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Top Tips For Kids To Improve Your Tennis Game

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Tennis is a great sport for kids.  So, we want them to have fun and be able to play to the best of their ability. Our following top tennis tips will provide help for just that.  Not only does tennis teach kids valuable life skills like concentration, dedication, tactical thinking and self-confidence.  But, it has a whole range of physical developmental benefits for them too.  Such as hand-eye coordination, gross motor control, balance and body coordination, flexibility, agility and speed. Most kids who play a sport such as a tennis spend hours watching their sporting heroes on TV.  Dreaming of …

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Rock Climbing For Kids – The Benefits

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What are the benefits of rock climbing for kids?  As parents, when our children get to an age where we start thinking about involving them involved in a sport, rock climbing is not usually something that comes to mind. Many of us still hold the belief that rock climbing is something best suited to the adventurous adrenaline junkie and far too dangerous and unsuitable for children.  So, is rock climbing for kids a good sport?  What are the benefits? Rock Climbing For Kids Statistically, rock climbing is one of the safest sports around when compared to traditional sports like rugby and …

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Best Tennis Clubs In Melbourne For Kids

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Tennis has long been embedded in the Australian sporting culture.  So, it should come as no surprise that there are over 1000 tennis courts around Victoria.  As well as, numerous tennis clubs in Melbourne. Also, Tennis is popular for having a social ‘hit’ with friends.  Also, being able to compete for a club at a young age.  Even just watching the sport as a spectator. Getting your kids involved in tennis will teach them valuable life skills.  Such as teamwork, dedication and self-confidence.  But, it has a whole range of physical developmental benefits too.  Like, hand eye coordination, gross motor …

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Best Cricket Clubs In Melbourne For Kids

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Cricket is one of the most popular sports in Australia.  At international, domestic and local levels.  Also, it’s been played in Australia for over 210 years.  Plus, there are multiple cricket clubs in Melbourne on offer. Growing up playing cricket in the backyard or in the street with the neighbourhood kids is an Aussie tradition.  Furthermore, this is often where many players gain their love for the game.  If your child is one of those kids who can’t get enough of cricket, then getting them involved in a local club is a great way for them to further develop their …

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Getting involved in eSports in Australia

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If your kid hasn’t joined the eSports bandwagon yet, they’re going to want to soon.  As “it’s kind of a big deal” right now!  The eSports industry is booming.  So, every gamer, young and old, is getting involved in the next big thing.  Esports, which is short for electronic sports, takes gaming to the next level, broadcasting matches between talented gamers as they compete against one another on a range of digital battlefields. The Australian Esports League (AEL) is a provider of premier eSports competitions in Australia.  It’s an engaging and entertaining sports experience, which attracts both online and live, …

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How Kids Can Learn Horse Riding in Adelaide

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So, would your child would like to try a sport that is completely unique?  One that allows them to get in touch with nature?  If so, why not introduce them to the exciting activity of horse riding in Adelaide?  Plus, horse riding is a great way to get the kids off the sofa and into the saddle over the school holidays! Moreover, most of us would agree that at one stage or another throughout childhood, we’ve all had fantasies of riding ponies.  Or, being a cowboy exploring the Wild West on horseback. Unfortunately, many of these hopes of actually owning …

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How To Get Kids Into Golf

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Over the last decade there has been an increase in popularity and growth within the junior golf industry. There is now ample opportunity in Australia for junior golfers to develop their game recreationally and competitively, with plenty of parents wanting to know how to get kids into golf. If you’re a parent that is also an avid golfer, we are sure you’re counting down until the moment where you can spend a day on the golf course with your young one. Well, you’re in luck, because the best age to teach kids how to play golf is as soon as …

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Summer School Holiday Activities

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Looking for summer school holiday activities to keep the kids entertained?  Trying to avoid those “I’m bored… I’m hungry…” comments being thrown at you repeatedly?  Then, we have you covered with these great summer school holiday activities. Whether you’re looking for an activity on a budget, or a special treat day out, here are some fun-packed activities on offer.  Also, we’ve varied the cities to ensure the kids get up and about and away from the screens! KFC Big Bash League Cricket Match: All major cities The Australian Twenty20 season is now in full swing across the country.  This family-friendly, …

