Talent Development in a Battle of Nature vs Nurture

Talent Development in a Battle of Nature vs Nurture

As we entered the new millennium on a night we thought the world was going to end, another phenomenon creeped into the picture. The early specialization of youth athletes at ages we simply cannot fathom. Talent identification took a whole new meaning as coaches across the country scattered to find the secret to creating the next Owen Hargraves, Sidney Crosby, Genie Bouchard, and the list could go on. There have been many articles explaining how the incredible skill of exploration was being removed from sport and life for millennials. In this post, we want to touch on a vastly misunderstood concept of Nature vs Nurture.

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