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Green 13 2022 Recipients

Green 13 2022 Recipients

Green 13 is one of the highlights of the year for our team at Lead ‘Em Up. This is our third year of The Green 13 and we received more nominations than ever before. It was very difficult to narrow down the list to just 13 winners, but that’s what makes this award all...

5 Dangers of Red Players

5 Dangers of Red Players

How often do you reflect back on your playing days? When you do, what do you think about most? Looking back on my youth and high school experiences as an athlete my fondest memories are not the wins or trophies but are of being a part of a special team. A team that...

2022 Green 13 Nominations

2022 Green 13 Nominations

Green 13 is back and bigger than ever. Two years ago we introduced our national Green 13 Program; a celebration of 13 students/athletes across the country who best represent what it means to be "GREEN". Previous Green 13 Recipients Year 1 Recipients Year 2 Recipients...

M-P-S Filter

M-P-S Filter

From the beginning of Lead ‘Em Up we have been committed to building a curriculum that engages young people in a way that leaves them wanting to engage more. Could we build a leadership curriculum that young people viewed as something they “get to do” rather than...

Lead ‘Em Up Classroom Informational Webinar

Lead ‘Em Up Classroom Informational Webinar

Have you been trying to find a way to bring Social Emotional Learning(SEL) to your school or program in a way that is fun and impactful for your students? It would be great if you could join us for a webinar where we will cover the basics of the Lead 'Em Up classroom...

We Call it Classroom Coaching

We Call it Classroom Coaching

Classroom Coaching:  When you pull your players off the field for 30-45 mins a week, step into a classroom-type environment, to slow down, reset and focus on growing as individuals and a team. What happens during these moments of Classroom Coaching becomes...

Masks and Standards

Masks and Standards

How does a team that requires everyone to live to a standard eventually get to the point where no one is living according to it at all?  It happens little by little, one person at a time, with everyone slowing following suit.

If you don’t want your team to slip, you better fight every day to hold the standard, or you’ll slowly see the standard disappear.

The Top 10 Pain Points Coaches Experience

The Top 10 Pain Points Coaches Experience

At Lead ‘Em Up we are privileged to work with great coaches all across the globe in all sports. Our heart and mission is to make the life of the coach easier by helping them build the leaders needed to win. In an effort to do that, we are constantly asking questions and seeking feedback from the coaches themselves.

Through this process we’ve identified the top 10 pain points the majority of coaches experience.

3 Ways to Fight for Your Green Team

3 Ways to Fight for Your Green Team

A Green Team is built upon athletes who show up special. They are money when it comes to their character, leadership, and ability to make others around them better. The goal is to get as many players living in the green so the team can perform at its highest level.