The Norwegians are on to something...
"First find out what you are capable of, then decide who you are." -Tara Westover, paraphrasing a mentor in her book Educated
If you have a HBO subscription, please watch the most recent episode of Real Sports. The final story is about youth sports in Norway. The philosophy is exactly what was explained in my previous film suggestion, In Search Of Greatness.
An entire country is invested in giving their children the opportunity to discovery their creativity. It is playful and accessible. The pressures of structure, competition, and analysis are saved for later in their development. They have fun.
Perhaps it is not a coincidence that Magnus Carlsen is also from Norway.
We utilize a similar philosophy. This is how we discover our movement potential.