6 Strategies to Keep Your Kid in Youth Sports

"But I said NO!"

The word "no"—much less said so emphatically—was not what you were expecting when you took home the registration forms for the next session of soccer. However, that's just what you got, followed by an indiscernible tirade and stream of tears.

Whether your kid is new to sports or has been participating for years, it can be a bit disheartening when he or she tells you that they don't want to play with an organized sports team.

Before you get into an argument or force your child onto the field, try this game plan.

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