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Summer IMPACT Series #6 - And Then Some...

And Them Some... The power of these words is captured in a poem written by Carol Holmes. Submerse yourself into the poem and apply it to where you are in your life right now. "And Then some...these 3 little words are the secret…
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Summer IMPACT Series #3 W.T.F!? - It's Not What You Think!

It’s actually an extremely important concept to high physical and mental performance.  Losing weight, getting stronger and faster or being more productive, and achieving a higher standard then the "norm." W.T.F. stands for What The…FOCUS!!!! I…
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What's Your Everest?

The more I learn about leadership, mindset and the power to overcome obstacles, the more excited I get about helping others break through their personal barriers. At CSF, adults seek us out to break through certain barriers whether that's…

Teaching Technical Acceleration 8-18...How Young Do You Start?

We've heard it over and over again, "speed kills." This was evident once again at my daughters U11 State Soccer Championship game.  I was intrigued to see what was going to be the biggest difference maker between the #1 and #2 teams.  All…
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Part II How Do You Know If You're In Really Good Shape? 9 Take Aways For Athletes And Adults

We have a wide variety of readers that see our posts.  Many parent's of our athletes as well as our adult clients visit our site for information, motivation and clarity when it comes to exercise and performance. Sometimes it can be a challenge…

Sport Success: It's About Acceleration, not speed

There is a misconception in sports.  Parents, coaches and, even some young athletes, have been using the wrong definition when describing the specific attribute they most desire, explosive first step quickness.   What everyone wants is ACCELERATION.…

The Speed Controversy. What Do You Really Need in Sports? Part 1

Back in 2003, while was living in Greensboro, NC  I worked under the Direction of Lauren Segrave for Velocity Sports Performance.  At the time Lauren was a sprint and hurdle coach for the U.S. Olympic team.  This is where I began understand…

12 To Do's During Tryouts...and for the rest of your sports career

12 Simple Yet Significant Daily To Do's For Leaders This article was written by Jeff Janssen, founder and president of the Janssen Sports Leadership Center 1. Be the hardest worker at practice today. Without fail, one of the quickest ways…

10 Ways To Decrease The Risk For An ACL Injury

10 Ways to Decrease the Risk For An ACL Injury  Through our partnership with GPS West, we recently we had a chance to assess the potential ACL injury risk of over 160 soccer players from U10 - U18.  Injuries to the Anterior Cruciate Ligament…