youth sports

It's time we had a hard conversation about the biggest hindrance to your child's development: you.
Youth training is full of flash and gimmicks. Selecting the right trainer can make or break your young athlete's career.
The most important gift we can give our kids is the confidence and character that comes from physical capability.
Treating kids like little pro athletes is driving them away from fitness for good.
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.
Nervous about jumping into youth coaching? There’s no need. Here are some tips if you're just getting started.
The next time your child is on the bench, don't freak out. Instead, embrace what it will teach them.