Bound Break (Issue 8)

If you're going to go into next school year prepared, you should be working to lay the groundwork this summer. In this issue of Bound Break, we offer up tools and tips to help you make the most of the season of preparation.

Bound Break (Issue 8)

Next Season Begins TODAY.

For most high school activities administrators, getting through commencement signals that it is time to take a deep breath and relax for a minute or two after the 9+ month sprint of the school year. We know exactly how you feel. We've been there. We've done that.


Registration that Saves Time and Money

Tired of chasing paper and populating spreadsheets? The new Bound™ Activity Registration module is the most efficient way to gather the info you need ... saving you both time and money.

Accountability: Bound™ Exclusive: The DNA of an AD (Chapter 3)

Being an athletics administrator isn’t always going to be unicorns, sunshine and rainbows. There are difficulties that you may have to face from time to time. The worst thing you can do is shy away from the tough decisions and responsibilities. Learn more from ADs who have been around the block a time or two.

DNA of An AD: Companion Podcast

This episode of our new podcast takes a deeper look at Accountability, the topic of Chapter 3 of the new book for ADs from Scott Garvis, CMAA, our Bound™ AD in Residence. We encourage you to subscribe on your favorite streaming platform so you don't miss any of the actionable insight that Scott and his guests share!

Watch Out for Fakes!

PSA: There are a ton of fake Varsity Bound and Bound™ accounts popping up try to ruin high school sports for everyone. Please be careful when clicking any live stream links on social media sites! If you're not sure about a link, tag @bound_hq on Twitter and we'll check it out.

Big Thanks to NHSACA for a Great Convention

The Bound™ team had the opportunity to attend the National High School Athletic Coaches Association Convention (NHSACA) in Des Moines in June. Among the presenters were our Social Media Sage, Michael Kemp (pictured above), Todd Gordon, and Scott Garvis. Thank you to the NHSACA for a tremendous event!

Bound™ is a sports technology startup based in Ames, Iowa. Founded by Sam Schill, Brian Capesius, Nathan Haila, Todd Lawler, Rob Lynch, and Tom Lynch, Bound™ leverages the founding team’s extensive experience in youth activities and sports data management to create a a comprehensive platform that delivers effective, efficient web-based and app-based tools to activities administrators while putting a wealth of data in the hands of coaches, participants, parents and fans. The founding team is confident that their shared vision of making the youth activities experience easier to navigate will improve the atmosphere for all involved by leaps and bounds.