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All things coaching, training & running your sports business

Virtual Events Now Available

March 27 2020

At a time when face-to-face activity is difficult, or even impossible, we decided it was important to allow our customers …

3 Steps You Can Take Today For Your Sport Program In Response to COVID-19

March 26 2020

The coronavirus crisis has created a very uncertain time for us all. We at PlayyOn hope you and your loved …

5 Iconic Athletes You Need To Know

November 13 2017

How many times have you been talking about sport with friends and family and the topic of folklore athletes come …

The Myth of the Uncoachables

October 17 2017

In sport we measure and stack up athletes according to their attributes. This has been the case ever since athletes …

Keeping Kids Active Going Back to School

September 6 2017

School is back in session! It is now imperative to stick to a routine and exercise in order to avoid …

10 Athletes Dedicated to Getting Kids Back into the Game

August 21 2017

Professional athletes wouldn’t be where they are today without help from the people around them. From parents to local volunteers, …

5 Time Saving Tips for Sports Coaches

July 31 2017

With summer just around the corner, who doesn’t want to spend more time outside on a warm sunny day? Coaches …

5 New Coaching Strategies to Try this Summer

July 15 2017

As a coach it is important that we are continuously learning. We expect our athletes to be learners and take …

Five Athletes Who Overcame Adversity

July 10 2017

It may seem like the top professional athletes make their sports look easy and effortless, but at the heart of …

5 Sports To Try This Summer!

June 30 2017

Summer is finally here! Jumpers are being swapped for t-shirts, jeans are being swapped for shorts, and the feeling of …

​5 Tips to Help Coaches Improve Communication

June 22 2017

A study conducted at UCLA found that the impact of communication is 7% words spoken/written, 38% tone of voice and …

Five videos you gotta share with Dad this Father’s Day!

June 18 2017

The paternal figure in a budding athlete's life is a privileged position. Being able to see your child grow up …

3 Reasons Why Every Kid Should Play Team Sports!

June 5 2017

How sport participation can promote healthy development in children and life long habits Millions of Americans play sports for a …

Get Moving in the Month of May! How Do You Get Your Employees Motivated to Move?

May 18 2017

You already know the positive impact that participating in sports has on your athletes but do you keep in mind …

Why having a website for your sports team is crucial

April 20 2017

Where is the first place people go when they have a question? More than likely they will search the Internet …

How To Easily Create Awesome Sports Registrations

April 3 2017

New free feature alert! Gone are the days of waiting in line with a stack of paper forms anxiously waiting …

3 Ways PlayyOn Can Effectively Help With Sports Organization Management

March 22 2017

Practices, games, tournaments, registration, schedules, team events, communication… are some of the many things involved with managing a sports team. …

Coaching Youth Sports: Dealing with Difficult Parents

March 10 2017

Great coaching can be influenced through the positive relationships formed with the player’s parents. Coaches are there to help the …

Get Kids Moving Again!

December 11 2016

Why sports participation is declining and what we can do to about it. It won’t come as a surprise to …

5 Easy Ways to Build Camaraderie with Your Sports Team

December 11 2016

It’s common knowledge that sports bring people together. Attend any game and you’ll see strangers high-fiving each other and crowds …