Sometimes it’s hard to put a number on what type of impact and influence Trusted Coaches is having on the youth sports community in the short time it has been available for public consumption. Well, our number crunchers did just that, and conservatively, here is the data. Coaches trained: 4,500 Athletes positively impacted: 58,500+ (average team size across […]
Recently the Rochester Area Sports Commission has agreed to partner with Trusted Coaches to be the umbrella organization that helps to administer Trusted Coaches training for area youth sports associations. Read about this partnership program below. “Many young kids are competing in athletics year-round, often jumping season to season in multiple sports. Youth sports provides a […]
In July of 2016, Woodbury Athletic Association (WAA) in Woodbury, MN (one of the largest youth sports organizations in Minnesota) began utilizing Trusted Coaches and its platform for all of their youth coaches in the eight sports they administer. Recently, it was determined by their Executive Board, to require all WAA coaches to wear their Trusted […]
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No student athlete should try to “walk it off” after an injury. Connecting with the right care provider is an essential part of getting your atheltes back on the field of play. Here at Trusted Coaches, we have a great medical partner that can help. Learn more here.
Concussions in youth sports can have tragic consequences. The hard reality is if a kid wants to play the game bad enough, they will hide the truth to get into the game. There are many other factors that are involved as well. That’s why educating coaches is so important. However, let’s not forget how important […]
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 […]
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 […]
I am an assistant football coach at Fridley High School, which is a suburb of Minneapolis, and also the Director of the North Suburban Football League, a 7th and 8th grade tackle football league in the metro Minneapolis area that consisted of 91 teams from 33 communities in 2016, and the Twin City North Youth […]