long-term athlete development

Athletics Canada and Active for Life join forces for physical literacy

Athletics Canada and Active for Life join forces for physical literacy
April 21, 2016 No Comments »

The partnership sends a message about the importance of physical literacy Read More »

Talent development vs. talent identification: Give kids a chance

Talent development vs. talent identification: Give kids a chance
February 29, 2016 1 Comment »

Pre-teen years should emphasize skills development for all Read More »

Relative age and developmental age: Is your child getting shortchanged?

Relative age and developmental age: Is your child getting shortchanged?
February 1, 2016 1 Comment »

Physical, mental, and emotional maturation of children varies greatly Read More »

Coaching Association of Canada partners with Active for Life in promoting physical literacy

Coaching Association of Canada partners with Active for Life in promoting physical literacy
January 14, 2016 No Comments »

A powerful opportunity to reverse the negative health trend in Canadian children Read More »

Does your kid suck?

Does your kid suck?
September 1, 2015 7 Comments »

How to deal with what's real Read More »

World Cup winning U.S. soccer women are multi-sport athletes

World Cup winning U.S. soccer women are multi-sport athletes
July 14, 2015 No Comments »

Soccer star Abby Wambach played elite basketball in high school Read More »

The evolution of a soccer club

The evolution of a soccer club
June 18, 2015 5 Comments »

The changes weren't easy, but the kids really benefitted Read More »

Specialization: What does it really mean?

Specialization: What does it really mean?
May 25, 2015 3 Comments »

Repetition of one activity to the exclusion of all others is rarely wise Read More »

Baseball Canada and Active for Life partner to promote physical literacy

Baseball Canada and Active for Life partner to promote physical literacy
April 30, 2015 No Comments »

Developing tools to help athletes succeed in sport and everyday life Read More »

Ontario Basketball partners with Active for Life to promote physical literacy

Ontario Basketball partners with Active for Life to promote physical literacy
April 8, 2015 No Comments »

New postcard encourages parents and coaches to learn more Read More »