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Single-Sport Athletes Have a Much Higher Risk of Injury. Here's What They Can Do to Combat It

As competitive as sports are today, young athletes are specializing earlier and earlier each year. Where once seeing athletes playing 3-plus sports wa...

Microsoft Announces New Features to Help Parents Control Kids' Screen Time on Xbox

Young people are spending an increasing amount of time in front of digital screens. Whether it's a tablet such as an iPad, a portable gaming devic...

New Study Finds Children Who Spend More Time Barefoot Jump Farther, Balance Better

The footwear habits of children can have a significant impact on their athleticism. Those were the findings of a recent study by Stellenbosch Unive...

Austin Ekeler Reveals How 'Positive Peer Pressure' in High School Helped Propel Him to Greatness

Austin Ekeler is an athletic marvel. When Los Angeles Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn recently dubbed Ekeler the strongest guy on the team, he was...

Sports Photography for Parents, Pt. 4: 5 Free Editing Apps to Make Your Photos Shine

When it comes to sports photos, a little bit of post-production can go a long way. The right bit of editing can make a "meh" photo markedly better,...

Kids Spend too Much Practice Time Standing Around. Here's How to Fix It

Practice is where athletes learn how to play the game. It's where teams learn to work together, form an identity and develop a strategy. Practice is a...

Sports Photography for Parents, Pt. 3: Two Simple Edits Make a Huge Difference

Welcome to STACK's short series on basic sports photography for parents. In each of these quick articles, we will do our best to provide tips and advi...

Sports Photography for Parents, Pt. 2: Take Great Action Shots

Welcome to STACK's short series on basic sports photography for parents. In each of these quick articles, we will do our best to provide tips and ad...

Sports Photography for Parents, Pt. 1: What You Need to Get Started

Welcome to STACK's short series on basic sports photography for parents. In each of these quick articles, we will do our best to provide tips and advi...

Study Finds Just 12 Percent of NHL and NCAA Hockey Players Specialized Before Age 12

Early sport specialization does not guarantee future stardom. If anything, it may make eventually reaching an elite level in said sport more diffic...

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