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Cal South E-News | December 2012

December 12, 2012

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Welcome to the Cal South E-News for December 2012

Each monthly issue of Cal South E-News is loaded with free educational content broken into useful categories for parents, coaches, players and referees. Drop us a line and let us know how you like our newsletter. Enjoy!

PLAY SOCCER WITH OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALIST ABBY WAMBACH!
Provided by Play Hard Play Fair
Olympic star Abby Wambach is coming to the LA Galaxy Soccer Center in Torrance, CA on March 24 and your daughter or son can play soccer with her! Abby's event is a fundraiser for Cal South TOPSoccer, a community-based recreational program specifically designed to help athletes with physical and mental disabilities participate in soccer. Every registered player has the chance to play soccer with Abby!
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PERFORMANCE TRAINING
Provided by CB3 Sports Performance Training
The Sports Medicine Team: Athletic Trainers, Physical Therapists, and Strength Coaches working together for the athlete - The term "sports medicine" is used by many different practitioners who provide services for athletes and physically active people. What qualifies someone as a sports medicine practitioner is as varied as the organizations that promote health care and well-being for athletes and non-athletes alike. Practitioners can include physicians, chiropractors, athletic trainers, physical therapists, strength coaches, nutritionists, and more...
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COACHING EDUCATION - Featured Lesson Plan
Provided by the Cal South Coaches Association | Created on SportSessionPlanner.com
Foot Coordination and Speed: Featured Lesson Plan: Foot Coordination & Speed - This month's featured lesson plan consists of five variations based around improving the foot coordination and game speed of players. The lesson plan is designed for recreational players on U10 teams, and was initially created on SportSessionPlanner.com...
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REFEREE EDUCATION
Provided by Cal South State Referee Committee
Ask Our Referees: Have a question regarding the Laws of the Game or about a confusing rule or call? Send an email to editor@calsouth.com and we will have a member of the Cal South State Referee Committee answer it for you. Here are this month's responses...
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NUTRITION EDUCATION
Provided by Selina Lai, M.S., R.D.
Fuel for the Win: It is that time of year again when tournament play begins for many competitive youth soccer teams. No longer can our athletes cruise through one soccer game and hope that they will be ready to go for another in just an hour or two without paying close attention to WHAT THEY EAT! Food for recovery becomes very important during tournaments play...
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If you have any comments or questions, please send us an email at editor@calsouth.com. We look forward to hearing from you!

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