Monthly Archives: February 2010

What Makes for a Quality Girls Sports Program?

What Makes for a Quality Girls Sports Program?: A focus on the fundamentals, fun, instructors and safety make for a quality sports program for young girls.

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Girls Sports – Disparity to Dispare?

Girls Sports – Disparity to Dispare?: Given the extreme differences in level of play in teams from the same general community, how can we help prevent girls from leaving the game?

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Injury Prevention Tip for Girls in Sports

Injury Prevention Tip for Girls in Sports: From the Expert’s Desk: I believe that girls benefit from learning, at an early age, to land from a jump with the knee caps pointing over the second toe, not with the knee caps facing inwards (knock kneed). It’s believed that learning to . . .

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The Travel Athlete – Finding Family Balance

The Travel Athlete – Finding Family Balance: The life of a travel athlete can have a profound effect on the entire family. So how do you cope?

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Exposing your 3-yr-old daughter to sports

Exposing your 3-yr-old daughter to sports: Why wait. Go ahead and expose your toddler to sports now. Why not?

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Should Young Girls Playing Sports Diet?

Should Young Girls Playing Sports Diet?: Looking to generate a debate? Try a discussion regarding placing young athletic girls on diets! But there are dos and don'ts.

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Girls Sports Injury Terms Defined

Girls Sports Injury Terms Defined: It helps to have a basic understanding of medical terms that may be associated with injuries related to girls in sports.

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