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What I Learned as a Wrestler's Parent

I vividly remember watching my son wrestle for the first time five years ago (pictured above). He was a seventh-grader, and I had no idea what to expect. 665 more words

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The Reluctant Sports Parent

So we’ve all seen Judy Murray, the archetypal sports parent, screaming her head off in the box watching a son become champion.

As I type, Leicester City have against all probabilities come top of the league and I’m betting that the goalkeeper’s dad – one Mr Peter Schmeichel, will have been just as thrilled with Kaspar’s exploits. 411 more words

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