Your Guide to Sports Parenting

Help your child develop a healthy attitude toward sports with these tips from coaches and other experts.

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Sports Parenting - It's Only Natural

Sports Parenting - It's Only Natural

Do the natural instincts and values that go into being a good mother also translate into being a good coach? Here's a few moms who've found the right balance for family and sports.

How Not to Kill Your Kid's Love of Sports

How Not to Kill Your Kid's Love of Sports

As millions of kids take to the soccer field, many are destined to quit sports by their teens--largely because they're not having fun. Find out how to keep tabs on your child's interest.

Is Winning Everything?

Is Winning Everything?

Coaches drastically affect a young player's development both on and off the field. Here are strategies to ensure your priorities as a coach are in the right place.

3 Sports Psychology Tips for Parents and Coaches

3 Sports Psychology Tips for Parents and Coaches

Help your young players get the most out of their talent with this primer on developing a proper athletic frame of mind.

How to Conquer Fear of Failure

How to Conquer Fear of Failure

Why do athletes sabotage their own success? Here are tips on helping young players lower expectations and combat a fear of failure.

Q&A: What Should I Feed My Athletic Kids?

Q&A: What Should I Feed My Athletic Kids?

Do young athletes have special nutritional needs? Or, are they just small grown-ups who can follow the same sports nutrition program as adults? Find out how to fuel your growing athlete.

How to Save Money on Sports Equipment

How to Save Money on Sports Equipment

Sports equipment is a necessary part of an active life, but it doesn't have to be expensive. Here are ways to get the most out of your money.

Parent's Guide to Fun Team Travel

Parent's Guide to Fun Team Travel

Traveling with your kid to a tourney? Follow these insider tips to make your travel experience fun and hassle-free.

How to Avoid Burnout in Young Athletes

How to Avoid Burnout in Young Athletes

Burnout among young athletes is a long-term threat. Learn just how it can hurt a child's growth and what can be done to prevent it.

The Dangers of Overtraining Youth

The Dangers of Overtraining Youth

Kids have more energy than adults, but they shouldn't be pushed as hard in their sports. Find out why too much training can have a negative impact and how you can avoid long-term damage.

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