24 May Kristine Lilly on why youth athletes should play multiple sports
Editor’s Note: This article first appeared in the Development Zone of Positive Coaching Alliance. US Club Soccer is proud to welcome Positive Coaching Alliance to its members, specifically related to Players First. Positive Coaching Alliance is helping to advance the Players First pillars of Coaching Education, Parent Engagement & Education and Player Health & Safety.
Kristine Lilly, a member of the Positive Coaching Alliance National Advisory Board and former USWNT team captain, advocates for kids playing multiple sports. While year-round participation in a single sport can lead to burnout and over-coaching, playing multiple sports keeps things fun for kids.
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