| Sacrificing Quality for Winning|
By Adrian Parrish
The fall season presents me with the opportunity to go and watch all levels of soccer games from recreational to collegiate. And as every player steps on to the field, they do so with a desire to win that game. Coaches, players and parents all want to win because the game of soccer is competitive, with the object of scoring more goals than your opponent. Read Article
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| Running Practices for Very Young Players By Brian Gotta, President of CoachDeck|
If you've volunteered, (or have been volunteered), to coach a team of young players, there are a few techniques you can employ that may make your practice sessions more productive and enjoyable. Coaching kids this age doesn't have to be glorified baby-sitting, if you take the proper approach. Read Article
| The PERFECT Referee Watch!|
Know someone who is refereeing youth soccer? Suprise them with the perfect gift. In addition to being an attractive sports watch, the Goal Count Watch boasts a dual tally-counter for keeping score, along with a game timer mode. Delivery in 3-4 days! Visit our website
Sports Participation and Success in Life
by Dean Herbert
Sports psychology has some interesting findings about athletes and the effect of participation in sports. Much of the research supports what is called "gravitational" hypotheses. That is, that a certain personality type will gravitate towards athletic involvement. What exactly have they found? Read Article
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Visit www.STOPSportsInjuries.org for information on preventing overuse and trauma injuries in children.