Pivoting for the Goal: How to Help Athletes Through Mid-Season Adjustments
Follow these tips to help your athlete make mid-season adjustments.
A recent study found that children today are under significantly more pressure to be ‘perfect’ than past generations. If you’re halfway through the seasonand it’s not going the way you hoped, it’s also easy for you and your team to fall into a slump. When the goals you set at the beginning of the season are suddenly unattainable, how can you and your athletes find motivation to keep going?
As a coach in this tough environment, you can show athletes that not reaching a goal isn’t the end of the world. Rather, it’s a chance to re-focus and pivot towards a new, more attainable goal.