. The following article was inspired by a long message I received from a coaching friend, sports parent, and business consultant. It is meant to...

10 Reasons to Read Calling Up [From Readers]

BUY NOW 1. It will challenge you to face your struggles and think deeper. “As a coach, this is exactly what I needed this off-season! I was trying to find what was next in continuing to develop as a coach and continuing to grow my program. J.P. Nerbun nailed it here!...

My Greatest Day of Coaching

Guest Article by Jon Barth The day we beat one of the premier teams in our area for the first time in 11 years was NOT my greatest day of coaching. The day we completed our third upset in four days, after starting the season 0-8, to claim a 3rd place plaque in one of...

Connecting with Your Child in the Painful Sports Moments

Thrive On Challenge Guest Article from Shane Sowden “Winning is great, sure, but if you are really going to do something in life, the secret is learning how to lose. Nobody goes undefeated all the time. If you can pick up after a crushing defeat and go on to win...