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Best Kids Basketball Clubs In Melbourne

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Interested in the best kids basketball clubs and live in the Melbourne area?  Looking for the best basketball club for your children to join?  We can assist.  Accordingly, please find further details regarding five top-ranking basketball clubs in Melbourne. So, whether it’s just shooting hoops in the street with friends or playing in a team competition, basketball has always been a popular sport. One for kids of all ages to enjoy.  Also, basketball is a safe, welcoming and inclusive sport.  Moreover, one that can be played by both boys and girls of all abilities. Plus, kids who play basketball can …

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Netball Clubs in Melbourne for your Kids

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Looking for a great children’s netball clubs in Melbourne?  Looking at getting your child involved in netball? Live in the Melbourne area?  Terrific! Below you can find some great netball clubs in Melbourne that are well worth considering. Netball is the most popular women’s sport in Australia.  With an estimated 1.2 million participants nationwide.   In addition, although netball has traditionally been a sport for women and girls, men and boys are becoming increasingly involved. Plus, netball is an ideal team sport for kids.  As, it offers the opportunity for social connectedness.  Plus, cooperation, fitness and fun to anyone who wants to …

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Kids Soccer Clubs in Melbourne

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Soccer is the most popular club based sport to play in Australia.  And, it seems that kids can’t get enough of it.  Hence, it’s a common sight these days, all over Australia, to see boys and girls kicking a soccer ball.  Either, around the oval at school or in the park on the weekend. Also, soccer is a safe, accessible and inclusive sport.  Which is why so many parents are keen to get their kids involved in a team at a local club.  However, choosing which club to sign your child up with can be a confusing decision.  So, here, …

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How To Find The Best Deals On Kids Sports Equipment

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How To Find The Best Deals On Kids Sports Equipment.  As parents we all know how beneficial it is, both physically and socially, for our kids to get involved in sports. However, it’s not always beneficial to our hip pocket.  Also, the costs of getting our kids started in sport can sometimes put a lot of added pressure onto families, especially if you have more than one child. We don’t want to let our kids down and want them to be able to take advantage of all the opportunities presented to them. Here we will share some suggestions on how …

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Motivating Your Child To Play Sport

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Motivating Your Child to Play Sport can be problematic at times.  However, I think all parents would agree that getting children into playing sport has many positive benefits.  It keeps them fit and active; encourages social interaction and teamwork; builds confidence; and promotes independence. Also, studies show that kids who play sport are less likely to become obese, abuse drugs and alcohol and perform poorly in school.  Moreover, learning to compete at a young age helps prepare kids for the demands of adult life.  Including, the ability to cope with both success and failure. Above all else playing sport as …

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How To Get Kids (Aged 5-12) Into Soccer

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Wondering how to get your kids into playing soccer?  This guide, will give you some practical ideas. Soccer is played in in more than 200 countries around the world and is now officially the most played sport in Australia. According to a survey conducted by the the Australian Sports Commission, 1,104,815 Australians participated in soccer in 2016, that’s over 400,000 more participants than AFL (665,470 participants) and four times as many as Rugby League (236,593 participants). Also, soccer is the perfect game for kids. It’s all inclusive and can be played by both boys and girls of any height, strength …

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Parents Guide To Youth Field Hockey

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So, in this article, a Parents Guide To Youth Field Hockey, we’ll outline exactly what you’ll need to get your child started in field hockey.  And, what the game is all about. Youth field hockey is a sport that has become more and more popular.  And, many Australian schools are introducing it to kids. However, Field Hockey may not be a sport many parents are familiar with.  So, if your child comes home and informs you that they want to start playing field hockey, you may be at a loss as to what to do next.  Also, what equipment will …

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What Equipment Does My Child Need To Play Soccer?

