How Early Athleticism Affects Childhood Development
10 months ago
Although most children become involved in sports before the age of 10, only one in every three children engage in physical activity on a daily basis. It’s relatively well-known that exercise benefits children in academic, physical and mental areas. This begs the question: How do children who develop early patterns of athleticism fare against children who engage in limited or no physical activity at all? The answers might surprise you.
Whether it’s on a home basketball court, the playground or the local summer swimming hole, here are some of the biggest benefits involved with early childhood development and athleticism.