Positive Coaching Alliance - Los Angeles
Sports parents are under tremendous pressure to make the right choices and guide their children properly through a competitive youth sports environment. Common issues are specialization vs multi-sport participation, travel vs rec, playing time, coach communication, balancing school, college scholarships, health and safety and social-emotional well-being.
The Positive Sports Parent Series puts youth sports into the proper perspective and gives parents practical tips and tools they can use to make decisions that are best for their children and themselves.
All events go from 6:30-8:30pm
Hear from some of the most accomplished athletes who are now sports parents talk about their experiences guiding their own children to a positive youth sports experience. Learn to focus on the life lessons sports can teach from the leader in youth sports character development, Positive Coaching Alliance. And receive health information from health care professionals who see the downside of the pressure put on our young athletes every day.
Schedule and topics: All events go from 6:30-8:30pm
April 12: Nomar Garciaparra + Mia Hamm: Baseball and Soccer Legends
Coaching Your Children and Your Neighbor’s Children
April 26: Alexi Lalas – Soccer Legend and on-air broadcaster
Soccer. Music. Parenting.
May 3: Brendon Ayanbadejo – Former NFL Super Bowl Champion
The Entrepreneur in Your Athlete-How Sports Teaches Success
Chris Klein: President, LA Galaxy
Corporate Responsibility Impacting Youth Sports
Kevin Barnett – Former Olympian and current on-air broadcaster
A Perspective From the Professional and Personal Sidelines