Tag: Athletic Development

Parental Focus on Effort Over Talent Key to Higher Levels of Success

We’ve all heard the comments, “Wow, look how talented that player is” or “Geez, is that kid good, he (she) must have tons of talent” or even “That girl (boy) is going to be great someday, her (his) parents were both Olympic athletes.” Yes, many equate high levels of skill and athletic accomplishment with the... Read more »

The "Fundamental" Difference to Skill Acquisition

When you think about what makes up the foundation of a house, what is the first thing that comes to your mind? For me it is cement. Yes, cement, a material that is strong and supportive, and allows building of a structure on a solid base of support. How solid that structure is will depend... Read more »