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It’s injury prevention – just don’t tell the kids

Soccerwire.com contributor Dr. Wendy Lebolt returns with a blog post about the sometimes taboo, but increasingly important, training specialization known as injury prevention.

Advice Sep 08, 2013

Dismantling the Dagwood sandwich: An equation for healthy youth sports

Soccerwire.com contributor Dr. Wendy Lebolt returns this week with an excellent look at the growing problem of overuse and repetition injuries among youth players, and what parents, coaches and kids can do to take a bit more off their overloaded plates.

Advice Aug 09, 2013

A focused approach to offseason training, part 2

Summer means offseason workouts for many players across North America. But are you and your team really using these workouts to maximum effect? SoccerWire.com fitness blogger Jennifer Schwartz returns this week with part 2 of her look at offseason training.

Advice Aug 06, 2013

A focused approach to offseason summer training

Summer means offseason workouts for many players across North America. But are you and your team really using these workouts to maximum effect? SoccerWire.com fitness blogger Jennifer Schwartz offers a different perspective on what "getting better for next season" really entails.

Advice Jun 21, 2013

It’s time to revisit the ACL injury prevention approach

Are ACL injuries an unavoidable hardship for female soccer players? That's the conventional wisdom in some quarters, but SoccerWire.com fitness blogger Jennifer Schwartz thinks we're long overdue for a second look at the underlying factors.

Advice May 14, 2013

‘Just Don’t Get Hurt’ – how do you play that game?

Dr. Wendy Lebolt returns with a telling look at the way managing, enduring and avoiding injuries takes its psychological toll on young athletes.

Advice Mar 01, 2013

Should boys and girls be coached differently?

Soccer America's Mike Woitalla recently sat down with U.S. Youth Soccer Technical Director Sam Snow to discuss whether or not there are real differences in coaching girls and boys.

Advice Feb 13, 2013

Who Needs Core Fitness?

Strong core muscles aren't just for looks: they can actually make you a better soccer player and help protect you from injury, even concussions. Dr. Wendy LeBolt explains in her latest blog post for Soccerwire.com.

Advice Feb 12, 2013