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Igniting the Imagination of Youth Athletes

By Kobe Bryant As a father of young girls in sports, a coach, and a former professional athlete, I’ve come to understand that one of the …

Winning Strategies for Effective Coaching

Brought to you by AIG, a proud sponsor of NCYS by Cristiane Chiacchio, AIG Americas Head of Accident & Health Coaches can be the difference in …

National Fitness Foundation and NCYS Join Forces

The National Council of Youth Sports and the National Fitness Foundation (NFF) have entered into an important partnership intended to expand youth sport participation in …

Beyond Endorphins: The Mental Health Benefits of Youth Sports

Brought to you by AIG, a proud sponsor of NCYS   by Cristiane Chiacchio, AIG Americas Head of Accident & Health The role of physical activity …

Tips on How to Be a Winning Sports Parent

By James Leary This open letter to parents has been adopted and tweaked from my old high school coach from Massachusetts. I hope it will …