Joined: 10 Aug 2005
Location: San Diego CA - deep in the heart of SoCal
|Posted: Tue 2/21/23 8:23 pm Post subject: Breaking the Male Coaching Mold
|It would be easier to step into these spaces if they felt more accessible and welcoming. But until there are more efforts to support and recruit female coaches for our kids’ teams, I’m hoping I can find mentorship and support.
And, just maybe, I’ll experience some of the joy of being a coach to my kids felt by so many of the men around me, as they tap into the childhood nostalgia of playing ball with their own dads.
Avni Shah is a writer based in Los Angeles.
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