Home Team Advantage: The Critical Role of Mothers in Youth Sports


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Harper Perennial
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7.42 X 9.04 X 0.82 inches | 1.2 pounds

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About the Author

Brooke de Lench is the founder and editor-in-chief of MomsTeam.com, an online publication for mothers parenting children active in youth sports. She also established Teams of Angels, a nonprofit charitable organization dedicated to reducing catastrophic injury in youth sports. She is the mother of three sons and lives in the Boston area.


A book every family needs to have and utilize to keep their children safe and off the field.--David Janda, M.D., Orthopedic Surgeon, Director of the Institute of Preventative Sports Medicine.
For those with a stake in those children who are involved in sports, de Lench is important reading.--Paul Bearmon, M.D., Emergency Room Physician, President of "Keep 'em All Playing"
Her stories refresh my hope for the future of youth sports. Her book is just what sports moms desperately need.--Shari Young Kuchenbecker, Ph.D., author of RAISING WINNERS
An invaluable resource...superbly informative and educational...for not only every sports mom, but educator and parent as well.--Robert C. Cantu, M.D., Neurosurgeon, Co-Director Neurological Sports Injury Center Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston. Author of Neurological Head and Spine Injuries.
This immensely readable book assembles brilliantly the most important lessons learned from parents, respected athletes, educators, physicians, trainers and coaches.--Eli Newberger, M.D., Professor at Harvard Medical School and author of THE MEN THEY WILL BECOME