Ian Goldberg is a sports dad, coach and Founder of iSport360, a SportsTech company that is helping coaches, kids and parents set goals, share player feedback and track player progress. His informative and frequently-funny youth sports newsletter has 70,000 subscribers, earning Ian a place on the Advisory Council of the National Alliance for Youth Sports. https://isport360.com/
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Highlights from the Podcast:
Min 07: Ian’s “Ah-ha” moment
Min 18: The worst word in youth sports:”Shoot!”
Min 24: Mis-diagnosed over-use injuries (parents won’t admit what is happening!)
Min 28: What happens when a 6-year-old is going through the kind of stress a senior in high school choosing a college goes through?
Min 32: The iSport360 App
Min 39: What are some things that clubs should teach parents to help kids?
Min 49: You Shouldn’t be shocked at try-outs. Parents, read the evaluations!
Top Dog: The Science of Winning and Losing[book] by Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman
Why We Rage: The Science Behind Crazy Parents and Over the Top Coaches [article] CTGP blog
Is “Fear of Missing Out” Ruining Youth Sports? [article] CTGP blog
Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise [book] by Anders Ericsson and Robert Pool
Sports Parenting Newsletter
Knowing What’s Cheerworthy [article] by Ian Goldburg
Dr. Richard Bailey, Head of Research at ICSSPE, On What We Need to Make Coaching a True Profession [podcast] on changingthegameproject.com
Way of Champions Conference will be in Denver, CO on August 2-4. Visit https://changingthegameproject.com/wocconference for more information!
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