The Car Ride Home Series was created to bring families closer together on their athletic journey. I speak with Dr. Cassidy Preston, from, “Consistent Elite Performance”, and we discuss 6 topics. If you want to help motivate your child and support them without being critical, have a listen. If your kids are on their phones too much and I mean 4-6 hours a day, have a listen. If your child is not the coach’s kid, have a listen. If your child needs a new method of thinking to stay motivated, have a listen? Parents, are you supporting your children the right way after a practice or after a game? Have a listen.
Overall, if you wish your child to be successful in any sport, they need to be resilient and emotionally intelligent.
Soft Skills are what all coaches should be using and should be teaching them.
If a team is Intrinsically motivated they will have greater success
How to keep athletes motivated without a game roster?
Are kids playing for you or them?
The Coaches Kid Scenario happens in every sport. How to positively manage this type dynamic for your child.