How to Support Your Child Through Sports Tryouts

How to Support Your Child Through Sports Tryouts

School is back in session and that means it’s sports tryout time! This can be an exciting and simultaneously stressful time for both young athletes and parents. Students may feel anxious, pressured to perform and be afraid of failure. As a parent, you can make a huge...
Childhood Obesity Awareness Month Part 2

Childhood Obesity Awareness Month Part 2

The Competitive Edge team is dedicated to helping educate parents and children on how to adopt and maintain healthy habits. We provide a fun and safe place to swim, play, exercise and develop athletic skills. We also value the role of fitness in developing essential...
Sports and Character Series: Positive Attitude

Sports and Character Series: Positive Attitude

There are similar combinations of words which have easily slipped out of almost every parent’s mouth. In this case, something along the lines of “You need to adjust your attitude,” or “I don’t like your attitude.” But have you ever really stopped to consider what...
Sports and Character Series: 3 Ways of Building Self Esteem

Sports and Character Series: 3 Ways of Building Self Esteem

In our first installment of our Sports and Character series we discussed life lessons that can be learned while enjoying the playing of the game. One of the lessons that comes through in competitive sports is self-esteem. We have covered a few ways to build...