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Why we insist on 5 essential coaching skills at our summer camp in NH

Posted by Jason Sebell on Nov 18, 2015 9:10:00 AM

Yesterday, the head counselor at our summer camp for boys posted a blog about the 5 essential skills quality coaches use when communicating with their players. He actually wrote it on Friday, and I spent much of the weekend thinking about how insightful his ideas were. These 5 skills are a major reason that our coaches are able to help our athletes grow so much during our 7-week seasons.

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Topics: summer camp in nh, sports coaching, david walsh, 5 essential coaching skills

A fabulous day at summer camp for team sports and coaching

Posted by Jason Sebell on Aug 6, 2015 1:13:00 AM

Today was a great day for playing sports at our brother-sister overnight camp in NH. When we woke up the sun was shining over our lake, and a beautiful fog hovered over it until just after breakfast. By 7:45am there were Evergreen Freshmen getting in some early morning water ski runs before breakfast. 

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Topics: sports coaching, team sports, soccer tom, coaching, chris straker

The 21st Century Skills You Learn Playing Sports At Summer Camp

Posted by Jason Sebell on Nov 18, 2014 11:22:00 AM

Our Head Soccer Coach Discusses The 21st Century Skills You Learn Playing Sports At Summer Camp

We have some amazing coaches and teachers at our overnight camp in NH. We scour the earth each year to find the most talented, nurturing adults who not only understand how to teach their sport or art, but are skilled at helping our campers gain technical proficiency while also developed their vital 21st century skills – skills like leadership, creativity, resilience, critical thinking and collaboration. If you'd like to see a complete list of our activities please click here.

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Topics: 21st century skills, sports at camp, sports coaching, tom shanks

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