How to Coach Girls (First Print)


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Audrey Press
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5.0 X 0.3 X 7.0 inches | 0.28 pounds
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About the Author

MIA WENJEN is a business owner and blogger of Pragmatic Mom, a popular online resource for parents and educators. As the co-founder of Multicultural Children's Book Day, Mia is passionate about representation in children's picture books. In her spare time, she can be found kickboxing or on hikes with her dog. Wenjen lives in Newtown, Massachusetts with her husband and three children. You can visit her online at and follow her at @pragmaticmom.


It is refreshing to read HOW TO COACH GIRLS recognizes and embraces the unique aspect of coaching female athletes. A guide for coaches of all sports to facilitate the incredible responsibility and privilege we have to work with the future female leaders through the wonderful gift of sport.

To finally articulate the sentiments of many successful female sports team coaches, and identify the techniques and approaches that will contribute to the potential success of the girls both on and off the fields.

To demonstrate to all of us that adjusting our approach, focus or style of communication is no longer a compromise but the sign of a great coach that only wants to catapult these girls to be confident, capable and proud young women today! HOW TO COACH GIRLS gives us tangible ideas, practice plans and thought provoking chapters to help us do exactly that!

Ainslee Lamb

Vice President of Field Hockey

College Connection

3 STEP Sports, LLC

Do you coach youth sports or have a child who's a player? "How to Coach Girls" is an invaluable "go-to" resource. It addresses the "on and off the field" issues from cliques to Parents' and Players' Codes of Conduct. Boston College Winningest Head Women's Soccer Coach Alison Foley and Harvard entrepreneur Mia Wenjen, both soccer moms, share their experiences and invite you to note your thoughts as well. This book is dense with insights!

Catharine Utzschneider

Faculty, Boston College