Tag Archives: youth sports

North Bend Elementary Bike Donation Spreads Smiles Bicycles will provide accessibility and promote an active lifestyle for Baltimore City students

Sixty-five first-graders received free bicycles at North Bend Elementary/Middle School earlier this month, where professional mountain biker Jeff Lenosky shared safety tips and encouraged the kids to get outside and stay active. Early on Friday, Oct. 14, volunteers showed up again, after having helped build the bikes the previous evening, …

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Unmatched Athlete to Host LGBTQ+ Youth Sports Field Day on June 12 Event aims to celebrate diversity, promote inclusion among young LGBTQ+ athletes

June is Pride Month, and kids are invited to celebrate and get active at Unmatched Athlete’s LGBTQ+ Youth Sports Field Day at the UA House at Fayette on Saturday, June 12, from 1 to 3 p.m. Unmatched Athlete is a new nonprofit dedicated to encouraging LGBTQ+ youth in the Baltimore …

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Kids and Brain Injuries What Parents Need to Know When Their Children Play Sports

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Participating in sports has obvious benefits for children, including making friends, building self-esteem and learning about teamwork and good sportsmanship. However, youth sports involves some risk, including the potential for brain injuries. Some of the most common ones area doctors see include concussions and whiplash. Learn more about the potential …

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