long-term athlete development

Canadian hockey in crisis? Ontario Minor Hockey looks at skills

Canadian hockey in crisis? Ontario Minor Hockey looks at skills
April 21, 2014 3 Comments »

Best practices for promoting skills development at the grassroots level Read More »

Can genetics predict your child’s future in sports?

Can genetics predict your child’s future in sports?
April 3, 2014 No Comments »

'The Sport Gene' tries to tackle the tricky topic Read More »

Why specializing early in one sport is a bad idea

Why specializing early in one sport is a bad idea
March 24, 2014 3 Comments »

Diversification is more important during a child's first decade Read More »

Video on children’s soccer says everything about what’s wrong and what’s right

Video on children’s soccer says everything about what’s wrong and what’s right
January 13, 2014 No Comments »

As Lionel Messi said: "Soccer is a game to have fun" Read More »

Specializing in sport can be harmful to young athletes

Specializing in sport can be harmful to young athletes
May 8, 2013 1 Comment »

Sampling a variety of sports early leads to the development of physical literacy Read More »

Richmond Oval promotes physical literacy

Richmond Oval promotes physical literacy
March 25, 2013 No Comments »

Developing physically literacy from an early age creates versatile athletes and active adults Read More »

What’s going on with soccer in Ontario?

What’s going on with soccer in Ontario?
March 21, 2013 6 Comments »

Shedding a little common sense on the LTPD standings controversy Read More »

Brent Sutter: True athletes make the best hockey players

Brent Sutter: True athletes make the best hockey players
March 15, 2013 2 Comments »

Hockey legend says year-round hockey stunts kids’ development Read More »

Kids’ soccer: Allow mistakes and forget about winning

Kids’ soccer: Allow mistakes and forget about winning
January 21, 2013 No Comments »

When children first begin playing sports, learning from mistakes is more crucial than learning to win Read More »

Lea Norris, active for life mom and community champion

Lea Norris, active for life mom and community champion
June 1, 2012 1 Comment »

Lea Norris is a mom on a physical literacy mission Read More »