Mental Toughness In Student-Athletes

Mental Toughness In Student-Athletes

“Toughness is in the soul and spirit, not in muscles.” – Alex Karras. Football Player. In sport (and life), nobody can expect everything to run smoothly. When testing moments surface, physical attributes like speed and skill will only get you so far....
Winning – Is It Everything?

Winning – Is It Everything?

Statistics say that 70% of kids involved in sports drop out after becoming teenagers. Such is the case for many reasons, but, in general, it boils down to a loss of enjoyment from participating. In numerous studies of youth athletes, fun was repeatedly identified as...
The Future of Pay-to-Play in Sports

The Future of Pay-to-Play in Sports

In the past, it was easy to get on a youth sports team if one wanted to play. Whether through community recreation leagues or school sports, very few barriers to entry existed for young people, who could easily get a hold of the necessary equipment. This was...
Why Employers Love Student Athletes

Why Employers Love Student Athletes

Sports are a terrific medium for learning a range of skills and building habits that are essential for life. Goal setting, time management, relationship management, recovering from setbacks, and disappointments are just some of the lessons that are learned navigating...