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Coaching Youth Lacrosse: Avoid Overtraining

October 2, 2014    1606 Views
Coaching Youth Lacrosse: Avoid OvertrainingTake a page out of NCAA guidelines and regulate the amount of training and competition for youth lacrosse athletes, says Dr. Richard Ginsburg Read More »

Coaching Youth Lacrosse: Save Specialization for Older Kids

October 1, 2014    2436 Views
Coaching Youth Lacrosse: Save Specialization for Older KidsWhen does specializing in one sport from an early age become a risky investment? Our resident sports psychologist weighs in on the multi-sport debate. Read More »

Coaching Youth Lacrosse: Provide Positive Feedback

September 30, 2014    1182 Views
Coaching Youth Lacrosse: Provide Positive FeedbackProvide positive feedback and you’ll expand your youth lacrosse player’s self-evaluation to how they play the game, not just how many points they score Read More »

Coaching Youth Lacrosse: Defining Success by Age Group

September 29, 2014    2667 Views
Coaching Youth Lacrosse: Defining Success by Age GroupWhether its safety and fun, skill development and friendship, or independence and identity formation, here’s how to age appropriately define youth lacrosse success. Read More »

Coaching Youth Lacrosse: Keep it Age-Appropriate

September 26, 2014    2482 Views
Coaching Youth Lacrosse: Keep it Age-AppropriateResident sports psychologist Dr. Richard Ginsburg offers tips to keep the lacrosse experience age-appropriate for the entire spectrum of youth athletes. Read More »

13 Qualities the Best Lacrosse Coaches Have in Common

September 25, 2014    9607 Views
13 Qualities the Best Lacrosse Coaches Have in CommonHow do you become the coach that your lacrosse players can’t wait to spend their time with? Here are 13 sure-fire ways to create positive, long-lasting impact. Read More »

Coaching Youth Lacrosse: Kids Are Not Little Adults

September 25, 2014    2355 Views
Coach Youth Lacrosse: Kids Are Not Little AdultsWhether just getting started, playing youth lacrosse, or competing at the high school level, coaches should bear in mind that kids are kids, not little adults. Read More »

Coaching Youth Lacrosse: Teach Sportsmanship Early

September 24, 2014    2112 Views
Coaching Youth Lacrosse: Teach Sportsmanship EarlyTeaching sportsmanship early to our youth lacrosse players does make a difference. Our resident sports psychologist weighs in. Read More »

Coaching Youth Lacrosse: Fun is Essential

September 23, 2014    2300 Views
Coaching Youth Lacrosse: Fun is EssentialAvoid the pressure to always focus on putting in plays and implementing scheme. Instead, create fun and enjoyable practice and game experiences. Read More »

10 Fundamental Tips for Coaching Youth Lacrosse

September 22, 2014    4655 Views
10 Fundamental Tips for Coaching Youth LacrosseGetting started as a new youth lacrosse coach? These 10 fundamentals will help frame your role and ensure your on- and off-field success. Read More »

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