Encourage athletes to tell coaches, parents or another adult about any pain, injury or illness they may have during or after any practices or games.
Participation in sports offers tremendous social, emotional and physical benefits for children. We know that one of the worst things for kids is being on the sidelines with an injury. As parents and coaches, there are simple things we can do to help reduce preventable injuries – so our kids can continue playing the games they love.
Tag(s): Athletes' Health