Did you know 7 out of 10 kids quit organized sports by the age of 13? Join the Y in welcoming former NBA player, Bob Bigelow as he shares his prescriptions for positive change to critical issues in youth sports. This event is FREE and open to the community for coaches, parents, and anyone involved in youth sports!
Bob Bigelow is one of the country's foremost youth sports speakers. Former NBA player, Bob Bigelow, speaks worldwide about youth sports programs, and provides new approaches for positive change in fully meeting the needs of young athletes as the top priority. Bob was an NBA first round draft choice and played four years for the Kansas City Kings, Boston Celtics, and San Diego Clippers. He played collegiately at the University of Pennsylvania for Hall of Fame Coach Chuck Daly. He has devoted several thousand hours researching and lecturing about organized youth sports and its effects on children and adults. Since 1993, he has conducted over 2500 talks and clinics worldwide. Bob has also been selected as one of the “100 Most Influential Sports Educators” by the Institute for International Sport at the University of Rhode Island.