Youth Development

Understanding Youth Athletic Development

Who will be the next Sanya Richards, Usaine Bolt, Ashton Eaton or Allyson Felix? Many parents believe that, given the right amount of training, coaching and perseverance, it could be their child. There is a certain mystique about talented athletes, whether they are amateur, Olympians or professionals, because of their sports mastery and the skills they display. It is not an easy path to success, and few achieve this dream at the highest level.