Issues With The Youth Sports "Pipeline"
Professor Jay Coakley advises parents to keep their kids away from overly specialized youth sports programs.
Why Early Specialization Is NOT Good For Kids
Watch this video to understand why specialization can be more harmful than helpful for your child's sport expe
David Epstein: The Pitfalls Of Early Specialization
David Epstein, author of The Sports Gene, shares his research on early specialization in sports.
Sports Parents: Let Kids Be Kids
Award winning Multi-sport Coach Marion Jones advises parents on how kids gain from sports.
The Club vs. High School Dilemma
Helping your child when he or she is facing pressure from a coach to quit other teams.
Deciding Whether Your Child Should Specialize In A Single Sport
For parents facing pressure for their youth athletes to specialize early, here are tips on how to respond.
Ken Eriksen: The Power of Positivity
Renowned coach Ken Eriksen shares his approach to positive coaching and controlling emotions during the game.
Keith Van Horn: Don't Buy Into Early Sports Specialization
Former NBA star Keith Van Horn recounts his mistaken support of his daughter's early specialization.
House League Vs. Competitive Team
Continuing to foster a love for the game is critical for young athletes, let them have fun!
An Argument Against Early Sport Specialization
Research shows specializing AFTER puberty leads to more consistent performance and fewer injuries.