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Oklahoma State Selects AstroTurf For New Training Facility

Oklahoma State Selects AstroTurf For New Training Facility

June 6, 2013 No Comments

The Oklahoma State University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics has selected AstroTurf to provide two state-of-the-art fields at its nearly-completed Sherman E. Smith Training Center on the campus in Stillwater, Okla. Installation of the artificial surfaces began May 24, 2013, with an anticipated completion date set for this summer. Ongoing progress of field construction at the ...

How To Plan Your Youth Football Practice

How To Plan Your Youth Football Practice

September 2, 2011 No Comments

Here’s an important FACT about coaching football. The single most important thing you can do is to have a well-thought out, structured practice plan every time you step on to the field. Poorly planned practices leave your players bored, waste your valuable field time, and make you look clueless. Here’s a proven formula for creating ...

How To Run An Effective Youth Football Practice

How To Run An Effective Youth Football Practice

August 11, 2011 No Comments

Set up for Success — There are many factors to consider when developing a program for youth football practice, including the age and ability level of the players, time constraints the team might face, and the coach’s personal philosophy and approach to football. Successful coaches agree that effective practices will cover offense, defense, and special ...

Pee-Wee Techniques For Rushing The Passer

Pee-Wee Techniques For Rushing The Passer

August 5, 2011 1 Comment

In football defense, linemen rush the passer when they want to push past the offensive block and take out the quarterback directly. Being able to execute the pass rush effectively will greatly improve your team’s defense. The bull rush, swim technique, and undercut technique provide varying options for successfully rushing the passer. Bull Rush Defensive ...

Freezing At Summer Practice

Freezing At Summer Practice

July 15, 2011 No Comments

Two-a-days are right around the corner, which means practice, practice, practice until your players are exhausted and getting fit for competition. Focusing on practicing RIGHT will mean the difference between taking full advantage of the short time you have and squandering that time in unorganized practice. Your players will practice and play tentatively until they ...

FirstDown PlayBook, Lockr Team To Share Premium Content

In January, 1st Down Technologies founder Charlie Coiner and Lockr founder Raymonn Adams had a phone call that is...

Football Technology: A Tale Of Two Halves

On Nov. 2, 2013, the University of Arkansas – Monticello (UAM) lined up against Henderson State University, which was...

No Pain, Just Gain With [x]temp Cooling Products

[x]temp™ cooling products keep athletes safe and relieve pain without the dangers of traditional cooling methods. The life of...

Kay Park Recreation Celebrates 60 Years In Business

In the 1950s, after World War II and the Great Depression ended, there was a national push to restore...