Motivational Blog"You are your own most powerful motivator and critic. Which will you be?" -Coach Britttany-
Today I want to share a positive moment that happened while I was coaching. One of my developmental athletes did her routine on the floor exercise for the first time. We had been practicing it in pieces to help perfect the smaller parts of the routine. She was finally...read more
As a competitive athlete you always have people watching you. Spectators always have something to say whether that be positive or negative. How do you handle the negative comments or thoughts of others? How do you feel when you are exposed to that kind of negativity?...read more
It’s tough to watch your athletes struggle. Whether that be mentally, physically or even emotionally, it is part of their natural development as an athlete. Not everything comes easily which means sometimes a struggle is necessary. I like to look at struggles like...read more
5 Benefits of Daytime Training For Competitive Gymnasts (And Other Sports) Is it okay to miss school for training? If so, how much? When is the best time to incorporate that type of schedule? Should they be of a certain age or level? These are questions I hear all the...read more
I would like to share this little brain game based on an activity that I did a few years ago in a university class. It will give you a bit of experience changing someone's negative perceptions into positive thoughts that you can use to motivate yourself in your...read more
Over my years of coaching I have come up with a few ways to help make stretching more exciting and worth-while for my younger aged athletes. Of course it is not something I do every practice because training flexibility has to be serious as well. It takes discipline...read more
Attention All Gymnastics Coaches!
Are You Struggling With Teaching Kips?
This is a 12-16 week kip program designed to help your gymnasts develop strong kips with good technique. It comes with an intense conditioning program to ensure that your gymnasts are strong enough to do it properly. Every gymnast needs their kip so what are you waiting for?
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