USU study: Kids' satisfaction in sports often less when parents spend more


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  • adwight AMERICAN FORK, UT
    April 13, 2014 7:10 a.m.

    Too many helicopter parents when it comes to sports and it is ruining the fun of the game. Parents think their child is the best, and when you get a whole team of those, you will always run into issues.

  • eagle Provo, UT
    April 11, 2014 5:37 p.m.

    This is a no brainer. When kids can go play pick up games without their parents around, they usually have fun, play fair, work out resolutions.

  • crimendelsiglo Spanish Fork, UT
    April 10, 2014 6:27 p.m.

    oh ......... deseret news !
    my previous won't be released
    no matter how true the fact and
    frantic the family to get the kids where they NEED/MUST be
    so the parents can say, "we tried to give them EVERYTHING."

  • Aggie5 Kuna, ID
    April 9, 2014 6:26 p.m.

    Welcome to the new USA.
    Crazy parents and there sporty kids.
    It's a lifestyle.
    Thing about it......