Posts tagged "Private Coaching"

High School Sports: High School & Private Coaches At Odds

Twenty or thirty years ago, the high school coach (in almost every sport) was the main, and sometimes only, source for technical sports training available to the high school athlete. And most of the “coaching” was done during the season with some offseason training (for some sports), all handled by the coaching staff of the... Read more »

Part I - Private Coaching and Private Club Sports: What Parents Need to Know

It has become much more common today for parents of aspiring athletes to seek private “lessons” (coaching), or join private sports clubs, to enhance their child’s sports training. Rather than debate the existence of an appropriate age for, or even the importance of, traveling this path, let’s discuss the topic from a more objective standpoint.... Read more »