Grand Valley State University professor Dr. Jon Coles studied college athletes and the impact of their parents’ behavior on their youth sports experiences. Use these insights to bolster your child’s athletic journey
Chilling research reveals that children who endure bullying suffer life-long damage to their developing brains. As coaches and parents it’s our responsibility to ensure bullying never occurs in youth sports.
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.
Maintaining a balanced perspective when it comes to your child and sports isn’t always easy in the heat of the action. Use these tips to help keep your emotions in check and your comments positive all season long.
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