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Go Out and Play – Entry Into Sports, Dropping Out of Sports

An exhaustive study of children’s participation in sports and exercise, this is the first to document the benefit of sports to the wellness of families.

Go Out and Play: Youth Sports in America is a comprehensive research report that covers a range of topics including age of entry into sports and drop-out rates. The findings document the existence of a narrower window of opportunity for girls in sport. Girls enter sports at a later age than boys and drop out sooner and in greater numbers. The student survey results show the main reasons girls and boys drop out of sports.

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