WVSA Beyond The Pitch Podcast
WVSA Beyond The Pitch Podcast
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Information for soccer players, parents, referees and coaches to improve their overall development.
Dealing With An Eating Disorder - The Story Of A College Soccer Player
Eating disorders happen more often than people think. Hear the story of Kerrigan Johnson of the Fairmont State University Women's Soccer team and her struggles with the disorder. This is a MUST LISTEN for all coaches, players and parents.
Oct 14
21 min
How Soccer Coaches & Parents Can Help In The Mental Health Of Their Players
When you coach your soccer players, do you take into consideration their mental health? Find out some great tips and advice to help your players handle the pressures of soccer, school and home from Dr. Ashley Coker Cranney of Whole Brain Solutions in Morgantown.
Sep 23
27 min
How Soccer Coaches Can Better Communicate With Players & Vice Versa
What are some things soccer coaches can do to better communicate with players? How Can players better communicate with coaches? Find out some great tips with communication specialist, Jenny Rearick.
Sep 9
28 min
Everything You've Ever Wanted To Know About Smoothies For Soccer Players
Are smoothies a good option for youth soccer players? Is there a recovery smoothie? What mistakes do athletes make when it comes to making smoothies? Find out more about smoothies for youth soccer players with Stephanie May, Registered Dietitian and owner of SM Nutrition.
Sep 1
21 min
Advice For High School Soccer Coaches As Season Begins
What should high school soccer coaches being thinking about as the new season begins? How can coaches keep their players healthy and available? Get some sound advice from Rachel Hayes, Certified Strength & Conditioning Coach.
Aug 19
28 min
Seven Important Nutrition Tips For Youth Soccer Players
Looking to improve your nutrition to increase your performance as a youth soccer player? Here's seven important nutrition tips from Kennedy Haney, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and owner of Elevate Performance Nutrition.
Aug 13
27 min
Importance Of Hydration For Youth Soccer Players
WVSA welcomes registered dietitian Stephanie May of SM Nutrition to talk about the importance of hydration for youth soccer players. Should most of the hydration come from water? Are sports drinks beneficial? What happens to a youth soccer player when they are dehydrated? Find out the details on the latest episode of WVSA Beyond The Pitch Podcast.
Jul 29
19 min
US Youth Soccer WVSA ESports Event
US Youth Soccer And the West Virginia Soccer Association are teaming up to present a FIFA 20 ESports Community Event Program to our members. Find out more about the program and it's offerings from Nick Bellows of US Youth Soccer. We'll talk registration dates, length of the program, prizes players can win and the safety features offered with this eSports program.
Jul 8
21 min
WVSA Beyond The Pitch Podcast - Dr. Susan Boiko, Dermatologist - Soccer Player Skin Care
How can youth soccer players take care of their skin during the summer months? Find out with Dr. Susan Boiko, dermatologist at Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego.
Jul 1
22 min
WVSA Beyond The Pitch Podcast - Tara Dodd - How Sleep Reorganizes Your Brain
Did you know that sleep reorganizes your brain and helps keep it running smoothly? Find out the details with Tara Dodd of University Hospitals.
Jun 18
18 min
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