Author name: Coach Todd

Building a Winning Basketball Program: Tips and Strategies for Success

A winning basketball program is the result of a combination of hard work and dedication, but it takes a lot more than just physical training to get there. No matter the level of your team, from recreational or school teams, to college, or even the pros, building a winning basketball program requires patience, a solid …

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Basketball Coaching Fundamentals: Essential Tips and Strategies

If learning how to be a successful basketball coach is on your goal list for the New Year, this post is the perfect starting point. From the basics of the game to advanced competitive strategies, here are the fundamentals of coaching basketball that all new coaches should know. No matter your starting point–whether you’re just …

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Technology Revolutionizing Youth Basketball Coaching

Benefits of Technology in Youth Basketball Coaching The use of technology in youth basketball coaching has become much more prevalent in recent years. It offers an incredible opportunity for coaches to gain insights into their team’s performance and pinpoint areas that require improvement. Technology can provide numerous benefits ranging from data-driven analytics to enhanced real-time …

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Coaching Youth Through Challenges: How to Navigate Adversity

Coaching Youth Through Difficulties When coaching youth through difficult times, it is essential to emphasize the need to focus on their individual strengths and recognize that everyone handles difficulties differently. It is important for coaches to be patient and supportive, give clear instructions, provide positive feedback, and establish a trusting relationship with their students. While …

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Nutrition for Youth Basketball: How to Fuel Performance for Peak Performance

Young Basketball Athletes: Nutritional Needs and Habits Young basketball athletes require specific nutritional needs and habits to support optimal performance on the court. What works best for one athlete may differ from another, because individual metabolic needs vary depending on gender, physical characteristics, experience level, age, and genetics. Therefore, young basketball athletes should tailor their …

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Unlocking the Secrets of the 1-3-1 Defense in Basketball

Are you feeling overwhelmed by your opponents’ 1-3-1 defense on the basketball court? Do their constant switches and chases make you throw up your hands in frustration? Do you feel discouraged and close to calling it quits? No need to worry! This blog post will take you step-by-step through the mysteries of the 1-3-1 defense …

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Why 3v3 is the Best Way to Improve Youth Basketball Skills

Playing 3v3 basketball is an exciting, fast-paced, and extremely beneficial experience for youth basketball development. It’s different from 5v5 full court because it emphasizes skill development, footwork, and fast decision-making. For those responsible for training up-and-coming athletes, 3v3 provides several platforms to help develop their skills without overwhelming them. This article will explain why 3v3 …

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