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5 Keys To Improving Your Speed and How To Do Them

There is an old adage that “speed kills”. No doubt every soccer coach would benefit from faster players, but how can something like speed that is widely considered a natural gift be coached?

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Top 10 Principals For Mental Training

10 Guiding Principles for Mental Training

Top 10 Guiding Principles for Mental Training by Sean McCann, PhD 1. Mental training can’t replace physical training and talent. We haven’t seen any Olympic athlete who succeeded without doing the physical and technical work, even though we have worked with some of the most mentally talented athletes in the world. The reality is that even an exceptionally talented athlete …

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The 4 Types of Soccer Speed

4 Types of Soccer Speed

When we think of soccer speed, we most often think of running speed. However, soccer speed can actually refer to many things.

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5 Keys To Success In Sports

5 Keys to Success in Sports

Whether soccer is your game or even something else, develop these 5 factors to make yourself more successful:

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How Many Days A Week Can I Train

I am training on my own. How many days a week should I train to get the most improvement without injuring myself?

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Training With Plyometrics

Training with plyometrics

According to About.com’s Sports Medicine Section Plyometric exercises are specialized, high intensity training techniques used to develop athletic power.

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Transition Game Practice

Transition Practice

This practice game helps teams train their attacking, defending, heading, passing, and transition skills.

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4 Ways To Avoid Overtraining

4 Ways To Avoid Overtraining

Yes, training too much can actually make players perform worse.

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4 “L’s” Every Coach Should Avoid

4 "L's" Every Coach Should Avoid

The truth is, I’ve been guilty of 3 of these 4 things myself in the past, but one of the easiest ways to become a more successful coach is to remember this simple idea.

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10 Tips For Parents of Youth Athletes

10 Tips For Parents of Youth Athletes

Coaches: here is a good piece of information to keep handy to remind parents (and in some cases ourselves).

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