The Power of a Coach: Which Coach Had the Greatest Influence on You?

John Croyle discusses the coaches that had had the most influence on his life, as an athlete, a person, and a parent.

The Ant Video

Remember that song we used to sing as kids? "Once there was a little old ant, who thought he'd move a rubber tree plant.

Role of the Parent: Talking to Your Child After a Poor Performance

What do you say to your young athlete after he or she hasn't played well during a game? John Croyle suggests an honest, yet positive, approach to talking with


Motivational Topics

Whether you are a coach, an athlete, a parent, or a sports fan, you have those days where you wonder if you even want to make the next game.