In straightforward language peppered with engaging stories, Thompson gives youth and high school coaches a roadmap for becoming a “Double-Goal” coach: one who strives to win and teach life lessons through sports. The book contains:
- Detailed explanation of the three principles of positive coaching—Redefining Winner, Filling the Emotional Tank, and Honoring the Game.
- Practical tools that coaches can immediately to implement positive coaching principles.
- Guidance on developing team culture, conducting dynamic practices, and enjoying the game dayexperience.
- Advice for parents on helping their child make the most of the sports experience.