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Early Specialization: How it affects Young Hockey Players

by Matt B. The topic I chose research is: does early specialization in hockey affect young athletes negatively? The focus will be to see if early specialization in hockey affects young athletes health and well-being. Sport specialization is found to … Continue reading

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Perception: To Each Their Own

by Colin O. So, as you all probably expect me to, I will be talking about dance in the recreation and sport setting and how it impacts youth development – do not try to argue dance is not a sport … Continue reading

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Specialization in Youth Sports

by Laura B. “My 10 year old daughter’s soccer coach told her she had to pick one sport, and start doing additional private training on the side, or he would give away her spot on the team.” This quote from … Continue reading

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Youth Sport Specialization

By Jordan D. It is every parents dream to see their child excel at a sport at a high level. Many parents tend to live vicariously through their child, which may cause them to push their child to obtain a … Continue reading

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