Are punishment drills a productive coaching tool?

From our friends at TrueSport.org:

Do you make your team run laps as punishment?

Using exercise as a form of consequence isn’t a new tactic in coaching. But is it an effective and healthy tool?

Framing physical activity as fun, instead of punishment, can offer long-term benefits. Check out these alternatives to using exercise as punishment in your sport.

Punishment, or privilege?

The families of some football players in affluent Napa Valley, CA feel their youngsters were mistreated when asked to clean a bus they traveled in. What do you think about this story, courtesy of the Napa Valley Register.