I was recently introduced to the game of lacrosse. I’ve always heard of the sport as very physically demanding, but I’d never seen it played in person, until recently. I was a little nervous at the tenacity of the athletes, but I was so impressed with their drive and sportsmanship. This game intrigued me, so I decided to learn a little more about the game and thought I’d share my findings with fellow sports moms!
Here are some of the basic lacrosse training tips for beginners.
It’s baseball season and your kids are gearing up to play ball. While some athletes can’t wait to take the field, others are hesitant to give baseball another try. Whether they feel defeated from the previous season or feel like the game is boring, sometimes kids just don’t want to play. If you feel like your child would really enjoy the game with a little help, we’ve got some tips to help reignite their passion and keep them interested in the sport.
Soccer is perfect for getting your kids involved in sports. Not only is this an inexpensive sport, but they’ll learn so much about balance, agility and other basics that can be carried over to any sport. To get your child started in soccer, find a league in your community. Look on your city page to see if they have a youth league. You can also keep an eye out near schools and community centers for signs and posters from private leagues who accept new players.
If you’ve already found a league, it’s time to start gathering the gear your kids will need to play. Here’s our list of must haves for soccer season:
School and rec sports are starting up soon. Summer vacation has flown by and now our kids are getting ready to try out for their favorite fall sport and give it their all. Football, cheerleading, and soccer among other fall rec sports are all incredibly intense sports that take place outdoors, leaving your kids dehydrated after a full day of tryouts.
We’ve put together a great list of tips for keeping your athlete hydrated and healthy.
Drive by any sports field on a Saturday in April and you will see soccer, baseball and lacrosse games in full swing. Some days a coat is needed and other days sunscreen and a hat. Unfortunately those weather swings can lead to stormy skies. What are the signs to stop the game and seek shelter?
Another school year is almost coming to an end. The last few weeks are filled with end-of-school events and saying goodbyes. But what’s the plan the Monday after the last bell? It’s overwhelming as a Mom to figure out how to fill those summer days. Your want your kids to have adventures, get healthy and avoid the lure of constant video gaming. Summers should consist of a few getaways, time with family and friends and keeping busy physically.