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Youth1 announces strategic partnership with ACES Nation

Morristown, N.J./Tampa FL. – Youth1 Media, LLC of Morristown, N.J., the nation’s largest digital youth sports media company, announces a strategic partnership with ACES Nation of Tampa, Florida, a professional services firm that provides membership benefits programs for youth organizations.  Their...

The dangers of overhydration: what you need to know

A bottle of water and sports go hand in hand. The logic behind it is elementary: you work out or play sports, you sweat, you dehydrate, you drink water, you replenish and rehydrate. But as with any...

Recruiting resources for youth athletes

Here's a follow up to the Recruiting Resources we talked about adding to the site. This basic information will be very helpful to our families when they are doing research. It will help us keep...

Meet Zoe Kim, fencing champion

Zoe swaggered into my life when she was nine years old. I knew immediately that there was something special behind her penetrating gaze and confident gait. She was skinny, tiny, and was trying her...

This is why the 3-cone drill is such an important recruiting tool

The 3-cone drill (also called the L-drill) is the change of direction workout. With cones positioned in the shape of an L and five yards apart, prospects sprint to the second cone, bend to the third...

Why it's important to have a good broad jump score

Along with the vertical, the broad jump is a great indicator of explosiveness and lower-body strength. Starting from a standing position, players can only swing their arms to generate force from a...

Why the vertical jump is such an important combine drill

While the actual results of vertical jumps shows how high players can leap, that’s really only valuable for wide receivers and their jump-ball ability. The vertical, however, is perhaps the best...

Why it's so important to run a great 40

The most recognizable activity at the Combine each year, the marquee event is meant to show players' top-end speed. Starting from a stationary position, players' 40 times give an indication of their...

What is the Herofuel Power Index?

What is the Hero Fuel Power Index?