Commissioner, Wolerine Hoosier Athletic Confernece
Presenter, ProActive Coaching
Life Lessons for Athletes-The Impact of Trust
This presentation will focus on the characteristics and defining terms of an athlete, which include; discipline, teachable spirit, mental toughness, accountability, integrity, selflessness, pride and humility. You will learn what makes a great team and how to make good choices that will determine potential over talent. Related trust topics will include how to develop trust by competitive credibility, personal caring and consistent character.
Youth Coaching – 4 Key Elements
Objectives covered in this session include youth coaching accreditation, coaching your own child, gaining credibility, eight critical points during the season, developing a culture that includes responsibilities of athletes, coaches and parents; stages of being an athlete, keeping the joy in sports, planning the season, practice, and parent meeting; teaching a physical skill, and motivation without punishment.
The Role of Parents in Athletics
In this straightforward message from athletes to their parents and other adults, the focus will be on how you can better help the athletic performance and enjoyment of young people. Practical solutions will be given to help parents who want their children to have better athlete experiences. The solutions will examine topics such motivation behind athletics, being a role model and instructional voice.