Youth Sports Archives - Sean K Jensen

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March 29, 2022

#111: Peter Frintzilas (Part 2) On Developing Resilience And COVID’s Impact On Young Athletes

In Part 2 of our conversation with Peter Frintzilas, CEO of leading sports team management tool TeamSnap with over 25 million users, shares his insights on some of […]
March 17, 2022

#108: Chase Brooks (Part 2) On Dreaming Of Pro Soccer But Transitioning To Coaching

In Part 2 of our conversation with Chase Brooks, the head men’s soccer coach at Duquesne University, he discusses playing at Eckerd College located in Saint […]
March 2, 2021

#064: John Tauer (Part 1) — University of St. Thomas Head Basketball Coach — On The Impact Of A Coach Who Recognized His Potential, And A Friend Who Reinforced What It Meant To Be A Role Playe‪r‬

In Part 1 of our conversation with John Tauer, the University of St. Thomas head men’s basketball shares highlights of his youth sports experience growing up […]
January 27, 2021

#059: Kara Winger (Part 2) — Olympic Javelin Thrower — On Recovering From A Major Injury (After She Made The Sixth-longest Javelin Throw In The World)

In Part 2 of our conversation with Kara Winger, the three-time Olympian candidly discusses her initial reaction to suffering another major knee injury after one of […]
January 20, 2021

#058: Kara Winger (Part 1) — Olympic Javelin Thrower — On The Highs And Lows Of Her Sports Journey, Frequently Moving As A Child, And Her Parents’ Wisdom

In Part 1 of our conversation with Kara Winger, the three-time Olympian discusses the highs and lows of her sports journey, including the challenges she faced […]
December 2, 2020

#052: How Being Engaged and Being Agile Can Help Young Athletes Persevere Through COVID-19 (featuring Sean K. Jensen)

Author and coach Sean K. Jensen highlights two of his six keys to helping young athletes persevere through COVID-19, the importance of being engaged and being […]
November 25, 2020

#051: How Emphasizing Gratitude and Being Active Can Help Young Athletes Persevere Through COVID-19 (featuring Sean K. Jensen)

Author and coach Sean K. Jensen highlights two of his six keys to helping young athletes persevere through COVID-19, the importance of gratitude and being active. […]
November 21, 2020

WCCO: Sean Jensen on guiding your kids through COVID-19

Appreciated the invitation from Henry Lake to be on his WCCO show recently to discuss how COVID has paused or cancelled youth sports. Lake set me […]
November 18, 2020

6 Keys to Help Young Athletes Persevere Through COVID Challenges

In mid-February, Zach Edler and more than a dozen others set out on a 25-day adventure, rafting the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon. They were […]