Allie LaForce grew up playing a variety of sports – basketball was her first love and favorite – and the talented TNT broadcaster shares some humorous moments and life lessons she learned along the way while competing as a young athlete
Amanda Dowdy, professional beach volleyball player and former Texas Tech standout, shares a key moment in her youth sports journey that ignited her confidence and showcased the influence of a caring coach
U.S. Olympian Courtney Frerichs shares how she attacks the mental side of competing that coaches and parents can grab from to help young athletes in all sports be stronger, more resilient, and perform at higher levels
U.S. Olympian Kristi Castlin, winner of a bronze medal in the 100-meter hurdles in Rio in 2016, encourages young athletes to stay positive, work hard and recognize how special they are no matter what the result
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