Fit for 90

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21 Sep
Fit for 90: How understanding training specificity helps coaches (VIDEO)

Dr. John Cone, founder of Fit for 90, explains how understanding training specificity can greatly benefit coaches. As the Official Player Monitoring System of US Club Soccer, Fit for 90 is helping to advance the Players First pillars of Coaching Development and Player Health &...

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08 Aug
Keeping up with Players First launch event at Nike World Headquarters

At long last, Players First has arrived. The US Club Soccer initiative intended to revolutionize the club soccer experience takes over Nike World Headquarters, Aug. 8-9 in Beaverton, Ore. Among an exclusive group of the country's top youth soccer leaders, the Players First launch event features...

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06 Aug
Introducing ‘Player Health & Safety’ pillar

Safety in youth sports is a popular topic – and rightfully so. US Club Soccer and Players First recognizes the need for a holistic Player Health & Safety pillar that includes preventative measures, as well as return-to-play protocols. The responsibility to keep young athletes safe can’t...

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06 Aug
Introducing ‘Coaching Development’ pillar

US Club Soccer encourages coaches to continually seek out educational opportunities. As one of its founding pillars, Players First provides resources to help coaches grow. Frankly, coaching development can’t be overlooked. John Wooden once said: “It’s what you learn after you know it all that counts.” Coaches:...