Should my 4-year-old take swimming lessons or gymnastics?

Should my 4-year-old take swimming lessons or gymnastics?

Deciding between one activity or another is choice parents often face

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AfL Mini-Games: How your kids can snowboard slopestyle at home

AfL Mini-Games: How your kids can snowboard slopestyle at home

February 7, 2014, No Comments on AfL Mini-Games: How your kids can snowboard slopestyle at home

Pillows, cushions, blankets, and mattresses can create an indoor slopestyle course Read More»

How do I know if my child is getting a good PE experience?

How do I know if my child is getting a good PE experience?

August 30, 2013, 1 Comment on How do I know if my child is getting a good PE experience?

Ask questions to make sure they're receiving the best, most well-rounded education possible Read More»

How to buy running shoes for your kids

How to buy running shoes for your kids

July 29, 2013, No Comments on How to buy running shoes for your kids

Some no-nonsense advice about what you need ... and what you don't Read More»

Running: How to encourage your kids

Running: How to encourage your kids

July 22, 2013, 1 Comment on Running: How to encourage your kids

An orthopaedics expert, runner, and father on how to get your kids running safely and properly Read More»

When is my child old enough for organized sports?

When is my child old enough for organized sports?

April 25, 2013, No Comments on When is my child old enough for organized sports?

Most kids often do better to wait until age six, seven or even eight Read More»

My 10-year-old won’t settle on one sport

My 10-year-old won’t settle on one sport

October 30, 2012, No Comments on My 10-year-old won’t settle on one sport

Is it okay for a child to keep switching up their activity of choice Read More»

My child wants to quit

My child wants to quit

September 25, 2012, No Comments on My child wants to quit

What to do if a kid wants to quit in the middle of a season Read More»

Six-year-old invited for select hockey

Six-year-old invited for select hockey

August 28, 2012, 2 Comments on Six-year-old invited for select hockey

A reader asks if it's a good idea for young kids to be on the ice 4 times a week Read More»

Does playing other sports make my child better at baseball?

Does playing other sports make my child better at baseball?

August 18, 2012, No Comments on Does playing other sports make my child better at baseball?

Q: How does participating in a variety of activities help my 8-year-old become a better baseball player? By playing lacrosse they learn to run fast, as well as track an object ... Read More»