Sports
3:44 pm
Wed July 10, 2013

The Potential Danger of Youth Sports

Youth sports in the United States generates more than $5 billion dollars a year.
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Most children enjoy some form of sports competition. But one specialist says it's hurting many of them.


In the United States, youth sports have grown into a big industry.  And fierce competition happens on and off the fields or courts.  But in WFDD’s Sports Commentary, one renowned surgeon advocates youth should play a greater diversity of sports. And overall, they should spend less time in rigorous competition.

Dave Goren talks about a nationally known surgeon who thinks young people should spend less time in competitive sports.