The host of NBA Countdown conquered childhood shyness by participating in sports. Now comfortable and confident in front of the camera talking to millions, she shares her amazing journey that showcases the power of positive youth sports experiences.
Prolific goal scorer and winner of Olympic gold at the 2008 and 2004 Olympic Games, Lindsay Tarpley’s love of soccer was cultivated early on by caring parents who didn’t push, pressure or pile on unrealistic expectations.
Pre-season parent meetings set the tone for helping ensure positive support from the stands, and team unity on the field. Here’s what you need to know to connect with your team parents and make your meeting - and your season - a success.
All young athletes experience pre-game nerves to some degree. So if you want to help your child conquer them, improve their athletic performance and enjoy sports more, you need to try this when Game Day rolls around: relax!
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