Diversity & Inclusion in Sports: THE RANGE | A Diverse & Inclusive American Tennis Landscape

THE RANGE | a series of things in a line | an aggregate of individuals in one order | a direction line | a place that may be ranged over | the region throughout which a community naturally lives or occurs | scope | set of values a function takes on

Diversity & Inclusion in Sports: THE RANGE | A Diverse & Inclusive American Tennis Landscape

“Today’s generation of kids is the least active in history,” Caitlin Morris, Nike’s Community Impact general manager said in a statement released last week during the Aspen Institute’s convening of sport and society leaders at the 2017 Project Play Summit.

“No one can solve this problem alone.”

Increasing the number of youth who get and stay active will save tens of billions of dollars in direct medical costs and economic productivity losses alone, according to an analysis by Johns Hopkins University researchers.

Research shows that engaging children in sport and physical activity unleashes a virtuous cycle that bears myriad rewards for individuals, families, and society.

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