Want your young athlete to beat burnout? Dodge overuse injuries? And how about learn different skills? Check out what 3-time Stanley Cup champion Brian Engblom says on the value of playing a variety of youth sports.
Professional hockey goaltender Jenny Scrivens played many sports growing up, and gained a variety of incredibly important skills by doing so. And the talented netminder strongly encourages today’s young athletes to avoid specializing too soon.
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