Coaching a youth sports team that includes your child can be full of challenges, but also incredibly rewarding when handled the right way. Use these tips to make sure the experience is memorable for all the right reasons.
You can’t control plays, performances or outcomes of games so it does you – and your young athlete – no good worrying about every aspect of their participation. So relax and help your child fully enjoy the experience and learn some valuable life lessons.
Have you spent the summer rushing around to practices and games while eating meals handed to you through a drive-through window? Use these tips to help restore some order and ensure a more rewarding experience for your young athlete.
Choosing a sports program for your child is a big responsibility, as the wrong choice can lead to a miserable experience for all involved. Use these questions to help find the right program for your young athlete.
Your sports-playing children want your attention – and to be recognized as the best athlete in the house. Here’s what you need to know to ensure that the sibling rivalry in your home stays on the healthy side and doesn’t wreck family harmony.
As a youth sports parent are you too concerned about how your child’s performance will affect the team and what others are saying about your youngster? See how you can keep everything in perspective while letting kids enjoy sports on their own terms.
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