Recognizing this opportunity, NCYS is working with Healthy Kids Out Of School, an initiative of ChildObesity180 at Tufts University, that collaborates with national out-of-school-time organizations to promote three healthy principles: Here at NCYS, we know coaches play a significant role in helping kids be healthy both on and off the field. We're asking our member organizations to promote simple health behaviors that can impact not only the players, but coaches and families as well. Help your athletes drink right, snack smart, and move more!
Setting players on a healthy path is simple. Start with these three steps:
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NCYS is working with Healthy Kids Out Of School, an initiative of ChildObesity180 at Tufts University, that provides resources and tools for implementing healthy youth sports.
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