"The conversation in the car and the kitchen table is what ultimately shapes a child's perspective about who they are and what they can accomplish. We as the adults, have to be more intentional about using the power of our words for the development of the mindset."
The creation of a mindset. A mindset is usually created in a home, a school system, church, or any institution that has influence over how we shape our thoughts, feelings, and beliefs. Specifically, about ourselves and what we are capable of.
Unfortunately, many of our youth leagues have failed the next generation of would-be pros and elites. They have created a culture that doesn’t push and challenge players at a young age. These leagues have made it too easy. Combing fun with adversity is what shapes us and makes us who we are. Some people fold under adversity and others thrive because of it. If you are the former then you just don’t belong at an elite level. Simple as that.Everyone can’t be elite.That’s why it is called elite because there aren’t that many people there.