In any normal year, America is dotted with sports camps of all types and sizes. This is where they promise to prepare young athletes for their next athletic step, often from high school to college. But aside from teaching them how to block, tackle and shoot, are they really preparing this next generation for the real skills and opportunities they will face? The Florida Rising Stars Foundation is changing the way camps are run, bringing in notable coaches and athletes to impart more than just playing skills. Ed Berliner is joined by Executive Director Wayne Hogan, a former NCAA Athletic Director, for a peek into how all camps should be run, and what both parents and students should be seeking in making that next step.
Future sports stars: Developing the next generation & preparing them for real life