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How much triathlon training should children do?

Source: 220 Triathlon Chris Maxwell, head coach to the Chippenham Tristars, provides some useful guidelines on how much triathlon training children should do, taking into consideration their growing body, school work and other sporting interests.   [...]

Challenging the kids with Junior parkrun

Anna Hayes January 19 2019 12:00 AM Source: Enniscorthy Guardian Sarah and Ken Larkin with their children Conor, Oisin and Aaron It's a concept that has taken the county by storm and now the parkrun phenomenon [...]

By |2019-02-11T05:52:12+01:00January 21st, 2019|Categories: Athletic Clubs, News, Race Reports, Running, Sports Parent|Tags: , |0 Comments

Overuse Injuries, Overtraining, and Burnout in Child and Adolescent Athletes

Overuse Injuries, Overtraining, and Burnout in Child and Adolescent Athletes - Joel S. Brenner and the Council on Sports Medicine and Fitness - Overuse is one of the most common etiologic factors that lead to injuries in the pediatric and adolescent athlete. As more children are becoming involved in organized and recreational athletics, the incidence of overuse injuries is increasing.

By |2019-01-25T10:30:53+01:00June 6th, 2018|Categories: Kids Training, Sports Parent|0 Comments