Resources

Coaching and Team Sports Resources


Sports Drills and Practice Ideas:

Hockey:

  • 360 Hockey - Hockey skills, injury prevention, nutrition, sports psychology and more.


Soccer:

  • Better Soccer Coaching - Soccer drills, skills and coaching advice.
  • Soccer Nation - News source for soccer in Southern California covering youth, college and professional teams plus U.S. National Soccer news.
  • VideoChamp (Soccer and Volleyball) - Your team can manage, share, & edit videos in The Cloud.
  • Youth Soccer Training - Mobile apps of soccer skills, drills and fitness featuring U.S. soccer legend, Marcelo Balboa.


Football:

  • Coach Huey - Discussion boards on coaching and playing football.


Basketball:

  • Basketball Coach Weekly Lite: Free basketball drills, skills and coaching advice, every week.
  • BasketballHQ.com: 1,000's of basketball training videos, plays, and resources for all levels of coaches, players, and parents.
  • Guide to Coaching Basketball - Basketball drills and conditioning advice.
  • Gooroo is the expert coaching guide with free practices, drills and tips from Hall of Fame coaches. Brought to you by FastModel Sports, creator of tools used by 30 of 30 NBA teams, 90% of NCAA D1 Basketball and thousands of coaches worldwide.
  • Hoops King - HoopsKing.com features over 700 instructional videos for purchase and rent along with basketball training aids to help players develop their game.
  • Hoops U. - HoopsU.com is devoted to helping basketball coaches and players succeed with our basketball playbook, tips & strategies, coaching development programs, player workouts, and more!
  • Youth Basketball Drills (Inspirational Basketball) - helpful youth basketball drills and tips for players, coaches and parents.


General Coaching Sites:

  • CoachUp - CoachUp helps athletes achieve their full potential in sports by connecting them with one of thousands of vetted private coaches.
  • flexxCOACH - Coaching education programs and tools for designing drills
  • Frozen Shorts - Promoting the value of play for fun with a book, workshops, and mentoring for balanced excellence and health.
  • Human Kinetics - Worldwide publisher of books, e-books, DVDs, apps, and online courses in the areas of sport, coaching, training and conditioning, nutrition, physical education, and recreation.
  • Inside Youth Sports - Tips and techniques for parents, coaches, and players of youth sports 
  • National Alliance for Youth Sports - Programs and training for positive, safe sports and activities for children
  • Positive Coaching Alliance - National nonprofit organization committed to providing all youth and high school athletes a positive, character-building youth sports experience
  • Responsible Sports - A resource for responsible sport parenting, coaching, and youth sports advice
  • Sports Session Planner - Offers members a state of the art 3D session planning software that they can use to generate quick sport session plans with outstanding visuals. Used by over 80 Professional Clubs including Manchester United, Liverpool FC, Everton FC, New York Red Bulls and LA Galaxy.


Sites for Parents and Players:

  • AYSO - American Youth Soccer Organization provides tips for parents to support their children both on and off the field
  • CaptainU - CaptainU is a network connecting youth and college sports, making it easy to get exposure and recognition.
  • Family Nurse Practioner Programs -  List of the best blogs for moms on parenting, eating right, and physical activity for their children.
  • Momsteam - Articles for parents with kids in sports.
  • Playing Up Hockey - Social media site for competitive hockey players.


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