Bob Bigelow

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Bob Bigelow

Bob Bigelow is one of the foremost youth sports speakers in the country. He advocates fully meeting the needs of children as the top priority in youth sports programs, and provides new approaches for positive change in youth sports. Bob is a former NBA first round draft choice and played four years for the Kansas City Kings, Boston Celtics, and San Diego Clippers. He played collegiately at the University of Pennsylvania for Hall of Fame coach Chuck Daly. He has devoted several thousand hours researching and lecturing about organized youth sports and its effects on children—and adults. Since 1993, he has conducted more than 2,500 talks and clinics worldwide. Adults throughout the country have used his 2001 book, Just Let the Kids Play, to reflect on how they can give youth sports fun back to the children. He can be reached online at bobbigelow.com.

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