Tag: sports

Building Children’s Mental Toughness + Living with a SEAL

Positive Parenting interviews with Rob Bell, coauthor of Don’t “Should” on Your Kids, about building your children’s mental toughness and why the old saying that “sports is 90% mental” is 100% wrong.
Also, an interview with Jesse Itzler, author of Living with a SEAL.

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Let’s All Cheer for Team Spirit

Two, four, six, eight Who do we appreciate? The [opponents’ team name] !!   Anyone who’s played, or coached, or just watched youth sports has heard that cheer. The idea behind it is a good one: the winning team is thanking...

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Using Sports To Build Health And Character

Intolerance. Obesity. Bullying. The media is full of reminders about the negative things that affect young people today. And there’s a lot of truth there. There’s also a lot of truth behind the idea that participating in sports...

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Preventing Sports-Related Head Injuries

According to the University of Rochester Medical Center, 30 million children and teens participate in some type of organized sport or recreational activity, and each year there are more than 3.5 million injuries from sports...

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