Talent and motivation

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Talent and motivation

If you have a really talented child, you want to offer them the opportunity to take advantage of that talent of course but you don’t want to push them too hard. They're going to realize their potential based on their talent all on their own. Yeah, you can encourage them but don’t go to the point where you push them so hard that they don’t want anything to do with the sport that you're pushing them into.

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Sinjin Smith is a father and an Olympian, World Champion, coach, and a member of the International Volleyball Hall of Fame. He is a founding member of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Council, overseeing the Olympics/World Tour, and a member of the Olympic Beach Volleyball Control Committee. In addition, he serves on the board of the Side-Out Foundation, fighting breast cancer.

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