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Front Foot Batting Video Tutorial

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In this short video, we work through some great front foot batting tips.  These tips will improve your technique and make it harder for bowlers to dismiss you. The lessons are given by Peter Dickson from Community Sports Camps. Peter is currently captain of Premier Cricket Club Fitzroy Doncaster and has been involved with the Victorian Bushrangers. Peter has spent much of his adult life playing cricket around the world.  Also, working with children of all ages developing their sporting skills and promoting the game.  He is passionate about all sports.  Moreover, Peter believes that team sport gives children essential …

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How To Get Kids Into Playing Futsal

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Getting kids into playing Futsal, or ‘‘indoor soccer’’, as it’s commonly called in Australia, lets them join a fun, fast-paced and exciting small-sided soccer game.  It originated in South America.  Moreover, Futsal is the only indoor soccer game officially recognised by both the UEFA and FIFA.  Accordingly, it has become increasingly popular in Australia since it was first introduced here in 1971.  Also, nationwide, there are currently 18,000 registered Futsal players and 120,000 social competitors.  That’s why more and more parents choosing to get their kids into playing Futsal.  So, if you’re one of those many parents, in this article, …

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Soccer Camps in Canberra, Red Hill, ACT / A Parents’ Guide

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Parents looking for kids school holiday Soccer Camps in Canberra, should find this handy guide worth reading. These holidays, Australian Sports Camps will once again run their Soccer camps in Canberra at Canberra Grammar School.  These sports camps run four times a year for kids aged 6 – 16 and cater to all skill levels. 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. Also, special guest talent join our coaching panels; elite athletes that work with …

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Kids Rock Climbing Essentials – Get The Correct Gear To Start Rock Climbing

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In recent years, rock climbing has become more and more popular, going from a recreational activity to an elite sport.  Also, it will even be featured as an Olympic event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. The key kids rock climbing gear, necessary to climb safely and effectively, include rock climbing shoes, a harness, a helmet and ropes. Not only does rock climbing improve strength and body control, but it is also a complex, mind-challenging sport. All of these qualities are fantastic for kids. But most importantly, it is a heap of fun! Attending an indoor climbing gym is where …

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Best School Holiday Activities In Adelaide

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What are the best School Holiday Activities in Adelaide.  As, school holidays are always fast approaching.  Plus, as much as both parents and kids are looking forward to some chill-out time after a busy year, it won’t be long before your kids are keen to get out and about and make the most of their break. Also, as a parent, it can be hard to come up with fresh new ideas and activities to keep the kids entertained.  So, for parents and kids living in Adelaide, below we’ve come up with a list of the best school holiday activities in …

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Best Kids Footy Clubs in Melbourne (AFL)

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Australian Rules Football has the highest spectator attendance and television viewership of all sports in Australia. Moreover, its origin can be traced to football matches played in Melbourne.  As far back as 1858.  So, it’s no wonder that “Aussie Rules” is a way of life for most Melbournians. Also, it’s almost a rite of passage for kids in Melbourne to play junior AFL at some point.  So, good news  if you live in Melbourne and your child is ready and willing to join an AFL team.  As below, we’ve provided a list of some of the best AFL footy clubs …

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Finding A Kids Rugby League Club In Brisbane

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Rugby League Football has been one of Australia’s most popular sports.  Having been played here since 1908.  Plus, it’s the most popular winter sport in Queensland.  So, good news.  If you live in Brisbane.  And, your son or daughter is at the age where they are keen to get involved in a rugby league team.  There are numerous kids Rugby League Clubs in Brisbane.  But, please read below as we’ve shared details for five of the best ones.  RUGBY LEAGUE CLUBS IN BRISBANE FOR KIDS Valleys Diehards Rugby League Brisbane The Valley Diehards Rugby League Club is the first of …