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An Open Letter to Strong Female Athletes

This article originally appeared on EricaSuter.com Dear Strong Female Athlete, Take up space. In fact, so much space that the world rumbles f...

5 Keys to Running a Successful Sports Camp

If you were fortunate enough to attend a summer camp for your favorite sport, then you undoubtedly have some fond memories. A smile comes to your face...

Crazy College Soccer Scenario Leads Tulsa to Build 11-Man Wall

Creighton men's soccer defeated Tulsa in the unlikeliest of fashions. During the 106th minute of golden goal overtime with the score knotted at 3-3...

Why Your Big Vertical Jump Isn't Showing Up During Games

Being able to jump higher is an offseason goal for many athletes. Who wouldn't want to have the bounce to throw down a thunderous dunk or to score ...

Why In-Season Strength Training Is Essential for Soccer Players

"In-season training is not necessary," one youth soccer coach once uttered to me. "My kid is too busy to make time for in-season strength training,...

Deadlifts, Dead Bugs, and Superfields: Inside the Training of a Women's Soccer Pro

The North Carolina Courage are one of the best women's soccer teams in the world. Not only are the reigning NWSL champions, but they've led the lea...

5 Soccer Training Drills Actually Worth Your Time

"Decelerate!" "Pump your arms!" "Sprint!" "Faster!" Ever heard a coach barking a rolling list of orders that actually made their players p...

How Contrast Training Can Create More Explosive Soccer Players

Speed training for soccer players is more than flying through sprint drills. It is more than strapping on parachutes. It is more than ladder dri...

Spanish Soccer Star Scores Wonder-Goal That Must Be Seen to Be Believed

All goals count equally, but perhaps this one should've been worth two. During the second half of Chelsea's recent friendly against Red Bull Salzbu...

The 5 Best Single-Leg Exercises for Soccer Players

Soccer is a game full of single-leg actions, and it still flabbergasts me when players fail to train balance and single-leg strength. There is pass...

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