Tiger Woods Amongus Syndrome

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      • Vern Gambetta
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        Vern Gambetta on #9544

        This syndrome was identified by ESPN The Magazine reporter Tom Farrey in his excellent overview of the youth sport scene called “Game On- The All-American Race To Make Champions Of Our Children.” The myth of identifying them early, specializing early in a sport, and starting to train them young as a key to future success is a myth. By doing this we are hurting kids physically

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        RussZHC on #76987

        Not surprisingly, that points in the USOC report nearly exactly overlap Vern’s previous post on Long Term Athlete Development

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