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Q & A with a Trusted Coach & Administrator

Member Spotlight With Matt Thornton Q.  What youth sports organizations are you involved with? A.  Boys and Girls Club youth football, La Crosse Central Basketball Association, Shelby Youth Ball. Q.  You work in a very unique sports industry, please explain what you do? A.   We take people to Major League Baseball games all over the […]

One Community-One Platform-Many Sports

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 […]

Over 120 Youth Sports Organizations utilize Trusted Coaches!

Trusted Coaches Fast Facts: 120+ youth sports organizations from the states of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois and Louisiana have joined Trusted Coaches to train educate and screen their coaches. Trusted Coaches is a non-sport specific program. Organizations currently participating focus on the sports of basketball, baseball, football, soccer, softball, lacrosse and track & field. Youth Sports Organizations […]

Concussions: Myth vs. Fact

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 […]

Chad’s Story

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!

Blizzard and Trusted Coaches Announce Partnership!

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, […]