Podcast The Raising Competitors podcast is for parents of youth athletes ages 8-16, featuring interviews and information on how they can teach grit, gratitude, and leadership skills for excelling in sports and life.

Lay Down a Bunt Every Day

It’s easy to get caught up in the idea that you have to hit home runs every day in order to become successful....

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Texas High School Coaches Association President Rodney Webb

Being a coach now is very different from being a coach back in the day. Even just 10, 15, or 20 years ago saw a different style of coaching working well for...

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Caroline Burckle, RISE Athletes & Being MORE Than Just an Athlete

Young athletes perform better when they are given the freedom, encouragement, and support to explore themselves holistically. That’s a key takeaway from this...

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Adam Bradley, How to Lead ‘Em Up

When leaders do their best, everyone’s better for it. That’s a bit of wisdom from this week’s guest. Adam Bradley is the founder of Lead ‘Em Up, a...

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Bobby Stroupe: Invest in the Physical to Strengthen the Mental

Being able to learn new skills is the most important skill to have. That’s the start of the pathway to success for Bobby Stroupe, founder of ATHLETE...

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Miranda Burcham: Disrespect Your Impossible

Talking the talk is important, but even more so is walking the walk. Learn how Arbonne Executive National Vice President Miranda Burcham and her husband walk...

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Dr. Cindra Kamphoff: Building Mental Toughness for Life

Grit is just one of the many pieces of the success puzzle. But although it’s one of many, it’s a great starting place for thinking about what it truly...

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Lauren Teague: Teaching Grit Through Golf

Social media professional Lauren Teague shares her philosophy on conversation-driven engagement and talks about how to model a good work and life ethic for...

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Matt Sharp: Raising Toddlers to be KIDStrong

Children today are the leaders of tomorrow. That’s why it’s important to foster healthy relationships with kids and help them on the path to positive...

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BONUS: How to Build Character in Your Athlete

Raising Competitors members get this BONUS conversation with Stephen Mackey where we explore how to build character in your youth athlete....

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