How to Become a Mentor to Your Athlete
When exceptional athletes talk about their beginnings, you will often hear them mention a specific coach that made an impact on them early in their career. These coaches tend to pop up in an athlete’s childhood or during high school and push them to the next level of success. It’s not uncommon to hear these individuals be described as “more than a coach” by the player. They went above and beyond to become a mentor to these young athletes and helped them achieve their success.