Driveway Basketball

by AAM
(Hawaii, USA)

Picture of Father and Son Playing Basketball

Picture of Father and Son Playing Basketball

As a parent, I know that it is tempting to let your child win at driveway basketball every time.


You wouldn't want them to feel bad about themselves, would you? Of course not!

However, letting them get away with every move they try against you will not prepare them for real opponents and will not strengthen them for the experience of playing basketball in competition.

It is best to prepare your children for the real world by challenging them and rewarding them when they successfully overcome challenges and when you see their basketball skills evolve.

Let them know that trying their best is good enough and winning is not everything.

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Dec 06, 2007
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The driveway is a great place to learn
by: Joe Waters - webmaster

This is a great tip for basketball parents because it emphasizes not only the importance of getting out there and playing basketball with your child, but also making it fun and challenging at the same time.

Driveway basketball is a great way to build the parent-child bond, and in the process have some fun and learn about this great game.

Thanks for the great basketball tip for parents.


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