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How to Keep Kids Motivated When Playing Team Sports

Children Can Be Motivated For The Rights Reasons To Play Team Sports

Sgt. Matthew Lee, Instructional Training Company drill instructor with Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, asks kids with YMCA of Greater Long Beach to yell louder during a community service event, Jan. 2.

It’s well known that there are many benefits your child gains when playing sports on a regular basis. The Sports Techie community blog is a firm believer in this concept because playing a sport together with peers helps kids learn how to play together, it introduces them to the principles of sportsmanship and it gets he or she moving away from the addictions of technology...

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The ACC Digital Network Facebook Shows Debut, College Football Tailgate Tour, Autism Love, And Official Mobile App

The ACC Digital Network Premieres ‘ACCDN Kickoff Live’ and ‘ACC Football Players of the Week’ on Facebook.

The ACC Digital Network Premieres ‘ACCDN Kickoff Live’ and ‘ACC Football Players of the Week’ on Facebook.

College football season begins today and the ACC Digital Network is hard at work delivering digital content showcasing new Facebook fan experiences. The ACCDN premieres two shows exclusively on Facebook, ‘ACCDN Kickoff Live’ and ‘ACC Football Players of the Week.’ The inaugural ACC Football Tailgate Tour presented by Lumber Liquidators promises plenty of pregame excitement sprinkled in with sport tech to loyal and new league fans...

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Strat-O-Matic Fantasy Baseball Daily Digital Player Cards

Strat-O-Matic Baseball Daily Takes Historic Game from Past to Present

Strat-O-Matic Baseball Daily Takes Historic Game from Past to Present

Strat-O-Matic Fantasy Baseball Daily Digital Player Cards

Strat-O-Matic Baseball Daily is the newest baseball fantasy baseball simulation game developed by Strat-O-Matic Media LLC. The Sports Techie community blog chatted with the creator of original fantasy sim game, Hal Richmond, Founder and CEO of Strat-O-Matic, about the launch of their newest Major League Baseball digital product and the than 50 year history of the pioneering company that dates back to 1962 beginning with the creation of their original board game and now because of technology, Baseball Daily. Richmond is 79-years old and was a hoot to interview because of his fountain of sports knowledge...

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10 iPhone Apps You Need While Camping with the Kids

10 iPhone Apps You Need While Camping with the Kids - Sports Techie blog

10 iPhone Apps You Need While Camping with the Kids – Sports Techie blog

Camping with kids can turn out one of two ways – a great experience for the whole family, or a nightmare that none of you will ever forget. The key to successful camping is in making sure that you’re properly prepared. You need the right tools and skills to survive comfortably in the wilderness, even for a casual weekend camping trip, so making a list before you set off is important. These ten iPhone apps are designed with adventurers and campers in mind, which will help ensure that you and your family have the best camping experience possible

  • Woodall’s RV & Camping Copilot – With over 12,000 campgrounds and RV parks across North America bearing the Woodall’s name, it’s a wise move to make sure this free app is...
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12 Tips for Great Kite Flying at the Beach

12 Tips for Great Kite Flying at the Beach - Make Sure You Have Plenty of Space

12 Tips for Great Kite Flying at the Beach – Make Sure You Have Plenty of Space

Seeing a kite that they’ve made or helped to assemble soaring high in the sky against the awe-inspiring backdrop of the beach can be a real thrill for a child. That said, any parent that’s spent hours hoofing it down the coastline knows just how difficult it is to run in sand, and how hard it can be to keep a kite aloft. These 12 tips can help you make your next kite-flying expedition a fun and rewarding one, rather than a frustrating situation that leaves adults exhausted and kids grumpy and bored.

12 Tips for Great Kite Flying at the Beach - Wear Plenty of Sunscreen and Eye Protection

12 Tips for Great Kite Flying at the Beach – Wear Plenty of Sunscreen and Eye Protection

Choose a Windy Day – It may seem like a no-brainer, but a surprising number of novice kite fliers don’t realize that a ...

