When an athlete quits in the middle of the season, it usually causes drama, stress, and a lot of extra work. Granted, sometimes it’s for the best (bye-bye drama queen and your insane mother!). Generally speaking, we want a culture of team…
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Dear Perfectionist Coaches,
I know there are so many emotions during all of the little moments throughout a national championship. You’re getting on the plane – it’s actually happening! Checking in at the big tents, helping everyone get…
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Where does talent come from? Is it innate or is it from hours and hours of practice?
Picture the dancer who is the most skilled performer you have ever seen… how did she get there? I believe it’s a combination of talent and effort.
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“Do it with passion, or not at all.” We’ve all heard it. If you aren’t going to be passionate on the floor and give it everything you have, then don’t bother. If you want to be better, if you want to be the best, you have to be passionate…
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It Takes a Village
It’s a phrase that gets thrown around a lot, “it takes a village.” Parents say it, teachers, coaches… we can’t do it alone. We need to the benefit of mentoring, I have to admit: I didn’t get it at first. In every…
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I have a love-hate relationship with dance team tryouts. The one day a year that you have to make a final decision on a new team. It always brings excitement, stress, inspiration, and complete dread. I can see the stress on the dancer’s faces,…
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I believe one of the biggest challenges facing coaches today is fostering accountability on a team. What's more upsetting to me though, is that it wasn't nearly as much of a problem 15-20 years ago. While accountability on the team used to…
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There are so many decisions I wrestle with when I'm preparing a competition routine. I seem to spend a lot of time deciding which skills to include and once I've decided, I struggle to choose who should perform those skills. What should be a…
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As dance and cheer coaches, competition day presents unique challenges. We spend countless hours, days, weeks, and months preparing for 2 – 2:30 minutes on the floor. That’s all we get. There is no best of 7, next quarter, or 2nd half…
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One of the top complaints I hear from coaches is that "I'm busy and stressed and don't have enough time to get it all done!" I think we all understand the importance of taking care of ourselves. But I have to admit, I used to feel like "self-care"…
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