As coaches we are undeniably role models. It’s in what choices we make every day, what we say, and how we act. Kids follow our cues when we respect or don’t respect officials. They show up late if we wonder in late and distracted for practice and they get rattled when we are nervous or… Continue reading Out of shape much, Coach?
I sat at my daughter’s soccer game this evening with 3 or 4 layers on, sheep skin lined boots, two hooded jackets and stamped my feet to try and get the blood back into my toes. It was a brisk fall evening that reminded me just what Minnesota fall can feel like when even just… Continue reading Let it GO
Cue Julie Andrews.."I simply remember my favorite things and then I don’t feel soooo badddddd"….The smell of the grass, the perfect lines on the turf and the bright green against the woods in the background, the walk-down song, the pre-game dinners, the post-game handshakes, the half-time speeches, the matching jackets, the shared anticipation, the shared… Continue reading When coaching sucks..