Sports & Fitness Classes, Programs, & Facilities for Kids in Manhattan

Sports & Fitness Classes, Programs, & Facilities for Kids in Manhattan

UPDATED December 2018: Looking to keep your kids healthy, active, and fit in Manhattan? Why not sign them up for a sports team, sports lesson, or fitness program in New York City? We searched the borough and found the best sports and fitness progra...

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Sports Classes & Programs & Fitness Centers for Kids on Long Island

Sports Classes & Programs & Fitness Centers for Kids on Long Island

UPDATED December 2018: Long Island has many fun ways to keep your kids moving and engaged with plenty of options for sports and fitness. So you can choose the perfect program to keep your children active year-round, including after-school classes, ...

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Sports & Fitness Classes, Programs, & Teams for Children in Brooklyn

Sports & Fitness Classes, Programs, & Teams for Children in Brooklyn

UPDATED December 2018: Looking to keep your kids fit in Brooklyn? Want a space for your children to let out some energy? Our comprehensive guide leads you directly to great classes, activities, and programs in Brooklyn focusing on sports and fitnes...

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Sports & Fitness Programs, Lessons, & Classes for Kids in Queens

Sports & Fitness Programs, Lessons, & Classes for Kids in Queens

UPDATED December 2018: With the childhood obesity epidemic on the rise, the need for children’s fitness resources is greater than ever, and luckily there are plenty of sports and fitness options for kids in Queens. This comprehensive guide leads yo...

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Sports Programs, Sports Teams, Fitness Centers, & Fitness Classes for Kids in Westchester County

Sports Programs, Sports Teams, Fitness Centers, & Fitness Classes for Kids in Westchester County

UPDATED December 2018: Looking to keep your kids physically fit in Westchester County year-round? Our comprehensive guide leads you directly to great classes and summer camps focusing on sports and fitness, including gyms, skating facilities, horse...

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Sports Classes, Teams, Lessons, & Leagues & Fitness Centers for Kids and Families in Rockland County & Bergen County, NJ

Sports Classes, Teams, Lessons, & Leagues & Fitness Centers for Kids and Families in Rockland County & Bergen County, NJ

UPDATED December 2018: If you’re looking for a way for your child to burn off some extra energy in Rockland County or Bergen County, NJ, consider enrolling them in a sports or fitness program. Luckily Rockland and Bergen counties are home to a vari...

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Keeping Kids Safe and Healthy During Sports Practices and Games

Keeping Kids Safe and Healthy During Sports Practices and Games

In recent years, more children are participating in competitive team sports. However, this increased participation has led to an increase in sports injuries. But don’t let this fact deter you from allowing your child to participate in school or you...

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Green Vale School Leads the Switch to Flag Football on Long Island

Green Vale School Leads the Switch to Flag Football on Long Island

Facing declining participation, Green Vale was the first middle school on Long Island to switch from tackle to flag football. Now numbers are up and other schools are joining in.

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Should Your Kid Play Contact Sports?

Should Your Kid Play Contact Sports?

As our understanding of concussions grows, new policies are being put into place to keep young athletes safe. But some still wonder whether certain sports can ever be considered safe for kids.

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Ask the Expert: Advice for Coaching Your Child's Team

Ask the Expert: Advice for Coaching Your Child's Team

Soccer Friends USA co-owner and coach Sean Peckett kicks up great advice for coaching youth sports teams, from tips for coaching your own kids to promoting good sportsmanship for every athlete on the team.

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Sports and Fitness Classes for Kids in Fairfield County, CT

Sports and Fitness Classes for Kids in Fairfield County, CT

UPDATED JUNE 2016: This list of local sports and fitness programs in the suburbs of Connecticut includes options in the Fairfield region including Westport, Newton, Norwalk, Greenwich, and Stamford. Classes for kids range from sailing programs to g...

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Ease Your Anxiety About Your Child Playing Football

With so much talk of concussions in the sport of football of late, many parents are shying away from the sport. If your child is set on hitting the gridiron, we’ve got ways to ease your anxiety.

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Preventing Sports Injuries In Kids And Teens

With children's sports-related injuries continuing to rise nationwide to more than 3.5 million annually, keeping kids healthy is a top priority for parents, schools and sports leagues. Despite the plethora of protective gear kids now wear for pract...

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Cleveland Browns Running Back Peyton Hillis is Selected to be Pictured on the Cover of Madden NFL 12 Video Game

Attention all football and video game fanatics, the voting has ended. Electronic Arts Inc. announced April 26 that Peyton Hillis, running back for the Cleveland Browns, was selected by millions of fans across the country to grace the cover of the M...

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How to Protect Your Young Athlete: Sports Gear and Equipment

All sports, whether contact-based or otherwise, harbor the potential for injury. Read on for tips on how to keep your little athlete safe on the field and out of the emergency room.

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How to Tackle Your Child's Football Fears

Watching your kids run out onto the playing field for the first time can be a nerve-wracking experience no matter what sport they’re playing. But the anxiety that comes with allowing a young son or daughter to gear up and step onto the football fie...

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