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"Your paycheck does not equal your influence" What does that statement mean? It is one of our mantras at icoachforfree.com. In many ways it sums up everything that we believe in so we wanted to take a few minutes to share what exactly it means for you....read more
If you were to watch modern entertainment, you'd get the idea that the sole redeeming quality of sports is to win big games. Almost universally, when team sports are included in movies and television shows, the focus is on a big game or on one player's social...read more
No matter how altruistic you are, you are expecting to receive something from your efforts as a volunteer or paid coach for student athletes. In some cases, paid coaches may take the position for financial reimbursement. However, many times there is something more...read more
What is icoachforfree.com?
icoachforfree.com is an online resource designed for one reason: to equip volunteer coaches of all sports and all ages with the philosophy, principles, and practices they need to be effective.
Coaches have a tremendous impact on the lives of their athletes. Many coaches have every intention to be become an effective and successful coach but they don’t have the resources they need.
icoachforfree.com is here for you, the volunteer coach, to (1) help you make a difference in the lives of your athletes and (2) to ensure that your time as a coach is as rewarding for you as it is for your parents and players.
Specifically, icoachforfree.com provides you with the necessary resources to equip you with three primary fundamentals:
phi-los-o-phy / noun
- pursuit of wisdom
Your paycheck as a volunteer coach does not equal your level of responsibility or impact. Your influence on your athletes is enormous. It’s important that you are learning and growing as a coach so that you can provide the best possible experience for your athletes and parents.
The icoachforfree.com resource is certain to equip you with the coaching philosophy and teaching to dramatically increase your readiness and overall effectiveness as coach.
prin-ci-ple / noun
- a fundamental truth or proposition that serves as the foundation for a system of belief or behavior
What principles guide you as a coach? What about your team, including both players and parents? What principles lead to the best possible experience for you, your players, and your parents?
I COACH FOR FREE resources are designed to help you answer those questions and craft your coaching based on sound principles that lead to positive experiences for everyone.
prac-tice / verb
- to perform or work at repeatedly so as to become proficient
What are the best practices of effective and successful volunteer coaches? What do the best coaches repeatedly and proficiently practice to help their athletes maximize their potential?
The icoachforfree.com resource offers you the best practices of the most effective coaches to ensure your season is a successful experience for everyone involved – coaches, players, and families.