Which youth sports have the highest rates of concussions in kids? The answer might surprise you!

Youth sports concussions vary by individual sports as do the safety precautions that are in place and safety gear that can be utilized. In honor of today’s Team Up Speak Up Day, we’ve compiled some information about each sport’s concussion rate and safety precautions so that you can help prevent injuries to your child and Read more…

10 reasons why they didn’t make the team

They didn’t make the team….they didn’t make the team?! Your kid didn’t make the team that they wanted. Whether it’s soccer, basketball, football or lacrosse, all you want to know is – what happened? Is this the end of their short-lived career?  There are many reasons why a kid didn’t make the team….some are based Read more…

Special Needs Sports options are still open this spring!

Special needs sports programs are still an option this spring on Long Island. From basketball to karate and lacrosse, the Nassau PAL and Be the Best Sport organizations offer many options. Special needs sports programs are often based on specific needs, so be sure to ask for more details about a particular program in order to Read more…