Being a parent is one of life’s most challenging and rewarding experiences. As your children are developing physically and emotionally, you want to be there to support them every step of the way. But each child is unique and growing up in a unique situation, and unfortunately there’s no one size fits all parenting guidebook for this.
A recent Harvard poll found that 76% of parents encourage their teenagers to play sports. Participation in sports can help kids build a healthy body as well as form values, social skills and friendships that can last a lifetime. Here is some advice to assist you in parenting your young athlete.