Four-time Olympic medalist Angela Ruggiero says she owes everything to
her parents, whose support, not just in making sure she got all the
equipment she needed and to practice but ate the right kind of food, was
a key to her athletic success.
One way parents and coaches can help a child realize their full
athletic potential, says four-time Olympic medalist Angela Ruggiero, is to
explain what they may be able to achieve by setting goals and working
The competition for rosters spots on school sports teams seems to be more competitive than ever. There are a few very important ways that you can help your child get the edge he or she may need to win a spot. Here are some tips for parents on how they can help their child perform at their best during tryouts.