When Kids Specialize Early, They Lose The Hunger To Compete
Specialization and year round play without changing sports can often cause kids to lose their passion.
After Injuries, It's Not About When Kids Return To Play, But How
It's natural to want to help your kid back from injury, but parents must also think about quality of treatment
Marlon Stewart (Oregon State Men's Basketball) explains the role of personality in recruiting student-athletes
Baker suggests athletes reframe failures in sports to learn from mistakes and better focus on the next play.
Former MLB All-Star Curtis Granderson talks about forgetting mistakes to focus on the rest of the game.
USA Baseball: 5 Benefits Of Playing Multiple Sports
Learn the 5 benefits of playing multiple sports from USA Baseball's Confident Baseball Coach Course.
A Doctor's View On Attrition Rates In Sports And Why Kids Quit
Dr. Joseph Donahue shares his views on what drives kids out of sports - everything from injury to lack of fun.
A Doctor's Perspective On Early Sport Specialization
An orthopedic surgeon explains how data show the disadvantages of early sport specialization.
Al MacInnis: Always Keep Learning
Hall of Famer and Olympic gold medalist Al MacInnis shares how he became the top defenseman in the NHL.
Brian Leetch: Consistencies
NHL legend and Olympian Brian Leetch works hard to inspire his own youth athletes with consistent leadership.
Jim Liston: Creating An Environment To Succeed
Liston shares his experience as a coach including how to create an environment to succeed.
Lauren Wenger: Make Youth Sports Fun
Lauren shares how her parents influenced her career and encourages children to play multiple sports.
An Argument Against Early Sport Specialization
Research shows specializing AFTER puberty leads to more consistent performance and fewer injuries.