Roundup: Favorite Fall Sports for Kids

Now that the school year is in full swing, you and your child have probably adjusted to the busier schedule. A schedule which, for many kids, involves fall sports.

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While fencing might not be the first team sport that jumps to mind, perhaps it’s a perfect fit for your unconventional child!

It’s been proven that participation in team sports improves children’s social skills and boosts their confidence, in addition to improving their health.

But if your child is looking to join a sports team for the first time, or try a new sport, here is a list of the most common fall sports for kids:

  • Tackle Football
  • Flag Football
  • Soccer
  • Fall Baseball
  • Ice Hockey
  • Golf
  • Field Hockey
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Fencing
  • Cross Country
  • Swimming
  • Cheerleading
  • Dance Team

To find out whether your child is physically prepared for the sport of his or her choice, use Vitals to find a top-rated pediatrician near you.

Sources: allstaractivities.com and livestrong.com