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It’s an exciting time when your child gets to the age where they’re ready to start participating in a team sport. Your child’s enthusiasm will be infectious but it can also be a little daunting for parents, especially if your child chooses a sport that you are not familiar with.  So, what equipment does my child need to play soccer? Of course, as parents we want our kids to be fully prepared.  Plus, be ready with all the equipment they need for their first big match. Fortunately, it will relieve the minds and hip pockets of many parents to know …

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Parents’ Guide to AFL Camps at Brighton Grammar School, Melbourne

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These holidays, Australian Sports Camps will once again run their Brighton Kids AFL camp at Brighton Grammar School.  Moreover, these camps run four times a year.  And are suited for kids aged 6 – 16, of all skill levels. In addition, we employ coaches with a minimum Level 1 Coaching qualification and ensure a 1:10 coach to child ratio.  So, that your child receives the individual attention required to maximise their skill development. Plus, our coaching panels are joined by talented guest stars: elite athletes that work with the kid.  Also, passing on their knowledge gained at the highest level of …

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Netball Drills For Juniors

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As a junior netballer it’s important to remember that practise makes perfect. In order to improve your game, it’s essential that you master the basic skills of netball through regular and consistent training. There are netball drills for every aspect of the game, from shooting to conditioning, to help develop those skills. Below are netball drills for juniors that are beginners, followed by some netball drills that are for more advanced juniors. NETBALL DRILLS FOR JUNIORS – BEGINNERS Shooting For juniors just starting out in netball, learning to shoot can be quite challenging. However, it can be made fun and …

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Australian Sports Camps Exciting New Website Design

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New ASC Website The redesigned Australian Sports Camps website now offers customers more information.  As well as, easier access to the company’s ever-growing list of camps around Australia. So, Australian Sports Camps are delighted to announce our exciting new web design!  As, it will provide our customers with faster access to information about our products and company.  In addition, to a new, easy to use, camp search function.  Allowing, fast access and bookings. Also, we’ve been running our sports camps for over 30 years.  Plus, we’re always continuously improving our service for key stakeholders. The bright and uncluttered design displays the …

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Children’s Basketball Tips – Improving Your 3 Point Shooting

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We’ve put together these useful Children’s Basketball Tips on Improving Your Child’s’ 3 point shooting.  However, I want to start this article by saying there are NO shortcuts to improving your 3 point shooting.  So, if you really want to become a great basketball player.  As well as, play at the highest level.  Or, even if you just want to be a valued 3 point shooter on your current team and help win the next championship.  It’s gonna take work. But when you can consistently hit shots from anywhere beyond the 3 point arc, it’ll well and truly be worth …

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Kids Netball Camps in Upper Mount Gravatt – Hibiscus Sports Complex – A Parent’s Guide

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These holidays, Australian Sports Camps (ASC) will once again run their kids netball camps in Upper Mount Gravatt.  They’re held at Hibiscus Sports Complex.  So, we’ve assembled this guide to give parents an idea of what to expect from our camps.  As well as, what your child can gain from attending. ASC sports camps run four times a year, for kids aged 6 – 16.  In addition, we cater to all skill levels. Plus, ASC employs netball coaches with a minimum Level 1 coaching qualification.  Thus, ensuring a 1:10 coach to participant ratio.  So, that your child receives the individual …

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Teaching Kids To Kick An AFL Footy

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Teaching kids to kick a footy is a fundamental skill of the game.  So, if your child has started playing AFL.  Or, wants to start playing.  Then, as a parent, there a many ways you can help to develop their game.  After all, no child wants to be left behind or not have the basic skills to participate properly.  And, I know that no parent wants to see their kid getting upset or frustrated.  Just because they’re are struggling to kick, or mark, or handball when the ball comes their way in a game or practice drill. So in this …

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6 Things You Need to Become an Elite Athlete in Australian Sport

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What does it take to become an elite athlete in Australian sport?  We’ve all spent hours as kids, (and perhaps as adults as well) daydreaming about our favourite sporting heroes and wanting to be just like them. We watch as they kick the perfect goal or break world records and follow their every move, watching the glamorous lives that they lead. However, behind every elite athlete at the top of their chosen sport are years of blood, sweat and tears to get there. So, if you have the dream to become an elite athlete here are 6 Things You Need …