5 Tips to Help a Young Athlete Prepare for a Big Sports Event
Listen to me discuss on Anchor five tips about what and what not to do in the period leading up to a child’s major sporting event. Each recording is less than two minutes duration. Just click to listen.
Tip 1: Avoid Placing Performance Expectations on Your Child
Tip 2: Avoid Researching & Building Profiles of Opponents
Tip 3: Don’t Increase The Number of Practice Sessions
Tip 4: Keep Things As Normal As Possible
Tip 5: Avoid New Things
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Hear tips 6 to 10 at How to Help a Child Prepare for a Big Sports Event – Part 2 (Audio)
Darren Wensor is a sports development professional, coach educator, specialist coach of young athletes and founder of the blog coachingyoungathletes.com. Learn more about him here and connect with him on Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin , Anchor or via email.