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Karen Boucher: Mentoring to the Max

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Karen Boucher is pictured top left. 

As the Positive Tracks Coordinator for the Dempsey Challenge, Tish Caldwell has learned a few things about mobilizing youth to get active and give back year after year. It’s not enough to reach out to schools—you have to reach out to the right person. “You need to get connected

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Take Back Sports

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Sports, especially youth sports, can get a bad rap. A quick scan of popular article titles on the topic—“What Makes a Nightmare Sport Parent,” “Youth Sports Crisis,” “Are Kids Sports Too Competitive?—offers a glimpse into the perception of today’s youth sports culture. Suffice to say, it’s not all pep rallies and ice cream cones.

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Getting Schooled

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This article, by Edie Thys Morgan, was originally published on Upper Valley.com.

As summer comes to a close and the kids head back to school it’s time to make a mad dash at cramming in all that recreation we meant to do over the course of a way-too-short summer. In the midst of these recro

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5K With The Younger Set

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Shared from Sarah Canney’s Run Far Girl Blog. 

Last Saturday our whole family: My husband, my five year old daughter, 2.5 year old son (who rode in the stroller) and I all ran a local 5K. Sophia started asking about the race in January, we ran it together last year and she wanted to do it again; she had even

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