Crossing the Finish Line

Crossing the Finish Line

I referred to March 10th, 2016 as the “Finish Line” internally– with my close friends and supporters. Through the LeftFoot6 Reboot and “The Future of LeftFoot” email I made my family two promises. For one, that I’d be off the field soon, that the Sunday-Wednesday was a short term fix and not a long term…

No Judgment Strikes

No Judgment Strikes

It’s why those first five strikes are “no judgement strikes.” They allow us to find ourselves in our practice of becoming who we are and who we want to become, because after that it’s also about how we practice not just what we can do in the game that makes a difference.

Pigtails & Soccer

Pigtails & Soccer

Pigtails for seniors in high school on Senior Night.

Under the lights with their families and friends cheering them on. You don’t get that in club soccer. When I left coaching teams full time in 2010, the part of the year I missed the most was high school soccer in the fall. This season I’ve watched some amazing stories that went through our Academy–which before LeftFoot– it wasn’t possible.

The LeftFoot Coach

“Art is never finished, only abandoned.” — Leonardo da Vinci I think I surprised too many people last week with the idea that I will be leaving LeftFoot. I’m answering this question the most over the weekend rather than LeftFoot6. It’s not that I’m leaving LeftFoot, but I am starting to transition. I’m leaving the…

Once a Leftie – Always a Leftie

Once a Leftie – Always a Leftie

Our membership rates and packages will be changing to support an all day, every day accessible schedule, and we’re “reverse engineering” our schedule to adapt toward a “full-capacity model.” This is a radical shift for us. And it will be great for you. Let me explain… Right now we track how many members belong to LeftFoot, how…

Commitment to Quality and Excellence First

There aren’t many professional coaches who understand the demands of great coaching– and the number of people who understand that great coaching is a long and tiresome journey through the season is few and far between. A great coach is driven by their heart to make people better around them – their rewards are more than money.