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Raising Competitors: A Parent’s Guide to Raising Mentally Strong Youth Athletes

Jul 17, 2019

It’s easy to get caught up in the idea that you have to hit home runs every day in order to become successful.

The best hitters in the game aren’t swinging for the fences every time they get to the plate. Just like the best quarterbacks aren’t throwing for the endzone every pass.

There’s nothing wrong with...


Jul 9, 2019

Rodney Webb is the head football coach at Rockwall High School in Texas and president of the Texas High School Coaches Association. This week, he shares tips from his nearly 30 years in coaching.

What You’ll Learn This Week:

  • Manage players and the pressures of social media
  • Seek mentorship from other...


Jul 9, 2019

Former Olympic swimmer Caroline Burckle joins this week's show to discuss her athletic journey and the co-founding of RISE Athletes, a program that partners young athletes with Olympians for mentorship opportunities.

Burckle discusses the importance of diversifying their experiences (outside of sports) helps set them on...


Jun 25, 2019

When leaders do their best, everyone’s better for it.

That’s a bit of wisdom from this week’s guest, Adam Bradley who is the founder of Lead ‘Em Up. His company helps coaches develop their athletes into leaders both in sports and everyday life.

Leadership is a lifestyle, after all, Bradley says. It can’t just...


Jun 18, 2019

Being able to learn new skills is the most important skill to have. That’s the start of the pathway to success for Bobby Stroupe, founder of ATHLETE Performance Enhancement Center, or APEC.

In the end, coaches and mentors are building people, not athletes, he says. That’s why it’s important to learn or...