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Tips on How to Maximize Your Career as a Multi-Sport Athlete

In 2013, 83% of the NFL draftees had been multi-sport athletes in high school. In 2014, that number shot up to 86%. Every year since, the number has b...

Baltimore Ravens Chiropractor Reveals Benefit of Playing Multiple Sports

Sometimes it's easy to take advice from healthcare professionals and let it go in one ear and out the other because it contradicts what you see with y...

How to Talk to Young Athletes About Coronavirus

Question: The recent cancellations of playoffs, championships, games, tournaments, and meets at every level are disappointing, but I also am aware the...

Why Kids Need Risky Play

I want you to look at the above playground from my hometown, and tell me what you see wrong with it? I know it's hard to guess because you can't s...

How to Choose the Right Private Coach for Your Youth Athlete

With the rising popularity of private sector training, there are more training options than ever before, and the decision to hire a coach is not to be...

How the Slow, Small Kid Can Still Become an Elite Soccer Player

Big, strong and fast. Those are the traits that dominate youth soccer in America. If you don't have them, there's a good chance you'll get overl...

The Wrong Way to Play Multiple Sports

Early sport specialization. It's a term you almost never heard 15 or 20 years ago. Nowadays, even my grandma knows what it means to "specialize ear...

Early Specialization vs. Early Sampling: Which is Better?

This article originally appeared on EricaSuter.com The early specialization vs. early sampling debate is as bellicose as a battle between the Stark...

Kobe Bryant Says He Played Just Two Organized Basketball Games a Month Growing Up

Editor's note: Following the tragic death of Kobe Bryant, STACK remembers his legacy as an athlete whose incredible drive and work ethic inspired mill...

Dear Parents: What a Performance Coach Wants to Tell You About Your Kid's Training

Dear Parents, You are my teammate. I believe you and I both play a pivotal role in helping your kid develop a positive relationship with trainin...

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