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GrandmaGinny
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Grandma with two sports crazy grandsons! I also coach softball and girls basketball as my passion!

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Golf – Short game | REMEMBER “TWO WORDS” FOR BETTER CHIP SHOTS

The name of this page is Gimme One Thing, but I’m going to give you two things to think about the next time your chipping issues flare up. Remember the words bottom and bounce. What do they mean and how do they apply to better chipping? When you think bottom, your focus should be on…

Soccer – Defense | Goalkeeper Drill: Basic Footwork Drill

Easily the most underrated part of goalkeeping is footwork. The very best goalkeepers in the world can move instinctively all over their box to always be in position for different shots and passes that come their way. This drill requires the goalkeeper and a partner. Place four cones in either in a box or rectangle…

Snow sports – Snowboarding | 8 important tips for the beginning snowboarder

1. Protective gear isn’t just about safety; it makes you learn faster. If you’re learning to ride as a young (school-age) kid and have a kid’s ability to naturally bounce off the ground and not get hurt, you can skip over this (except the helmet). But the #1 thing I tell adults learning to snowboard…

Fitness – Fitness | Kettlebell Exercises for a Stronger Back

I won’t even comment on the form on some of these exercises. That would take an article of itself. But the kettlebell exercise selection isn’t all that bad. My comments on each one. Swings – Depending on how you swing there will be some lat involvement and/or lower back. Once again this really depends if…

Basketball – Defense | Basketball Defensive Drills – 1 vs 1 off hand dribble

Description: Player A and player B stand behind the base line on each side of basket. Coach stands in corner of court (or to the side). Instructions: Coach rolls the ball towards center court slowly, waits a few seconds (usually until the ball passes 3 pt. line – depending on how much conditioning is needed)…

Soccer – Other | Providence Soccer Athletes: Recruiting Advice

General – College Recruiting | Colorado Buffalos Athletic Facilities

Fitness – Fitness | 5 WAYS YOGA CAN BOOST ATHLETIC PERFORMANCE

With New Year resolutions in full swing, gym memberships are being handed out left and right (not for free, unfortunately). But let’s be real here guys, before you go signing a year-long contract, how likely are you to actually go to the gym for the rest of year? Some people just aren’t gym people and…

Softball – Hitting | Techniques to Improve Your Softball Hitting and Bat Speed

In softball hitting, the grip is one of the most critical parts of a quick bat swing. And it’s how you grip the bat, how tightly you grip the bat, and in what position you grip the bat, that are important. If you follow some simple rules, you will definitely see your bat speed improve!…

Golf – Long Game | Fix Your Early Extension – Golf Fitness Tips

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Golf – Short game | REMEMBER “TWO WORDS” FOR BETTER CHIP SHOTS

The name of this page is Gimme One Thing, but I’m going to give you two things to think about the next time your chipping issues flare up. Remember the words bottom and bounce. What do they mean and how do they apply to better chipping? When you think bottom, your focus should be on…

Fitness – Fitness | 5 WAYS YOGA CAN BOOST ATHLETIC PERFORMANCE

With New Year resolutions in full swing, gym memberships are being handed out left and right (not for free, unfortunately). But let’s be real here guys, before you go signing a year-long contract, how likely are you to actually go to the gym for the rest of year? Some people just aren’t gym people and…

Golf – Short game | 3 Keys To Red-Hot Scoring

When it comes to shooting a score, you’re going to make or break your round on the par 4s. Consider how I played them at the Masters: I was three under for the week—including 10 birdies—and even par in the final round. I wouldn’t have won without playing them so well. Why are the par…

Track & Field – Jumping | High Jump Technique

Running Do modified versions of sprint workouts (short distances) Use sprint drills with high jump technique Increase intensity of workouts over time Develop good sprint mechanics and technique Approach (High Jump Foot Placement) Blind 10 step approach (on the track) Have athlete run a straight line 10 step approach with maximum controllable speed Mark the…

Softball – Fielding/Throwing | Softball Coaching Guide to Practice

Sometimes it can be a headache to be a softball coach, especially if you’re coaching youth players. Kids can be undisciplined, their skills unpolished and you also have to deal with their parents who watch every game. What you can change is the way you handle them, and that’s what I’m going to share with…

Basketball – Other | Coaching Middle School Basketball: Structuring a Practice Plan

Dynamic Warm Up & Athletic Work – 10 to 15 minutes This is probably the #1 thing missing from most youth practices. It helps prevent injury, improves performance, and improve athletic ability. What good is a basketball player who is injured or is not athletic enough to utilize the basketball skills developed? The better the…

Fitness – Other | Do You Cheer Too Much at Your CrossFit Gym?

Around the CrossFit world, you hear some version of this phrase fairly often: “…where the loudest cheers are for the last to finish.” I think this is a great sentiment, but sometimes I wonder if this mindset can be a little off the mark when it comes to encouraging new and struggling athletes. Here’s an…

Baseball – Other | Fifteen (15) Little League Coaching Tips

Little League Coaching Tip #1: Become Familiar With Your League. – Becoming familiar with your league rules, regulations, and policies is an important step in becoming an effective Little League coach. The analogy I would use here is that if you were going to volunteer in a foreign country and chose not to learn the…

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