Healthy Kids Out of School

Time: 6 minutes


Coaching Healthy Habits Quick Guide
Ways to bring Coaching Healthy Habits to your sports organization.

3 Plays for a Healthy Team
Tips for coaches and parents to create healthy practices.

5 Ways Water Wins - available in Spanish (Español)
Five reasons water is the best drink for your players.

Healthy Fuel for Healthy Athletes - available in Spanish (Español)
Suggestions for fueling up before, during, and after practices and games.

3 Steps to a Healthier Concession Stand
Tips for offering healthier concessions for players and fans.

Healthy Snack List
A list of healthy snack ideas for athletes.

Sugar Detectives
Quick activity to show your players how much sugar is in common drinks.



HKOS Teams Up with NCYS to Promote Coaching Healthy Habits

Healthy Kids Out of School is proud to work with the National Council of Youth Sports (NCYS) in promoting healthy and safe environments for kids. NCYS is a well-known advocate in the youth sports industry, and knows that coaches play a significant role in helping kids be healthy both on and off the field.

NCYS is asking their member organizations to share the Coaching Healthy Habits training and resources, with the goal of encouraging simple health behaviors that can positively impact players, coaches, and communities.


Harvard Pilgrim HealthCare Foundation logoRegional funding for Healthy Kids Out of School provided by the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation.