• 13-Year-Old Female Football Player Sobs Meeting Her Hero Santia Deck
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    13-Year-Old Female Football Player Sobs Meeting Her Hero Santia Deck

    – This time of year, we hear so many inspiring stories of players who’ve overcome the odds to find success on the field. At 13 years old, our next guest has faced big obstacles in football. That’s because she’s a girl in a male-dominated sport but she says she won’t let anything, on or off the field, stop her from playing the game she loves. Say hello to Ariel y’all. (audience cheers) How did you get into football? Do you have brothers? Were you playing with it– – Yeah, well, when I used to watch my brother play, I got really attached to the sport, like, I knew that sport…

  • Soccer Coaching Tips For Beginner Coaches
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    Soccer Coaching Tips For Beginner Coaches

    Do you want free tips how to improve your coaching sessions? We’ve got three proven strategies on how to make a huge impact on your players! Check ’em out! Tip one is how to set the expectations. Before every session don’t just talk to your players about the content of the session talk to them about their mindset ask them what kind of characteristics they will have to bring to each session. If I’m doing a passing session and you’ve got to give your absolute focus. to every single pass you give your teammate. By trying to improve the mindset of your players, before the session or early in the…

  • Top 10 Weirdest Sports in the World – Part 3
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    Top 10 Weirdest Sports in the World – Part 3

    Ninh explains the Top 10 Weirdest Sports in the World … Part 3. You’re doing another one of these? Boy you must be really running out of ideas. Yeah kind of. But it’s mainly because more and more weird sports keep appearing on my YouTube feed. if you haven’t already do so, subscribe (obviously) and turn on the notifications so that you can see these on your feed, but here’s 10 more of the weirdest sports in the world. #1 Sporthocker Are you a lazy bastard who like to sit down on a chair, but finds the act of doing so incredibly boring? Why not spice it up a notch…

  • What Is Fartlek Training? | Running Workouts For Speed & Endurance
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    What Is Fartlek Training? | Running Workouts For Speed & Endurance

    – It can be easy to fall into a rut with your running and sometimes, it just needs a little spicing up. Fartlek training is a great way to do this. Now I’m going to be explaining what fartlek is and more importantly how you can incorporate it into your training to help you improve your running. (electronic sound effects) Doing all of your run training at one pace will result in a performance plateau. And it is easy to think that if you’ve got a set distance you’re targeting, if you continue to practise running that distance as hard as you can, you will get better. Well, doing time…

  • Sports Insight Episode 15 – Student Team Managers
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    Sports Insight Episode 15 – Student Team Managers

    Music Hi everyone, I’m Cliff Elgin and this is Sports Insight. In the MCPS high school football programs, a lot of student athletes get the opportunity to practice and play football at a high level. But football teams are big, and they have a lot of moving parts. And that creates opportunities for many more people to contribute to the success of the team. Adults can get involved as coaches or booster club members, and students can be statisticians, video techs, and equipment managers. So let’s go behind the scenes at Richard Montgomery High School, where a dedicated parent volunteer and a talented group of students managers are the key…

  • Should You Let Your Child Play Contact Sports?
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    Should You Let Your Child Play Contact Sports?

    I’m wearing two hats here; I’m wearing brain injury scientist, and I’m wearing parent hat. I’m an avid sports fan. I participated in many contact and collision sports over my lifetime. What I try to balance as a parent is the enjoyment that my son or daughter might experience from the sports participation, the lessons they may learn, and the safety of their participation. My perspective is–as it relates to concussion– is that a single event is a transient neurologic event that has a rapid and complete recovery in a few days in the overwhelming majority of cases. If I sensed that my son or daughter was at increased risk…

  • Rex Sinquefield, the American Chess Mogul (Full Segment) | Real Sports w/ Bryant Gumbel | HBO
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    Rex Sinquefield, the American Chess Mogul (Full Segment) | Real Sports w/ Bryant Gumbel | HBO

    SOLEDAD O’BRIEN: At first glance, he may looklike just another aging retiree,passing the time by playing his favorite game.-How often do you play chess? -Every day. How many times a day? Well, I have about 20 games going on the internet, and then, I’ll do some studying as well. Are you passionate or are you an addict? Uh, I think both. O’BRIEN: But Rex Sinquefield is not some mild-mannered pensioner.He is, at age 74, a revolutionary.Armed with incalculable wealth, relentless drive, and a visionto make his favorite game into America’s too.(CROWD CHEERS) How much money have you sunk into this project, -would you guess? -Several millions. (CHUCKLES) Several millions? Is…