Posts Tagged ‘youth sports’

The Best Kept Secret For Youth Coaches

Posted on March 10th, 2017

Getting a players attention is one of the hardest things to do today. This generation is not like the old days where the coach wo...

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Welcome Youth Sports Spot!

Posted on February 16th, 2017

FirstDown PlayBook is excited to announce our most recent youth football partner for 2017! Youth Sports Spot...

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Why It Is Important To Thank A Coach When The Season Is Over

Posted on December 12th, 2016

This is an ideal time for the players and parents to thank the coaching staff for all the hard work they have done during the seas...

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Busting 6 myths about sports specialization

Posted on February 20th, 2016

This morning we are sharing a great blog recently posted by USA Football's Joe Frollo. FirstDown PlayBook is a proud partner of US...

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Teaching Moments

Posted on September 13th, 2015

  FirstDown PlayBook coaches a group of kids on Saturday mornings for the local YMCA. Initially the thought was just a way to...

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Flag Football Is Assignment Football

Posted on August 17th, 2015

Every football player’s development started somewhere. These days more and more youth football players are getting their int...

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Youth League Toss Sweep

Posted on November 20th, 2013

I recently had the fortune to meet with a coach who has coached at the highest levels and won championships at the highest level. ...

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Teach Your Players To Play Fast

Posted on August 7th, 2013

One of the hardest things to do as a football coach at any level is to teach your players to play fast. We all understand the valu...

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You Still Have To Coach Them

Posted on July 9th, 2013

“I want it to be fun for the kids”. I’ve read and heard this a lot lately. Please don’t get me wrong. I wa...

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Flag Football Like Never Before

Posted on July 6th, 2013

By FirstDown PlayBook We have spent the better part of the spring developing a system for Flag Football coaches that allows them t...

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FirstDown PlayBook Teams Up With American Youth Football!

Posted on July 1st, 2013

1st Down Technologies will join forces with American Youth Football this fall to bring the AYF membership their very own co-brande...

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10 Facts to know before the buzzer sounds in youth sports

Posted on June 24th, 2013

When sports parents enter the world of youth sports, they step into a different culture, with it’s own political problems, proto...

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