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Cal South E-News // August 2009

August 14, 2009

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

NCSA Recruiting Corner

Vacation Is Over: The first day of school is right around the corner; did you use your summer wisely? As I mentioned in last month's article, in addition to family vacations, as a future collegiate athlete, your summers should also include camps, tournaments, researching schools, contacting coaches and going on visits. If your summer didn't look like this, you will need to make up for it this fall... click for complete story

Velocity Sports Performance Training Tips
How to Incorporate Energy System Development Into Your Soccer Training: Soccer is a unique sport that challenges athletes' bodies in many different ways. Its quick explosive movements followed by bouts of active rest challenges the player's aerobic and anaerobic energy systems. Neglecting either system would result in decreased performance as well as increased risk of injury. When designing a conditioning program for soccer, we must look... click for complete story

Herbalife Independent Distributors Nutrition Ed.
The Power of Soy Protein: Soy-based products are on the rise for very healthy reasons. Promote heart health and overall wellness with the super power of soy protein. Learn how to get your recommended daily dose of this super bean.... click for complete story

NSCAA Coaching Education
The Coach and Team Leaders: Sharing the Leadership: As a coach of elite players, I learned fairly early that the top coaches are not only experts at tactics and in knowledge of the game, but are experts in dealing with people and facilitating peak performance. By using "emotional intelligence" in coordination with soccer intelligence, a coach can affect leadership throughout the layers of the team. Leadership becomes a team culture... click for complete story

FREE Cal South Online Parenting Course

Knowing Me, Knowing You: 5 Simple Questions: Parents, you are incredibly important to the sustained development of youth sports, spending an estimated $5 billion per year on organized youth sports coaching... even during a recession! You want your children to get the most from their sports. They probably play more than one sport. Have you thought why they like one sport more than another or how to avoid them giving up sports altogether?...click for complete story

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