AYSO National Coach, John Ouellette and CATZCoach


Posted by Todd Ducharme on September 28, 2010 • 4 comments

Locking Our Ankle

This week, I want to emphasize the importance of teaching our young players to “lock their ankle” at the moment of contact with the ball.  Whether the player is dribbling, passing, juggling or shooting, it is critical that players “lock their ankle” to have consistent, quality touches with any of these skills.   There are two key positions we teach players to lock their…

Posted by Greg Vanney on June 10, 2010 • 8 comments

Ice Breakers Get Kids “Excited”

Ice breakers help kids get excited about being physically active.  The question is, what do we mean by "excited".  By excited we mean physically and mentally.

Physically everybody needs to get warmed up to participate in physically activity.  Children are no exception.  Ice breakers provide a fun way to get kids warmed up for the days activities.   The Ice breakers provide that…

Posted by Lee Hancock on March 31, 2010 • 3 comments