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Love and Accept Your Young Athletes (Regardless of Performance)

Love and Accept Your Young Athletes (Regardless of Performance)

This is Percival's first rule because it underpins all of the rest. If we cannot assure our children that they are loved, that we support them in all of their endeavors and will not judge them based on their success or failure, then what is the point of their engaging in sport at all? It [...]

February 18, 2014 Gary Mossman Special Feature, Ten Rules 0

Are you really supporting your hockey player?

Are you really supporting your hockey player?

Don’t say “winning doesn’t count” because it does. Instead, help develop the feel for com-peting, for trying hard, for having fun. Explain that the “Happy Warrior” who loves all as-pects of play is usually in the long term the best athlete. [...]

January 31, 2014 Gary Mossman Special Feature, Ten Rules Comments Off

Ten Rules for the Parents of Young Hockey Players

Ten Rules for the Parents of Young Hockey Players

We’ve all seen them at the rink, or heard about them from other parents; we might even be one or have been one of them in the past. They yell at the players from the stands, besmirch the good name of the referee and loudly question the decisions of the coach. Some of them are [...]

December 31, 2013 Gary Mossman Special Feature, Ten Rules Comments Off

‘Twas the Morning of Christmas — A One Million Skates Hockey Poem

‘Twas the Morning of Christmas —  <em>A One Million Skates Hockey Poem</em>

‘TWAS THE MORNING OF CHRISTMAS A One Million Skates Hockey Poem  By Christie Judson   ‘Twas the morning of Christmas, when all through the house every hockey lover was stirring, even the mouse; The stockings were emptied by the chimney with care, In hopes that a shiny new puck could soon be found there;   The [...]

December 25, 2013 Staff Writer Special Feature 7

The Power Of Sport Can Change The World

The Power Of Sport Can Change The World

The Olympics are a special thing. Once every four years the world pauses to watch an event, which goes beyond the mere competition but shows the best of what nations and individuals have to offer. Not everyone can become an Olympian but like the Olympic motto, Citius, Altius, Fortius, sport can be a catalyst for [...]

December 10, 2013 Dan Church Road to Sochi, Special Feature Comments Off

The Road To Sochi: Preparation

The Road To Sochi: Preparation

The separation is in the preparation for the Canadian Women’s Hockey Team as they start to focus in on the 2014 Olympics. [...]

November 21, 2013 Dan Church Road to Sochi, Special Feature Comments Off
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