SPORT SAFETY: When On-The-Field Celebrations Turn Deadly Dangerous + MORE

SPORT SAFETY: When On-The-Field Celebrations Turn Deadly Dangerous + MORE

What Olympic Parents Want to Tell Sports Parents

Every two years, we are in awe of Olympians and inevitably, we meet some Olympic parents and hear their stories of sacrifice and support. There was a time, however, when those Olympic parents were sports parents much like you are. I doubt that most of them really grasped that someday their children .... More »
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CU News: CoachUp Competes in Under Armour’s Future Show + MORE

Last week, CoachUp traveled to Under Armour’s global HQ in Baltimore, Maryland for their annual Future Show. Since 2011, UA has held an innovation challenge in order to find out which companies and up-and-coming projects they want to support. We’re incredibly proud to announce that Coach.... More »

At-Home Workout, Vol 1 + What To Watch + MORE

At-Home Workout Halloween is finally upon us, but if you’re worried about all those chocolates and sweets, we’ve got the perfect At-Home Workout for you to take advantage of on Sunday! All of our workouts focus on delivering fun, calorie-burning activities that don’t require an exp.... More »

Sport Parenting Podcast: How to Wrestle (or any play other sport) with Character

To listen to the podcast, click on the above arrow. In this episode I am featuring Robert Murphy of Wrestling With Character. Robert Murphy is a husband, father, sales professional, and teacher. Coach Murphy recently combined his knowledge of wrestling along with his passion for molding young kid.... More »

Youth Sports Safety: Your Top 6 Concerns + MORE

This post is sponsored by SPRTID, a player safety app that provides important medical information for coaches and teams to help them keep young players safe. Each year, more than 3.5 million children, ages 14 and under get hurt playing sports or engaging in recreational activities. (StanfordChildre.... More »
 
Sometimes you see a couple, and you are amazed. You say to yourself, “that couple right there…they have something special!” You want to pick their brains and hear directly from them how they have such a strong marriage.
My wife and I had this opportunity when we interviewed Family First, All Pro Dad, and iMom’s very own Mark and Susan Merrill…

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Bleacher Report U.K. has been building up the World Football coverage team. Here’s a rundown of who’s covering what in the Beautiful Game.
NATIONAL LEAD WRITERS
Alex Dimond: Staff writer who pens Monday Morning Hangover and Friday’s Premier League Notepad plus features. Profile | Twitter
Jonathan Wilson: Revered writer and tactical brain…

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flag football tournament 1423153739 656557890 SPORT SAFETY: When On The Field Celebrations Turn Deadly Dangerous + MORESports parents, you don’t want to raise perfectionists in sports.
You may think that kids who have high expectations and want to get everything just right will be big winners.
But in sports, that’s generally not true.
Sure, perfectionists show up on time and work really hard. They’re always trying to perfect their skills…

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Storming and Dogpiling:
Dangerous Uncontrolled Celebrations In Youth Sports
By Doug Abrams
 Earlier this season, tragedy struck at a third-tier soccer game in Mizoram, a state in northeast India. After scoring the tying goal in the 62nd minute, 23-year-old midfielder Peter Biaksangzuala tried imitating some prominent pros by celebrating with a somersault…

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