The problem is that too many coaches are doing a miserable job of actually teaching sportsmanship and moral reasoning. As Michael Josephson, head of the Josephson Institute of Ethics, notes, "Too many youngsters are confused about the meaning of fair play and sportsmanship and ... have no concept of honorable competition. As a result they engage in illegal conduct and employ doubtful gamesmanship techniques to gain a competitive advantage."
Read more: http://www.momsteam.com/team-parents/coaching/sportsmanship/good-youth-sports-coaches-teach-model-and-demand-sportsmanship-fairness#ixzz3r8EB0200
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