It's All About Balance - V.J. Stanley Jr.
V.J. Stanley Jr. is an author and public speaker who formed Balanced Excellence (formerly Frozen Shorts) as a youth and High School sports injury prevention company. With over 30 years of experience and a published book V.J., with his holistic organic approach to teaching kids, youth and high school sports, is changing the youth and high school sports paradigm. (with a lot of help) using the Champion's mindset to reset the youth and high school sports paradigm. We specialize in balance. Home school your kids in youth sports. He brings back the backyard back. He has done consulting work with High school and youth coaches, ex professional athletes, college coaches, players, families, and youth organizations. Both mental and physical health is of long term benefit to all.
"It's not my mission to decide when, if or how the light goes on for those participating in youth and high school sports. My goal is to just keep flipping the switch."
V.J.'s quote: "Children learn from internal realization, not external force!"
Table of Contents
00:14 - Guest Intro
01:35 - Background & Childhood Experiences
02:44 - Best Memories of Sports
06:44 - Beginning of Coaching Career
09:41 - Certification on Coaching
12:26 - 3 Characteristics of Great Coaches
15:02 - How Can We Make the Kid Love the Game More?
17:26 - How Do You Connect With Your Players?
27:08 - Tell Me About the 3 Books You Wrote
40:12 - A Story From V.J. Jr.
43:40 - Tell Us About Balanced Excellence
48:55 - Tip #1
51:00 - Favorite Book to Recommend to Coaches
1:02:00 - Wrap Up
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