Category Archives: Summer Sports Camps

The Benefits and Concerns Around Kids and Sports

A recent article from the NYU Child Study Center interviews the Center’s sports psychologist and Clinical Assistant Professor, Dr. Marianne Engle, on some of the benefits and concerns around kids and sports. Sports summer camps not only offer many of … Continue reading

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Sports Summer Camps as an Alternative to Competitive Club Teams

Writer Carol Mithers recently wrote a critique of competitive youth sports for Parenting.com. She highlights the booming trend of cleat-wearing tots and 8-year-old soccer players running sprints, and offers insight about the emotional and physical health risks of specializing in … Continue reading

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Encouraging News Regarding Childhood Obesity

Preschoolers’ Obesity Rates Falling While one in eight American preschoolers is obese, that number is only one in seven amongst low-income children. That number has fallen in 19 US states and territories and has only risen in three states. Sports … Continue reading

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3 Ways Summer Sports Camps Nurture a Lifelong Enjoyment of Athletics

Summer is over and it’s back to school for kids and teens all over the world. For many, this means sitting behind a desk for most of the day with limited activity. Studies show that children need to move their … Continue reading

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After Sports Summer Camp is Over; Keep the Momentum Going

It’s getting close to the end of the summer and school will soon be starting up again. Many parents and children are already talking about back to school shopping and getting prepared for the big first day of school. If … Continue reading

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Sports Summer Camps: Grow Your Child’s Dream

The Olympics inspires dreams. If your child has been watching the Olympics and is now saying s/he wants to win a gold medal or a competition, it’s not too late to enroll them in sports summer camp. There are plenty … Continue reading

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Benefits of Sports Summer Camps

Summer camps are not just a place for families to send their children to keep them busy and occupied. They nurture a lifelong enjoyment of athletics and teach children lifelong lessons like sportsmanship, self esteem, inner drive and friendship. Camppage … Continue reading

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How Sports Summer Camps Enrich the Lives of Children

The London 2012 Summer Olympics are right around the corner; they’re a perfect inspiration for youth serious about sports to learn the benefit of working hard and going to any length to train to do what they love. If your … Continue reading

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Choose Fun and Money Over Unpaid Internship this Summer

Are you on the fence about what to do this summer? Are you toying with the idea of doing something “useful” for your career like an unpaid internship or something traditional like life-guarding or camp counseling? We say go for … Continue reading

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USA Swimming: The National Governing Body of Competitive Swimming

What is USA Swimming USA Swimming is the official website for the national governing body of competitive swimming in the United States. It is responsible for selecting the US Olympic Swimming team and other teams that represent the U.S. It also … Continue reading

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