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Since 2013 USA Swimming has partnered with David Benzel and Growing Champions for Life, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the youth sport experience, to provide resources and guidance to help parents support their swimmers.


Growing Champions for Life nurtures the bond between parents and their children by providing them with positive and practical strategies for playing their role as sport parent effectively through the gift of unconditional love and the pursuit of personal excellence. Each month a new inspirational video, educational webinar, informative newsletter, interview and article are posted to support families on their journey through youth sports.



The Five Best Ways to Resolve a Conflict

Thursday, April 15, 2021 9:00 pm
Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00)

Create an atmosphere in your home where it’s safe to disagree. Develop new attitudes within your family that help everyone handle conflicts constructively. This session will teach you how to resolve conflicts without destroying morale or relationships. Discover how to teach the "win/win" principle to your children. Learn how to preserve the balance in the emotional bank account of family members in conflict.

You will learn the:
• Primary causes of conflict;
• Five specific strategies that work, when you pick the right one at the right time;
• Healthiest attitude to have about conflicts at home, work, school, and sports;

David will connect the key life skills of the lesson with winning on the field, and in life. The Power Point materials are loaded with practical information worth saving for future reference.
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