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Bluefields simple, social and free way to communicate with amateur leagues, teams and players

Bluefields service helps sports organizers create and automate all of the communication between amateur leagues, teams and players

Bluefields service helps sports organizers create and automate all of the communication between amateur leagues, teams and players

Bluefields is one place for your games and events. Bluefields service helps sports organizers create and automate all of the communication between amateur leagues, teams and players. Bluefield has created a platform for sports organizers to digitally coordinate every team and league user allowing them to reach its players in one place. Every game also has a home online where sports photos are no longer stuck in email threads. Founder and CEO, Andrew Crump, spoke to the Sports Techie blog about how his startup company began in the UK and then moved to the U.S...

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KIDS2PROSPORTS Interactive, Global Sport And Social Network Beta Ready For Use

Kids2ProSports.com is an interactive, global sport web site and social network invented by Founder and CEO, Alan Chokov, which provides resources to create, share and preserve a user’s sports legacy from birth, through childhood...to professional, coaching and on to retirement

Kids2ProSports.com is an interactive, global sport web site and social network invented by Founder and CEO, Alan Chokov, which provides resources to create, share and preserve a user’s sports legacy from birth, through childhood…to professional, coaching and on to retirement

Kids2ProSports.com is an interactive, global sport web site and social network invented by Founder and CEO, Alan Chokov, which provides resources to create, share and preserve a user’s sports legacy from birth, through childhood…to professional, coaching and on to retirement. Kids2ProSports (K2PS) features 30,000 sport selections representing the USA and 265 countries; 4 million personal sport and health identifying connections, keywords and terms, plus hundreds of thousands of interactive functionalities...

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10 Things Kids Learn from Studying Martial Arts

Sports Techie Blog - 10 Things Kids Learn from Studying Martial Arts

Sports Techie Blog – 10 Things Kids Learn from Studying Martial Arts

To parents that have little experience with the world of martial arts, the entire sport can seem violent and dangerous for kids. Upon closer inspection, however, many find that their kids will reap an innumerable amount of benefits from participation in a martial arts training program. In addition to busting sedentary habits and getting kids in shape, martial arts instruction also helps kids learn these ten valuable lessons.

10 Things Kids Learn from Studying Martial Arts

10 Things Kids Learn from Studying Martial Arts

1.Determination and Dedication – In order to ascend through the ranks and earn new belts, kids that study the martial arts must exhibit dedication and determination...

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10 Rules All Soccer Moms Should Follow

10 Rules All Soccer Moms Should Follow Blog

10 Rules All Soccer Moms Should Follow Blog

From preventing the risks associated with a sedentary lifestyle to teaching kids valuable lessons they’ll carry throughout their lives, youth sports like soccer are packed with benefits. There are also a variety of lessons that parents can learn from their child’s involvement in the sport, especially new soccer moms that aren’t quite acclimated to the atmosphere of youth sports leagues. These are 10 of the rules that all soccer moms, both rookie and seasoned vets, should follow.

My Blazes Broilers Beavers 6th grade soccer team in Redmond, WA

My Blazes Broilers Beavers 6th grade soccer team in Redmond, WA

1.Don’t Berate the Coaches or Officials – The first and arguably one of the most important rules for soccer moms to follow is that berating the officials or coaches simply is not allowed...

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Why 2013 is the year of the Sports Techie

Why 2013 is the year of the Sports Techie.

Phillips ultrasound of my first son

Phillips ultrasound of my first son

Sports Techie Baby!

The best reason 2013 is the year of the Sports Techie is because I am expecting my first child this year with Jessica Stone. Not sure on a name yet but we do know it’s a boy.  I am more excited about this blessing than words can describe.  Writing this blog is in tribute to my son as a good omen to his future and the Sports Techie adventures to come.

Laugh if you will but Jess and I refer to him as Ricky Bobby for now. Yep, think Talladega Nights and Will Ferrell. I actually like the name because my brother is known to many as Ricky and I am Bobby to friends and family. Plus, Jessica hails from Georgia where NASCAR is more of a big deal then here in Seattle...

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