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The Flawed Logic in Lacrosse Specialization

September 11, 2014    4956 Views
The Flawed Logic in Lacrosse SpecializationThe benefits of multi-sport participation far outweigh the potentially myopic gain created through lacrosse specialization. Read More »

15 Key Considerations for Selecting a Youth Lacrosse Program

September 8, 2014    2026 Views
15 Key Considerations for Selecting a Youth Lacrosse ProgramBefore taking the plunge into a new lacrosse program, make sure you can answer these essential questions about your child’s participation. Read More »

Do I Have a Concussion? A Guide to the First Week

September 4, 2014    1674 Views
Do I Have a Concussion? A Guide to the First WeekWouldn’t it be nice to have a handy guide to navigating the first week after your lacrosse player sustains a concussion? We have just the thing. Read More »

Our Biggest Mistake: Talent Selection Over Talent Identification

August 29, 2014    10036 Views
Our Biggest Mistake: Talent Selection Over Talent IdentificationAmerican youth sports are far too often focused on talent selection, and not talent identification. Read these suggestions for changing the emphasis of youth sports. Read More »

Florida Girls Lacrosse Headgear Debate About More Than Safety

August 28, 2014    4984 Views
Florida Girls Lacrosse Headgear Debate About More Than SafetyThe debate surrounding the Florida high school women’s lacrosse headgear mandate is about much more than safety, writes NFHS rules chair Jay Watts. Read More »

National Youth Awards Nominations Due August 15

August 13, 2014    1539 Views
Youth Awards US LacrosseRecognize selfless contributors to the national growth of youth lacrosse from your community by nominating them for a US Lacrosse Youth Award. Read More »

Why 10,000 is the Most Dangerous Number in Sports

August 11, 2014    9780 Views
10,000 Hour RuleAs you plot your young athlete’s sports participation roadmap, drop the 10,000 Hour Rule and early specialization to best position your kid for success. Read More »

Have We Forgotten? Youth Athletes Aren’t Adult Athletes

August 7, 2014    5254 Views
Have We Forgotten? Youth Athletes Aren’t Adult AthletesIt’s a brave new world for youth lacrosse players. We as adults must remember that these are just kids playing a lacrosse game. Read More »

Beat the Heat: Keeping Your Athletes Healthy This Summer

July 22, 2014    2409 Views
Beat the Heat: Keeping Athletes HealthyHydryation needs can vary from athlete to athlete. Make sure you’re armed with the information to keep players safe this summer. Read More »

How Do We Stop Coaches from Berating Our Kids?

July 1, 2014    6970 Views
How Do We Stop Coaches from Berating our Kids?Tips for parents to help make sure their kids get involved in the right programs Read More »

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