Pain vs. Strain…what kind of pain should athletes tolerate? Athletes continually push their physical limits in order to perform at their highest level. A trusted coach should be aware of how much to push athletes. Tendon pain is a common problem when pushing too much. Tendons connect muscle to bone. Any joint pain could be […]
Attention Youth Sports Administrator! Are these questions or statements familiar to you? Do I have to do this stuff again? I just did all this for Basketball! Why can’t all the sports just work together with concussion certificates and background checks!? In today’s youth sports, a volunteer coach is mandated to complete concussion instruction […]
What is a concussion? A concussion is a mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) that occurs from a direct blow or bump to the head. It can also result from a blow to another part of the body when the force travels to the head. A concussion can affect coordination, learning, memory, and emotions. Most concussions heal without […]
A coach can have a real impact on a child’d life. A trusted mentor who is also a coach can have a life changing impact on that child. Check out this amazing and powerful short film on how the impact of a positive coach changed Chad’s life! Click here to watch the video!
Trusted Coaches partners with the Minnesota Blizzard The Trusted Coaches program is proud to be partnering with the top baseball program in Minnesota – the Minnesota Blizzard Elite. Starting this year, all of the Minnesota Blizzard Academy’s instructors and coaches will be certified through our Trusted Coaches program, a comprehensive membership that offers essential training, […]
Raising the Grade Youth Sports Organizations are failing their key constituents when it comes to serving them with qualified and trained coaches according to a new report recently filed by the Aspen Institute of Sports and Society program. The 21-page report directed by Tom Farrey examined a number of aspects in youth sports and among […]
Recently, the Shelby Youth Ball program enrolled their coaches in the Trusted Coaches training sessions. Channel 8 News out of La Crosse interviewed Shelby Youth Ball President Matt Thornton to find out why they believe in Trusted Coaches. Click here to watch the video!
Trusted Coaches Executive Director Dawson Blanck was recently interviewed by Dave Overlund and Jay Caldwell of the Granite City Sports Show. Click on this link to enjoy their podcast!
Trusted Coaches have teamed up with NBA Rookie of the Year Karl-Anthony Towns to be able to offer a discount to all interested in participating in the Hy-Vee Karl-Anthony Towns Basketball ProCamp. Learn from and interact with Karl-Anthony Towns! Each camper will receive: an autograph from Karl-Anthony Towns (item provided – outside items not permitted) […]