Holiday Gift Ideas for the Athlete in Your Life

Holiday Gift Ideas for the Athlete in Your Life

As the end of the year is quickly approaching, so is the holiday season. Whether you have an athlete, a coach, or an avid sports fan in your family, we have your gift covered! Whoop Band If you’re an athlete looking to improve your performance as well as your recovery,... Read more
Become a CoachNow Pioneer

Become a CoachNow Pioneer

CoachNow is Where Coaching Matters. Which is why we want to showcase passionate coaches who want to make a difference in sports, coaching education, and athlete development. As an expert in your field, this is your chance for your voice to be heard to teach others as well as learn from... Read more
Tips for a Positive Parent/Coach Partnership

Tips for a Positive Parent/Coach Partnership

Coaches and parents both play an important role in the development of youth athletes. To ensure a positive experience for the child, and to avoid parent/coach conflict, parents should recognize the part they play in making the season a success. This is often hard for those parents who want to... Read more
Building Self Confidence in Youth Sports

Building Self Confidence in Youth Sports

Confidence is a tricky thing. Great athletes have it, but how do they get it? And why do so many seem to lose it? The eaiest answer is the same as to the question, “How do you get to Carnegie Hall?” Practice. In sports, it’s more than that. Practice your... Read more
The Pit Crew

The Pit Crew

In this little note, I wanted to touch base on something we call the Pit Crew in my world (the medical, fitness, biomechanical). I love Nascar racing so I use this analogy a lot. I guess for people who don’t understand auto racing, I will highlight it quickly. The driver... Read more
The Four Roles at Any Sport

The Four Roles at Any Sport

“Four roles at any athletic contest. Players, Coach, Official and Spectator. Choose one and do it to the best of your ability.” Proactive Coaching LLC You hear it from so many coaches and even officials, that spectators aka Parents, try to play coach from the sidelines.  Kevin Eastman, VP of... Read more
7 Sports Themed Halloween Costumes for 2018

7 Sports Themed Halloween Costumes for 2018

With Halloween right around the corner, we have some costume ideas for any sports fan! You have one week to prepare, so get after it with one of these seven ideas! Gritty, Philadelphia Flyers Mascot   Crying Lebron James   2018 NFL Referee complete with extra flags   USA Men’s... Read more
4 Keys to Remember for Player Development

4 Keys to Remember for Player Development

So much of our pre-season is about getting the individual better so we can have pieces to put together when we form our teams. Often though we walk into player development blindly. Whether you are working with a local rec team or a high school coach, below are four things... Read more