Doug Gertner encourages his son to go on a long trip of self discovery and balance.
Governing bodies for youth sports don’t intentionally condone child sexual abuse, but there’s much more they can do to protect children, says Dani Bostick.
Coaches have tremendous influence, and it continues long past when the game is over. Here are two principles Keola Birano wants to see in his children’s coac
Wai Sallas explains that there are still good role models in sports . . . We’re just looking in the wrong place.
Hank Zona tells parents what questions they should ask of themselves to navigate the world of youth sports.
Michael Kasdan gathers a Top Ten video playlist of classic sports rants from the NBA, MLB, NFL, and college sports.
Chris Kyle learned early on that he better man up and sure as hell ‘Don’t cry!’ He learned later that vulnerability makes him stronger.
In the next article in our series on coaches, Aaron Powers shares his memories of Coach J, whose lessons have become part of the writer’s life.
Carrie Luger Slayback has set a goal to finish first in her age group at the Los Angeles Marathon next March. Here she recalls the coaches who have pushed her to get there.
In the first post in our series about coaches, Josh Magill talks about the coach who showed him that he was holding himself back.
Outside of our fathers, they are most often the men who have had the most influence on us. We want to hear from you about the coaches who influenced you—for good and bad—when you were growing up.
The coach of the Minnesota Golden Gophers brings down the house while celebrating a thrilling victory.
My girlfriend’s 15 year old kid had played a year of Little League and hadn’t picked up a bat or glove since. This was an opportunity for us to bond, but the odds were stacked against us.
The aerodynamics of sailboats inspired Alan Adler to improve a range of inventions from frisbees to coffee makers.
No life is devoid of struggle and pain. Life sucks regardless of how much privilege you have. But it usually sucks less if you’re privileged.
The common place and the plain can be so easily overlooked.
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What erotic fantasies might reveal about ourselves.
Divorce sucks. But ultimately it offers gifts if you know how to look for them.
You could be missing your chance at true love by wasting your time with the wrong partner. Has that ever happened to you?
A daughter learns to accept the inheritances from her father, good and bad, and appreciate them for what they bring to her life.
Even the birds don’t like getting old.
Even love has its limits.
It is the new “nails on a chalkboard” for the active parent dad. The comments. The assumptions. Neil Cohen shares the ones he’s heard that a mom never gets said to her.
“I’m In The Friend Zone, Yet I’m In Love With Her!” Intimacy Expert Allana Pratt tells what it takes to become her lover…
Active families need active solutions to the inevitable encounters with poison ivy.
Jed Diamond can’t think of anything more important for the peace and well-being of the world than deepening the dialogue of what it means to be a good man.