OnDeck
Soccer
 
 
 
 
Volume 11, Issue 12
 
 
 
 
December, 2018
 
 
 
 
Greetings from CoachDeck!

Happy Holidays! We hope you enjoy this early edition of OnDeck as our holiday gift to you. Then we hope you enjoy this wonderful season with family, friends and cheer. May 2019 be your best year yet!

In this issue:
Bruce Brownlee provides great technical advice on the proper strike, including "Foot Geometry" and tips for practicing at home. You'll get a holiday chuckle out of some of the sports memes Brian Gotta shares. And Dr. Alan Goldberg returns with some great pointers on how to help athletes overcome mental traps and blocks.


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Striking the Ball
By Bruce Brownlee

You will hear many suggestions from coaches about how to keep your shot under the bar. Some of these include: Read Article
 
 
 
 
A Little Youth Sports Fun
By Brian Gotta, President of CoachDeck

Happy Holidays! We all love youth sports and many of us take them very seriously, which can be a good thing when that energy is directed properly. Below are a few memes that make light of the times we might be a little off track. I hope these bring a smile to your face, just like I hope this holiday season does. Thank you for another great year at CoachDeck and here's to 2019!​​​​​​​ Read Article
 
 
 
 
Performance Slumps, Blocks and Fears
By Dr. Alan Goldberg

Are you struggling with a seemingly mysterious performance problem? Have you or your athlete suddenly lost BASIC abilities? FINALLY understand where this FRUSTRATING problem comes from and what you can do about it!  Read Article​