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Effective Sports Training: An Interview with Top Shot’s Gabby Franco

By |2016-11-20T07:53:41-05:00June 18th, 2012|Categories: ADD, ADHD, Sports|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Gabriela Franco grew up in Barquisimeto, Venezuela. As a child she was very active, and participated in different sports such as swimming, gymnastics, and running. One day her father took her to the shooting range when she was 11 years old. Since that day, she knew she wanted to know more about the sport. At the [...]

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Michael Phelps and ADHD

By |2016-10-05T06:46:13-04:00August 13th, 2008|Categories: ADHD|Tags: , , , , , |

Here's an interview with Olympian Michael Phelps' mom in Additude magazine.  She discusses his diagnosis of ADHD and how she used sports to channel his extra energy. Phelps won his tenth gold medal last night. The interview is on the second page of the article. Many times I see that parents have enrolled their child in sports to [...]

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