Watch the video below with youth, then use the questions below to have a mentoring conversation with them.

  1. What are some excuses you can use?
  2. What does the video say that you should start doing instead of making excuses?
  3. What are the solutions for how you will get better and do better in your sport, at school and/or at home?
  4. When will you start putting these solutions into practice?
  5. Who do you know that makes a lot of excuses?
  6. How will you encourage that person(s) to stop making excuses and to start applying the solutions?