youth sports

Being an athlete may not be what you expect it to be, but you'll love what it brings you anyway.
Tradition and ignorance are poor excuses for sabotaging our kids' athletic development.
The most important thing we can give our youth is a love of play and movement that will help them create a healthy life.
How parents of prodigies raised their kids is a poor example of what you should do with your star athlete kid.
With growing evidence of the effects of early brain trauma, letting your kid play tackle football deserves a closer look.
There isn't a summer conditioning program better than a summer spent at the playground.
How physically prepared is your kid to play in a season that doesn't end for ten or more years?
If you are going to put your kids in youth sports, the $200 sign-up fee is just the beginning.
Clinicians may want to encourage families to set limits for both television and other screen devices.
The concept of fairness has become perverted to excuse every misstep, lower standards, and discredit the efforts of the exceptional.
Ask yourself whether the cost of pushing children down the path of expected elite performance is worth it. Because all the statistics say it isn’t.
Don't head into sports season with your youth unprepared to deal with the prevention of stress injuries.
From injury prevention to motor development, strength training needs to be part of any young athlete's training.
Some of the toughest lessons we learn in the classroom can teach us to cope with the challenges we face as coaches and athletes.