The Benefits of Youth Participation in Sports

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Parents want the best for their children, and this includes being socially excellent and healthy throughout their lifetime. With millions of children becoming involved in youth sports every year, encouraging your child to become active in a team sport is an excellent start to his or her future. And a home basketball court is a great way to get your children involved in a new sport.

Some benefits of youth sports include higher test scores, lower engagement levels in drugs/alcohol, improved mental health and high employment rates later in life.

Learn more about the benefit team sports can have on your child’s life below.

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