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How to Motivate Your Young Athlete to Get Better

Many parents contact us each week because they struggle to motivate their kids in sports or how best to motivate their athletes.

We receive many questions from sports parents and coaches, such as from this hockey parent who asked, “We know the talent he has is far greater than what he delivers. 764 more words

Youth Sports

On-X Track, Thurs 24 Nov 2016

Update at 17:51.

Training cancelled tonight for the following groups.

Robert Hawkins, Pamela Cameron & Jason Pender.

Some others may cancel as well or have alternative sessions but the track will be too dangerous to train on.

Track & Field

Q&A: Olympian Akela Jones

by Evan Oscherwitz

With about three months since the conclusion of the Rio Summer Olympics and another six remaining until the start of the Diamond League, international athletics sits in a bit of a dead period. 871 more words

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Are you raising a humble athlete?

Sportswriter Heywood Hale Broun has been credited with saying, “Sports doesn’t build character. It reveals it.” So after the teams leave the field, the scoreboard is cleared and field lights are shut off, what does sports reveal about your child? 790 more words

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10 THINGS PARENTS OF ATHLETES NEED TO KNOW

Ten Things Parents of Athletes Should Know

1. It’s not about you, its about them.  Do not live your own sports dreams through your kids. It’s their turn now. 286 more words

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Pressure and overuse in youth sports can hurt one’s career in the long run

Former Georgetown Little League Head Coach Dave Anderson said it’s tough being a coach and a parent of baseball players. Anderson has three boys who all play baseball and his youngest plays travel baseball. 873 more words

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