Sports and Character Series: Positive Attitude

Sports and Character Series: Positive Attitude

There are similar combinations of words which have easily slipped out of almost every parent’s mouth. In this case, something along the lines of “You need to adjust your attitude,” or “I don’t like your attitude.” But have you ever really stopped to consider what...
Sports and Character: Perseverance

Sports and Character: Perseverance

Perseverance is a skill every athlete must develop in order to succeed. This includes the perseverance to make it through a challenging game, to further develop their technique and to face the challenges of each season head-on. Perseverance is a transferable skillset...
Sports And Character Series: Respecting Your Opponents

Sports And Character Series: Respecting Your Opponents

With good sportsmanship, we must look beyond respecting our coach and teammates—but also to supporting our competitors. Win or lose, respecting your opponents both on and off the field, court, or competitive arena is a sign of good character. Cheer Don’t Jeer The...