2-4-1 Blog

December 23, 2022

It’s a Wonderful Game

As many of you reading this are parents and/or young coaches, I hope my thoughts this morning resonate in some way. I went to a high school basketball game last night. It was at a gym where I had coached for
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November 10, 2022

2-4-1 CARE through the eyes of Ted Lasso

Ted Lasso is a master at leadership through culture, ability, relationship, and enjoyment – core components of 2-4-1 CARE.
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October 21, 2022

Coaching vs. Counseling

As a career counselor and coach, I’ve often quipped that I do more coaching during my counseling sessions, and more counseling during my coaching sessions. Truth be told, I’ve always seen a very fine line, and now more than ever.
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June 29, 2022

2-4-1 through the eyes of our newest Camp Director

We are delighted to share this guest blog form our newest Camp Director – Casey Field who just finished running our first every camp in North Carolina. He did such a tremendous job and we really appreciate his perspective after
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May 21, 2022

My Multisport Journey

Our youngest Camp Director shares his multisport journey and why he chooses the 2-4-1 approach
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April 20, 2022

Gaston Day School, 2-4-1 Sports Set to Partner this Summer

Camp aims to get kids back outside playing multiple sports — before specializing in one By Mark Wright: Steve Boyle has his running partner, Rob Peterson, to thank for his introduction to Gaston Day School’s athletic director Casey Field —
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March 10, 2022

“Ref, you…!, Ref, you…!” Is this what it’s come to?

It won’t surprise you to know that I enjoy playing and watching all sorts of sports. But, in much the same way I tell kids it’s OK to have a favorite sport — just not an “only” sport — I
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February 20, 2022

In a Pickle! Pickleball Anecdote

A fun story about Kerry and me learning the sport of Pickleball…. Let’s face it, 2020 and 2021 were challenging for a number of reasons. But we found ourselves increasingly looking at all the positives that are rooted in what
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