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Helpful articles for your child!

 

Game Day Mental Preparation TipsIt’s important for young athletes to not only physically prep for game day, but also to mentally prepare themselves. Learn some tips here.

Ankle Braces and BasketballShould athletes wear ankle braces during games? Find out here.

Sports Dehydration Safety Tips – To keep kids in top shape for sports, it’s important for them to stay hydrated by drinking plenty of fluids. Here are some great tips to stay hydrated.

Stretching For Athletes – Stretching boosts muscle flexibility and range of motion, which not only amps your performance, it minimizes the chance of sports. Learn more about good stretching habits here.

Sport Specialization – One or One Too Many? – The multi-practices per night scenario plagues many young athletes today and can result in the athlete choosing to specialize in one sport.

Signs of a Concussion in Young Athletes – Immediately after a significant head injury, a young athlete should be evaluated to determine if they have suffered a concussion. Learn some red flags here.

How To Be a Positive Parent of a Young Athlete – Here are some tips for being an encouraging and supportive and fan of your child athlete.

 

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