The Soccer Club of Oceanside has partnered with Positive Coaching Alliance in an effort to continue to support the development of well-rounded, successful athletes.
The mission of Positive Coaching Alliance is to develop “Better Athletes, Better People” by working to provide all youth and high school athletes a positive, character-building youth sports experience.
The Breakers are honored to be a part of the organization and to extend their education to our parents and coaches.
Please check out their resources in the PCA Development Zone.
Resources for Parents
Kevin Eastman: Coaching From the Stands is Confusing for Athletes – (Video) – updated 10/10/16
Parents, Let the Coaches Coach! – 30-second Video from Olympian Joy Fawcett – updated 5/3/16
Tips for a positive parent/coach partnership – (downloadable article) – updated 12/3/15
Finding time for family meals during a sports season (Q&A From PCA Blog – article)
For Parent: 2nd-goal parent (big picture) – (downloadable article)
How parents help youth athletes avoid burnout (video)
10 Best sports for kids w ADHD or LD
10 Tips for Sports Parents (PDF Download)
Among the items covered in these 10 tips: What to say (and not say) after the competition; Guidelines for sideline behavior; Deciding when the time is right for sport specialization; and Helping your children self-advocate in working with their coaches.