Why the Multi-Sport Athlete is Still King

2016-06-07T14:26:13+00:00

  With the amount of offseason training programs, camps, clinics, and leagues, it is becoming increasingly easier for athletes to specialize in one sport – but should they?   The old adage says that practice makes perfect, so wouldn't it make sense to focus in one sport from a young age, instead of spreading yourself out too thin? In theory, yes, but in practice, maybe not.   Take a look at some of these statistics that show how advantageous it can be to participate in multiple sports: • Out of 128 NFL quarterbacks that were surveyed, 122 played at least two [...]