Digital Coaching Center
We partnered with the best coaches and thought leaders in the sports community to serve you relevant content. Check out their presentations and advice on topics ranging from crisis leadership and remote coaching to building connections and celebrating players.
Gratitude — the Greatest Motivator
Who are the key figures who mentored you when you least deserved it? Chances are they made all the difference. Love them with your heart. Find them. Thank them. In this video coach Bill Curry takes us through his suggestions for how to use gratitude as a way to motivate your athletes.
How to Evaluate Athletes without Tryouts
No tryouts? No problem. Charlotte Independence Soccer Club’s development academy director Jeff Bilyk shows us his unique approach to player evaluations, and how the club’s building rosters without on-field tryouts.
Developing Speed in Players’ Offseason Work
Revered high school coach Dan Casey shows us his unique approach to player development, and why he emphasizes speed over conditioning.
Implementing Leadership Tactics to Foster Player Accountability
Coach Adam Dorrell gives us an inside look as to how he is implementing leadership tactics to build internal accountability from his players. He will also discuss a series of books and podcasts that he uses to gather information on leadership and building a team.
Top 5 Principles for Performance Fueling
In this presentation, you will learn the main principles sports dietitians use when working with youth athletes and up to the professional level. Use this presentation to help your athletes assess their skills and learn where they can improve their nutrition for performance.
Managing the New Reality for Student-Athletes
Team training is suspended, seasons are cancelled and we're confined to our homes. How do you navigate this new reality for student-athletes, parents and coaches? We will explore key performance indicators (KPIs) for health, performance and well-being of the athlete.
Building a Positive Volleyball Culture
Coach Lindsay Peterson takes us through her top tips for creating a positive volleyball culture in today's increasingly remote world.
Strategies for Celebrating Athletes Whose Spring Seasons Were Cancelled
Athletic Director Jen Brooks is joined by her daugher, and coach, Nora Brooks to give you simple, actionable ways to celebrate your athletes whose spring seasons may have been cancelled.
Effective Leadership in Times of Crises
Football coach and former athletic director Mel Tjeerdsma discusses leadership strategies to help you feel in control during times of crises.
Building an Athlete Plate
Registered dieticians Anna Turner and Lindsay Langford are here to provide you with detailed information, tips and tricks for helping your athletes build the ideal athlete plate based on their activity level and performance goals. They’ll now look forward to mealtimes, as they’ll feel confident in their meal planning.
Quality Conversations: 5 Ways to Create Stronger Connections
Communication expert Betsy Butterick gives you the tools you need to have conversations that strengthen relationships and leave a lasting impact.
Remote Coaching for Your Defense
Build team culture, set the tone for your defense—all things you can do right now even when your athletes are at home.
Our Best Tips for a Memorable Season Highlight Reel
Help spread some cheer when your athletes need it most by creating the perfect highlight reel. We've rounded up our top tips to make it easy.
How to Build Better Leadership Programs for Your Student-Athletes
With remote coaching becoming the new norm, athletic director James Coffey explains why leadership programs are more beneficial than ever to high school athletic programs.
Increase Sponsorship Opportunities by Branding Your Athletic Department
High School Director of Operations Cory McCarthy explains how a strong team brand can help secure sponsorships and create a sense of community during a disconnected time.
Three Reasons Why Athletic Directors Should Start Using Social Media
Now is the time to go where the kids are. Athletic director and coach James Coffey explains how social media can benefit high school athletic departments.
Player-Coach Relationships: Make Them Transformational, Not Transactional
It takes time and effort to build a supportive environment for your players, especially now. Former coach and athletic director Cory McCarthy breaks it down into manageable steps.
The Power of an Athletic Department That Focuses on Culture, Relationships & the Extra Mile
Former coach and athletic director Cory McCarthy shares how focusing on three main priorities made a huge impact on New Mission High School—and how they can do the same for your school.