“Physical activity, and sports in particular, can positively affect aspects of personal development among young people, such as self-esteem, goal-setting, and leadership. However, evidence indicates that the quality of coaching is a key factor in maximizing positive effects (GAO, 2012).
Youth and Sport
We are well into the vacation period. Already the Vincentian team has made its way to the annual Windward Islands Secondary Schools Games in Grenada where they would be based in the parish of St Andrews at the renowned St Andrews Secondary School (SAS).
During his presentation of the feature address at the recently concluded awards ceremony for Team Athletics St Vincent and the Grenadines, Lennox Adams, a former president of both the athletics governing body and the National Olympic Committee, reflected on the stance adopted by some of today’s leaders that our youth constitute a lost generation. Adams […]