Heads Up: Concussion in Youth Sports Heads Up: Concussion in Youth Sports is a free, online course available to coaches, parents, and others helping to keep athletes safe from concussion. It features interviews with leading experts, dynamic graphics and interactive exercises, and compelling storytelling to help you recognize a concussion and know how to respond if you think that your athlete might have a concussion. Once you complete the training and quiz, you can print out a certificate, making it easy to show your league or school you are re
Keeping it all in perspective This has to be my favorite article on the excesses of youth sports. Let's use our programs as means to have FUN and to teach our kids life lessons. Let's not get carried away and become part of the youth industrial sports complex!
Let the Kids Play Dugout, the Little League mascot, has posted the latest Little League video on YouTube.
Just click on the link below to see the 15-second video, which shows parents what it’s like to be shouted at during a game.
Please feel free to forward this e-mail and link to all your friends! Leave a comment for Dugout on the YouTube site, and check out the other videos Dugout has posted too!
Little League Baseball The Ken-Caryl Little League is chartered with Little League Baseball. Little League Baseball was founded in 1939 and is the largest organized youth sports program in the world.
Major League Baseball Major League Baseball's official site with scores, highlights and information for hardcore fans.
Positive Coaching Alliance Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA) is a nonprofit organization based at Stanford University with the mission to transform youth sports so sports can transform youth. PCA was created to transform the culture of youth sports to give all young athletes the opportunity for a positive, character-building experience.
Reporting Child Abuse Little League International provided guideline information on who must or should report suspected child abuse. This was developed with the assistance of the United States Olympic Committee. This information included a link to the Child Welfare Information Gateway provided by the U.S Department of Health & Human Services, which also provides information on this topic.