How Not To Be “THAT” Sports Dad

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  1. Sarah MumofThree World

    As a sports mum, who is also married to the under 12s football coach, I agree with all of these! I would also like to see a bit of support from parents with things like taking down goalposts etc, too many parents can’t wait to get away at the end of the game and don’t think that maybe the coach would like to get away too!

    • Mathew Lajoie

      That’s a really good point, Sarah. Parents need to support the team and coaches in whatever ways they can. Helping at the end of games or practices will definitely demonstrate that the parent backs the coach and the team and sets a great example for the kids.

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