Jason Dorland

Some advice on choosing a coach for your child.

THE CONTEXT: As a parent—what should I look for in a coach for my child? Sadly, we live in a time where parents have to arrange […]

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Athlete transition is more than just finding a job.

THE CONTEXT: Athlete transition isn’t just about finding a job; it’s about discovering who you are outside of sport. Straight up—far too many Olympic athletes struggle […]

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Abuse dressed up as motivation is still abuse!

THE CONTEXT: Abuse dressed-up as motivation is still abuse. With so many high profile incidents in the media over the last number of weeks shining a […]

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Is Mental Toughness All It’s Cracked Up To Be?

THE CONTEXT: By continually celebrating the merits of mental-toughness, are coaches possibly limiting their athlete’s ability to reach their highest potential? What if telling our athletes […]

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