Sport Specialization in Youth: A Literature ReviewJournal of the American Chiropractic Association (2000)
Youth participation in sport is reviewed to include its history, current growth patterns, reasons behind sport specialization, and the implications of sport specialization. The effects of early skill acquisition, and the sociological, psychological, and physical/physiological aspects to help develop safeguards to meet the needs of young athletes are discussed.
Citation InformationMark D Hecimovich. "Sport Specialization in Youth: A Literature Review" Journal of the American Chiropractic Association Vol. 14 Iss. 4 (2000) p. 32 - 41 ISSN: 1943-4790
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