Episode 137: How can you be a good youth sports coach?

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In the Zone
With increasing pressures from parents and athletes to win and gain college scholarships and later pro contracts, how can youth sports coaches help kids succeed without causing injuries or burnout?

That’s Gotta Hurt
Tiger Woods – professional golfer
Jose Reyes – Toronto Blue Jays shortstop
Bryce Harper – Washington Nationals left fielder
Don Baylor – Los Angeles Angels hitting coach

Ask Dr. Geier
Is a cortisone shot like to cause more harm than good for plantar fasciitis of the foot?
Can ACL surgery still stunt the growth of a 14 year old who hasn’t finished growing?
Can a 12 yo basketball player continue to play despite foot and heel pain from Sever’s disease?
Will a 48 yo active female cause more damage to her knee by delaying surgery for a meniscus tear?

Fan Favorites and Trash Talkers
Comments from listeners on the show and our previous discussions

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