How Early Specialisation is Ruining Kids

     Oct 9, 2013   //   by admin   //   Club News, Coaching  //  Comments Off on How Early Specialisation is Ruining Kids

Is it helpful for kids to focus on just one sport from an early age? No, according to research.

“There is a huge body of evidence now growing that suggests that to specialise in one sport at an early age is actually detrimental upon performance.” So says Dr. Martin Toms, Senior Lecturer in Sports Coaching at the School of Sport, Exercise & Rehabilitation Sciences at the University of Birmingham.

Read the full article here.

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