Category Archive: Uncategorized

Oct
07

In Her Cleats- A New Documentary

Thank you to everyone for your constant support in Coaching a Female Athlete.  We appreciate every read, share, and positive comment we have received over the past two years. We wanted to share our newest endeavour with all of our readers, “In Her Cleats”.   “In Her Cleats” is a riveting documentary following female athletes in …

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Sep
24

How to Manage Academics and Athletics

     I have heard countless stories and excuses among student-athletes for their inability to maintain good grades because of their commitment to their sport.  To me, it’s a cop-out.  It’s reason for a student to be lazy, to under-achieve, and to go through the motions.  Furthermore, I see more and more parents supporting their athletes in …

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Mar
15

“Bats, Gloves, and Glitter: 7 Must-Know Facts about Female Athletes”

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KELLY JACKSON AND KERI CASAS ARE PUBLISHED AUTHORS!!! With the great response and feedback from our blog, We are proud to announce our new eBook entitled, “Bats, Gloves, and Glitter: 7 Must-Know Facts about Female Athletes” Check it out on Smashwords now! (available on major retailor sites such as Amazon shortly) https://www.smashwords.com/books/view  

Jan
29

How to Coach an Athlete Who Takes Private Lessons

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Sometimes an athlete taking private lessons can hinder your relationship with her and her parents. Parents spend a lot of time and money on private instruction and do not want things to differ from what they are spending their money on.  If your style of teaching is different than what their instructor is teaching, you …

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Apr
10

How To Motivate Your Daughter to Practice

      You pay money for lessons, you travel to all her practices and games, you pay for her to be on the team, but she won’t practice.  You put in all the time and effort you can, because she says she loves the game and wants to play, but won’t put in the work to …

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Oct
05

HOW TO TRAIN IN THE OFF SEASON

How to Train in the Off Season The off-season is extremely important for the development of female athletes.  Many parents allow their athletes to take a break from training when their season is over and this could hurt them in the long run. When athletes are in season, their main focus is on practice, tournaments, …

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