Archive August 2015

08.15.15

Crosstown Classic

Southside VS Northside People love dualities. Right and wrong. Good and bad. Left and right. North and south. East and west. Up and down. Black and white. Democrats and Republicans. Crips and Bloods. Cubs and White Sox. In each of these cases there can only be one. The Crosstown Classic is my favorite part of […]

08.05.15

OVERUSE KIDS

SPECIALIZATION = INJURIES As I was walking downtown the other day, I saw this sign up on a bus shelter from the American Academy of Orthropedic Surgeons: More and more, young athletes are focusing on a single sport and training for that sport year-round — a practice that’s led to an increase in Overuse injuries. […]