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How Low Cost Clubs Operate

Three clubs out of Kansas City operate with most of their fees under $1,000, sometimes well under. Here's how clubs can lower costs while still providing an excellent athlete experience.

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April 24, 2019

How Youth Sports Can Lead to a Better Job Later in Life

Highlights from a 2014 study that examined how participation in high school sports correlated with a person's behaviors and accomplishments later in life.

April 4, 2019

Helping Your Multisport Athlete Navigate Seasons

Playing more than one sport is great for an athlete's well-being. Here's how you can be a supportive coach as they transition between sports.

March 26, 2019

Keys to Making More Digs on the Beach

Prepare for beach national qualifiers and the USA National Beach Tour-Junior Championships with these tips.

March 22, 2019

More Tips for Coaches to Pass On

Culled from top coaches, these are simple tips that you can put in your coaching toolbox when working with your team.

March 20, 2019

Growing the Mindset Part 2 (CAP II Article)

In the second part of this CAP II article, Scott Jones discussing building confidence to change athlete mindsets.

March 15, 2019

How to Win (and Lose) With Class

Stanford-bound middle Kendall Kipp talks about striving to maintain good character and play the game the right way.

March 6, 2019

Tips For Helping Athletes Overcome Sports Anxiety

For many kids, sports provide their first taste of anxiety: the stress of serving at game point or making that all-important dig.

February 26, 2019

Growing the Mindset (CAP II Article)

In this CAP II article, Elevate Volleyball coach Scott Jones shares how he works with young athletes to change their mindsets.

February 26, 2019

Teach Your Athletes With These Quick Tips

Top coaches and players provide quick tips to help make your athletes the best they can be. Pass them on!

February 15, 2019

Teach Your Players to Hit More Effectively

No matter how tall (or short) your players are, John Kessel has tips to improve their hitting efficiency and make a difference for your team.

February 14, 2019

Five Tips for Coaches to Pass On

Coaches helping coaches ... check out these five tips on attacking, blocking and preparation. Easy reminders to pass on to your players.

February 13, 2019

Boost Sportsmanship With These Pregame Activities

There is no better time to set the tone for good sportsmanship than in the minutes before first serve.

February 12, 2019

Managing Parent Expectations

Recognizing the consequences that come along with the overwhelming pressure parents put on coaches, here are practical ways coaches can manage expectations from team parents.

February 12, 2019

The Uniqueness of Volleyball

This article should be explained to (and understood by) all parents, as volleyball is known as a sport that is not a “parent-pleaser.”

January 29, 2019

Five Keys to Playing Well in the Wind

Beach national qualifiers have begun, so check out these tips to help you prepare for the season.

January 10, 2019

Get Back in the Game With a Stronger Team Mindset

One of a coach’s most important roles is teaching young athletes how to deal with setbacks and come back stronger.

December 12, 2018

Beach Volleyball Basics

Beach volleyball is a great game that can help you accomplish your goals of becoming a top athlete. The doubles game can also be played on the grass, using the same portable net systems and rules.

November 29, 2018

Gratitude Can Build Stronger Teams

Sports are celebrated for their ability to bond families and teams. But those rock-solid relationships are only formed when there is gratitude and respect.

November 27, 2018

Losing Without Losing It

We all love to win, but face it, at some point we are all going to lose. Learning to deal with defeat is a huge part of becoming a winner.

November 25, 2018

The Coach-Parent Dynamic

Coaches and parents can work together for a great experience. It just takes communication and understanding.

November 8, 2018

Training the Mind for Growth

In the USA gym, players and coaches are all about a can-do attitude, including using learning to be better.