Parent Tips For Encouraging An Overweight Child To Play Sports
When introducing overweight children to sports, the coach and the choice of sport are important.
Mentally Preparing For Competition: Pre-Game Routines
Sticking to a consistent pre-game routine can be the most influential factor in performing well.
Kerri Walsh Jennings talks about the importance of being a supportive and empathetic teammate.
Steve Kerr on playing for Phil jackson and other top coaches, plus his relationship with his father.
Coach Steve Mariucci on how to keep players positive, and to not break them down.
The Common Myth: Sport Specialization Will Make My Kid The Best
How competing in multiple sports at a young age may help elite performance later on.
How To Keep An Athlete Motivated to Play Year Round
Even if you're old enough to train year round, breaks are still vital to motivation.
Mentally Preparing For Competition With Visualization
A prominent sports psychologist suggests that athletes try visualization, making it unique to themselves.
Why Kids Staying In Sports Is Important
Kids who stay in sports reap physical and emotional benefits and contribute to a healthy society.
Parents: What To Do If Your Child Wants to Quit Sports
If your child wants to quit, find out why, take time to decide and impart lessons in keeping commitments.
Why Do Kids Drop Out Of Sports?
If a kid is not confident and they do not enjoy it, they will leave sports.
Athlete Development Models: From Fun To Training To High Performance
A pre-eminent sports psychologist on the development models of USA Hockey, the USOC and the USTA.
Pressure To Play On Travel Team
Travel team participation at a young age may not be the best decision for your child physically or mentally.