May Newsletter

May Newsletter

Uncategorized
High Impact to Hold First TackleSmart Clinic This Saturday 6/1 This weekend, we will be holding our first TackleSmart Clinic. The clinic will be hosted at Shingle Creek Field at Kipp Academy from 9:00AM-1:00PM. Our clinic will combine elite performance training, human development, and position-specific skill development through our MasterFlow Training System™. After the clinic, all players will receive a report charting their skill levels in the 12 disciplines to play safe and effective football. The TackleSmart training program has been developed over a decade by Chris Rogers who is a former NFL football player and a youth school teacher, coach and performance trainer. The development team includes other former NFL players, college athletes and a medical doctor. All of the players participating in our program will receive Sports Angels…
Read More
April Newsletter

April Newsletter

Uncategorized
Youth Football Clinics with TackleSmart™ This June, TackleSmart will be holding clinics for players in grade 5 to high school. At our clinics, we’re teaching proper technique at each position, particularly tackling, so as to maximize skill development and ultimately effectiveness, while minimizing the risk of injury. Our 2 day clinics combine elite performance training, human development, and position-specific skill development through our MasterFlow Training System™. The TackleSmart training program has been developed over a decade by Chris Rogers who is a former NFL football player and a youth school teacher, coach and performance trainer. The development team includes other former NFL players, college athletes and a medical doctor. Coaching certification is open to new coaches. TackleSmart players practice wrapping up players, without fully bringing them to the ground. By…
Read More
March Newsletter

March Newsletter

Uncategorized
High Impact Sports and Elite Athletics Introduce TackleSmart Football High Impact Sports has partnered with Elite Athletics to create TackleSmart Football™. TackleSmart is a program that teaches youth athletes to play the game with proper techniques, while eliminating hard collisions and risk of injury. Our unique system helps young players transition from flag into full contact tackle football. TackleSmart players wear full pads and practice wrapping up players, without fully bringing them to the ground. By limiting the amount of contact while still providing live game scenarios, players can safely learn proper technique and build confidence on the field. Along with team competition, our program provides elite performance training, and position-specific skill development through our MasterFlow Training System™. The TackleSmart training program has been developed over a decade by Chris…
Read More
High Impact Sports and Elite Athletics Introduce TackleSMART Football™

High Impact Sports and Elite Athletics Introduce TackleSMART Football™

Uncategorized
High Impact Sports and Elite Athletics Introduce TackleSMART Football™ March 27, 2019 - High Impact Sports, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Finance and Development, Inc. announced today a joint venture with Elite Athletics, Inc. to introduce and further develop a new youth football program called TackleSmart Football™. The purpose of the partnership is to combine resources to optimize the effectiveness of TackleSmart Football™ that trains players in grades 5th through 8th the skills and techniques in order to establish a foundation for on-the- field performance and injury prevention. Historically youth football players have either played full contact tackle football from the beginning or migrated from “touch” or “flag” football programs with insufficient training and experience in utilizing safe and sound fundamentals. Chris Rogers, the president and founder of Elite…
Read More
February Newsletter

February Newsletter

Uncategorized
Combining Athletic and Human Development with the MasterFlow Training System™ Goal Development Dashboard Last month we held our first Personal Goal Achievement Workshops with High Impact Fastpitch. During the workshop, players learned to integrate human development alongside their athletic goals. To help our our athletes and parents follow their developmental progress, we've developed the Goal Development Dashboard for the MasterFlow Training System™. Continually tracking goal progress can help players build a growth mindset in sports and life. Maintaining a growth mindset is key to personal development on and off the field, and plays a crucial roll in High Impact's human development initiatives. Realizing our mission of every player achieving their full potential in life requires long term commitment from players, coaches, and families. Coaches in our system help players work…
Read More
January Newsletter

January Newsletter

Uncategorized
Last week High Impact Sports held a Personal Goal Achievement Workshop for our Fastpitch club. During the workshop, players were instructed on the key aspects of success and the fundamentals of setting and pursuing goals. Our players set goals across the four categories below. Within each goal players were instructed on developing the key initiatives for achieving them. With the right tools, youth athletes can leverage attitude, character, and capacity to drive personal growth through goal achievement. 1. Athletic In order to help our players set a baseline and chart their athletic goals, each player was given an evaluation report using our MasterFlow Scorecard™. Our report breaks down each player's skill level into smaller micromeasures. By identifying areas of strength and key areas for improvement, players can plan initiatives for…
Read More
Announcing the Formation of Sports Angels

Announcing the Formation of Sports Angels

Uncategorized
High Impact Sports Angels DBA Sports Angels is a nonprofit organization and is a separate entity from High Impact Sports. Our Mission: Sports Angels is dedicated to integrating sports and human development. It is organized exclusively to provide funding for player scholarships, fund work study opportunities and internship programs, as well as other financial support for amateur youth athletes to help reach their full potential. Human Development Through Youth Athletics: Our goal is for every participant in High Impact Sports to develop a foundation to achieve their full potential in life. Each player will have the chance to develop an individualized game plan that guides their progress and growth as an athlete and a young adult. To aid in this growth process we provide opportunities for Sports Management Internships, community…
Read More
High Impact Sports May Newsletter

High Impact Sports May Newsletter

Uncategorized
  About High Impact Sports High Impact Sports was formed with the belief there is an opportunity to formalize a consolidated youth sports structure utilizing business principle and economies of scale. A recent study found that amateur athletes in volleyball, soccer, basketball, hockey, softball and baseball spend as much time on their sport during the off season as they do during the high school season. We believe that when properly managed, sports clubs can play a key role in the holistic development of young athletes. Our team seeks to provide our clubs with a competitive advantage by managing and optimizing their programs, from their facilities to their finances and staff. We focus on providing the support our teams need to compete and grow. As we continue to progress, we look…
Read More
Position Opening: Assistant General Manager

Position Opening: Assistant General Manager

Uncategorized
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="40px"][vc_column_text] Assistant General Manager   Position Description: High Impact brings sports clubs and other sports related businesses into the organization that benefit from Centralized Functions – Buying Power – Economies of Scale. Our mission is for every participant in High Impact Sports to develop a foundation to achieve their full potential in life. Job Summary: The person who fills this position will have the opportunity to move up rapidly within the organization as we intend to grow quickly during the early development stage. The Assistant General Manager (AGM) will help ensure the smooth and efficient operational procedures within all departments enabling the High Impact Sports clubs and related sports businesses to provide the highest level of service to all participants of High Impact Sports. He/She will demonstrate an aptitude…
Read More