What Can Private Training Do For Your Athlete?
Beast Mode Soccer’s David Copeland-Smith Breaks It Down. Copeland-Smith trains U.S. Women’s National Team Players, Alex Morgan and Allie Long, so he knows a thing or two about what it takes to be the best. In this candid interview he discusses the ins and outs of training youth athletes.
00-1:30 – How the reps in private training lead to the confidence you need on the field.
1:30-2:48 How technology has changed private training for the better
2:48-4:27 The mindset of National Team players Alex Morgan and Allie Long’s training
4:27-7:47 The mental side of training, setting micro goals
7:47-8:42 Even the greatest players are not relying on God given talent to succeed
8:42-11:18 Is private training just adding to the craziness of youth sports or is it necessary?
11:18-13:10 How to get the benefits of a private trainer without using one
13:10-16:37 How to handle it when your kid doesn’t want to put in the extra work