It's All About Balance - V.J. Stanley Jr.

May 20, 04:00 PM

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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