NCAA as Steward

Mark Emmert on how the organization is promoting mental and physical health from college down to youth sports


On Oct. 5, Project Play, leading orgs convene leaders from sport, physical activity, health, science, and technology across the public, private, and not-for-profit sectors

The Grades are In

New report takes measure of youth sports today

The Playmakers

450+ leaders at the intersection of youth, sport, and health gathered for 2016 Project Play Summit

The Playbook

Project Play releases 8-point plan help stakeholders get kids off the couch -- without running them into the ground



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Three South Side Chicago kids, all grown up



Michelle Obama headlined the 2016 Project Play Summit in conversation with her brother, ESPN’s Craig Robinson. Michael Wilbon, co-host of ESPN’s Pardon the Interruption moderated, taking the duo through their childhood, sports parenting, and the importance of making sport affordable and accessible for all youth — regardless of zip code or ability.



October 5| Washington, DC

The Aspen Institute Sports & Society Program, American College of Sports Medicine, the Global Obesity Prevention Center at Johns Hopkins, and Laureus Foundation USA are hosting the Innovation Summit: Moving American Health Across the Spectrum of Physical Activity. This invitation-only conference will convene leaders from sport, physical activity, health, science, and techno

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