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There is no such thing as a young student athlete without a supportive parent. But parenting a child athlete has its challenges. In our parenting section, we provide stories, tips, information, and more for parents and supporters of student athletes, giving you tools that you can use to help your child succeed, as well as help you gain more clarity and understanding of what it means to be a student athlete (and their parent).

Yes, Your Kid Might Get Injured Working Out. Don’t Worry About It!

By |December 3rd, 2019|Conditioning, Featured, In-Season Training, Injury Prevention, Off-Season Training, Parents|

I completely understand trying to avoid unnecessary injury, but if you were that paranoid about injuries, you wouldn’t play any sports. Once again, I heard someone complaining about a pain and the first thing the coach says is, “Stop lifting weights and doing those plyos during the heart of our season.” Yes, of course, it [...]