Breakers Passion

By johnrode | May 6, 2018 | Comments Off on Breakers Passion

The passion to play. And keep playing. That’s a foundational element of the Breakers. Players should be psyched to go to practice, and happy about the game they just played whether they won or lost. Without passion you run the risk of your player “burning out”. Our goal at Breakers is to ignite your player’s…

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Breakers Determination

By johnrode | May 4, 2018 | Comments Off on Breakers Determination

All great athletes are determined. There’s simply no other way for them to reach that level of accomplishment. But in the world of 7 to 17 year old athletes, determination on the field (and in life) varies considerably, with a wide mix of innate drive and learned behavior. Kids first arrive on Breakers teams with…

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Breakers Creativity

By johnrode | Apr 30, 2018 | Comments Off on Breakers Creativity

Do young players feel inspired when parents yell instructions at them from the sidelines? Do players feel more confident when a coach reprimands a young player for making a mistake? An essential tenet of the Breakers philosophy is to inspire creativity in our players. For our very youngest players that means encouraging them to do…

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