As a soccer player, are you considering taking a supplement? Protein powder? Creatine? What are these supplements, are they safe and what's the best way to take them? Find out with Derek Lipton, registered dietitian and owner of Full Circle Sports Nutrition.
What can young adult soccer players do to better handle bouts of depression? Fin out with Dr. Ashley Coker Cranney, psychotherapist from Whole Brain Solutions.
Should athletes be taking naps? How much sleep should a youth soccer player get a night? What are some tips on getting a good night's sleep when in a hotel at a tournament? Find out with our sleep expert, Dr. Amy Bender, Director of Clinical Sleep Science at Cerebra.
Can a soccer coach improve the performance of their team with the words they use (or don't use)? Find out from Jenny Rearick, Communication Coach and owner of Fit To Speak. Find out more about Jenny at her website: https://fit-to-speak.com/.
Ankle injury? Concussion? ACL? What's the next step for soccer players that get injured during the season? Find out the thoughts of Christa D'Edigio from Limitless Physical Therapy. For more information about Limitless Physical Therapy, click here: www.limitlessptwv.com.
What can youth players do to better handle the mental pressures and issues that come with playing soccer? Find out from Shay Haddow, mental performance coach and owner of Alpha Girl Confidence.
What are some common early soccer season injuries and ailments? How can players treat these problems? Find out from Tom Belmaggio, Marshall Sports Medicine Institute.
Why is hydration so important for youth soccer players? Not only does it help with physical performance, it aids in cogitative performance as well. Hear the thoughts of Stephanie May, Registered Dietitian and owner of SM Nutrition.
Would you like something to make coaching youth soccer easier and less stressful? WVSA talks to John Howe from MOJO Sports about their youth soccer coaching app. Create FREE training sessions with age appropriate and skill level appropriate activities. And, did we mention, it's FREE! For more information about MOJO: MOJO website: https://www.mojo.sport/ Download MOJO: https://yougotmojo.app.link/getmojo?~campaign=westvirginiapodcast1&~channel=emailfromsate&~medium=email MOJO Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/mojocommunity/ Resource Request for Clubs: https://us19.list-manage.com/survey?u=563d753f9da54fec1a5747067&id=28439b4047&attribution=false
We are excited to welcome Tom Belmaggio of the Marshall University Sports Medicine Institute on the WVSA Beyond The Pitch Podcast to talk about how we can keep players safe while training and competing this summer. Lots of good information and practical advice.