Promote Multi-Sport Participation in Your Coaching

Dr. Wade Gilbert is an award-winning author, speaker, advocate, scientific advisor and professor from the Department of Kinesiology at California State University. In this article he offers step-by-step suggestions for coaches.  READ MORE

Let’s Stop the Early Sport Specialization Madness!

Many parents understand that playing a single sport year-round prior to high school is not good for their kids. But they are stuck. There is no alternative. The time has come for the business of youth sports to take a back seat to the needs and well-being of the participants of youth sports. This article shows how. READ MORE

If you’re raising a child athlete, think long-term

Children’s sport has never been as serious in Canada as it is today. With the increased monetary reward of becoming a successful professional athlete, and the celebrity status that goes with it, more parents are dreaming of big achievement for their child. READ MORE