If you can measure it,
you can improve it!

The Sportkid Database system gives national sport governing bodies complete control and online access to athlete registraion and membership data throughout the country.

National, local, and club data analysis

Sportkid is not just a database application. We turn data into information. Science modules track athlete growth, retention, training age, relative age quarters, and other key metrics from the athlete pool.

Because it's an online application, administrators and coaches always have access to the most up to the minute information about the NGB's membership.

Registration, membership, and demographics IN ONE PACKAGE

  • Complete NGB membership system
  • Athlete registration
  • Track training for Coaches and Officials
  • Distributed data entry and online access from anywhere
  • Build nationwide database of facilities
  • 1- through 5-year retention metrics
  • Athlete training age tracking
  • Growth, relative age quarters, and other metrics in easy to read reports

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It's easy to get started and it's FREE for 6 months

Give it a try! NGBs can use the Sportkid Database for six months with no obligation.


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The rising cost of youth sport participation is slowly lowering skill levels by forcing coaches to focus on metabolic training rather than instruction in developmental groups.

It's no secret that the economic model supporting youth sport participation in the United States is under pressure. The egalitarian sport-for-all philosophy that at one time made participation in youth sport almost a right of passage for American youth has all but disappeared from the social landscape. It has been replaced by programs that cater to a shrinking number of families. There are no sports where equipment is becoming less expensive, and no sports where finding volunteer, short-term workers is getting easier. There is no place in the United States where the cost of participation is dropping, and no place where sport facilities are getting cheaper to use for training and competition. In short, youth sports are becoming less and less available to a growing segment of society. READ THE FULL ARTICLE....