SIRC Knowledge Nugget

Written by  Friday, 18 May 2018 17:13

Sport development theories support multisport participation over early specialisation among children; but what does research say? A recent Canadian study that followed children over five years found that by age 15, children who focused on multiple sports when they were 10 years old had a higher likelihood of being engaged in physical activity than those who focused on a single sport.

 

http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/140/6/e20171449.long