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Welcome to my All Star Podcasting Series!
This 10-week series features 10 indepth podcast discussions with some of my best past podcast guests. In my other podcasts, we touched on some of these subjects, but I want to go deeper, ask harder questions, and give you information that will truly help you as you parent your athlete.
We are discussing:
- Mental Toughness
- Playing Time
- Your Child’s College Dream
- Time-saving Tips for Busy Sports Parents
- Setting Goals
- Travel Teams
Today’s Podcast: Communicating in Youth Sports
This week’s podcast features Reed Maltbie, a master at communication in youth sports. Reed is a Coach/Author/Speaker. He is the Executive Director of STAR Soccer Club in Cincinnati, OH and a speaker for Changing The Game Project. He is writing a book on communication in youth sports and in this interview, he gives some amazing insights into how you as parents and coaches can better your youth sports experience by working on communication.
As a sports parent who is trying to give your child a positive youth sports experience, are you running into any of these problems?
Over-involved, pushy sports parents.
Your child is disappointed with his playing time.
Conflicts with your child’s coach.
Your child feels burdened with expectations.