This spring, we continue our SportFWD Conference Series to bring you: The Future of Youth Sports. Together, we’ll explore specialization, participation levels, brain injuries, recess, and economic drivers of the industry.
Will the Future of Play be Virtual?
Kids sit around too much. Add poor diet and little interest in exercise, and you get an epidemic of childhood obesity that’s only getting worse. This sets kids on the road to a poor quality of life and shortened life expectancy unless something changes. Technology is finding the answers. Gaming meets kids where their interests lie, and AR and VR technology is bringing physical movement into the fun, getting kids out of their chairs without coercion.