Participation in sports helps develop core values that extend beyond the playing field. Sports are vital to the holistic development of young people, fostering physical, social and emotional health, as well as teamwork and sportsmanship.
Sports provide both a forum for ongoing parent-child interaction and infrastructure to actively participate in a child’s development. As more community and regional facilities are built the justification for the investment needs to be clear. This slide deck addresses the issues.
Key Points in this PowerPoint:
- Youth sports developing family-oriented facilities
- Successful youth sports complexes can expand beyond one location to replicate a successful family-oriented model
- Youth sports facilities are evolving high-quality education facilities as part of the offering
- Comfort and convenience a key aspect of youth sports facilities