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Soccer Articles & Advice
Drive a rolling locker room? We feel you. Check out these hilariously frustrating things that only parents of sporty kids can relate to.By Dorothy Beal
Mental setbacks could hold your child back from dominating a team tryout. Here are seven tips to help kids perform their best.By Patrick Cohn, Ph.D and Lisa Cohn
Sports parents need to hustle from baseball practice to soccer games and beyond, and these hacks will help you do it like a pro.By Beth Swanson
Learn about the most common heat-related illnesses--and how to treat them--so your little athlete can stay in the game and off the sidelines.By Nikki Chavanelle
Team sports are a great way for kids to stay active, but they also help participants grow mentally, emotionally and socially.By Meredith Carey
Nobody likes to play with a sore sport. Teach your children the fundamentals of good sportsmanship to make them winners on and off the field.By Angela Bekkala
Summer vacation used to mean playing outside all day, but times have changed. Here are seven tips to help encourage your kids to move.By Amy Bertrand