How to keep players engaged and active during winter outdoor training

Most children are quickly engaged in sport and physical activity. Nonetheless, winter conditions to deliver coaching sessions raise significant challenges to foundation phase players engagement. Here are a few useful tips to help keep players active during Snowman and Santa Claus time.

To conclude, we as coaches have to make sure we create memories, that children will love the game and love playing even when weather is not on our side. Then we develop lifelong engagement not only during winter months but hopefully for life. The positive and long term benefits may be that, we will have more referees, volunteers, coaches that influence next generations the same way we did and that can only be a good thing.