"You have helped me and the Newman Community become as we can and should be. We will forever be thankful."- Coach Fitz, AD, Newman High School
"Ray Lokar provides a framework for success that our coaches responded to and were able to incorporate into their intercollegiate programs."- John Planek, AD, Loyola University-Chicago
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Need that "little bit extra"?
Coaches will get some of the best training possible to Maximize Player Performance, Build Positive Character Attributes, and Have More Fun with their teams while preparing to W.I.N. by concentrating on What's Important Now !
Parents will learn to counter their instincts and take steps  to Improving the Entire Sports Experience  for their children and maintain great lifelong relationships.
Administrators will be presented ways to establish an environment where everyone involved can flourish and be the best that they can be.
Athletes will learn to prepare for competition work in the best interest of the team and evaluate their performance looking toward improvement in this Laboratory for Life we call sports.
Set your program apart from the rest! 
       The Gold Standard is the most famous monetary system that ever existed. Essentially, the standard unit of currency is kept at the value of a fixed quantity of gold. The term "Gold Standard" has come to mean the ideal model of excellence by which others are measured. 
Gold Standard Coaching are experts in identifying a sports-based youth development program’s focused mission, assistance in developing an aligned coaching philosophy, and helping create successful team cultures.Gold Standard Coaching will introduce best practice methodology and provide some necessary tools that place the value of the participants in sports-based youth development organizations as GOLDEN.

Sports-based youth development organizations face many challenges; from out of control coaches to overbearing parents, and goals that might be unclear to those involved. Most are simply a result of a shortage of the tools that are most effective  - but may not be intuitive based on previous ways of thinking. They may be acting with the best intentions without understanding their actions could be counterproductive and diminish the potential performance of the athletes.

We possess expert knowledge of athletic skills, coaching  techniques and appropriate strategies and the progression which they should be taught. Gold Standard Coaching can assist in rapid programmatic improvement through research-based techniques that help the collective growth of the individuals, the effective use of their talents, and develop successful player/coach relationships that help you take the appropriate steps in developing unity within the program from top to bottom.
standards of coaching against which others are measured
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Gold Standard Coaching will provide quality  live education and consulting services to schools, teams, leagues and organizations tailored to the needs of their coaches, athletes, parents, and administrators in order to help you maximize the sports-based development and performance for all who are involved - at an affordable cost.