Conquering the mountains: Role models help young athletes achieve their competitive goals

15th August, 2016 by

By Krista Driscoll

Editor’s note: This article first appeared in Vail Health magazine. Read about young athletes featured in last week’s installment of the series at www.vaildaily.com.When kids compete at regional or national levels, they need support not just from their coaches, but also their families, which includes chauffeuring to events, packing lunches, booking hotels, playing psychologist and just basically being there, win, lose or crash.Last week we introduced you to three young athletes who excel in their individual sports of slacklining, barrel racing and rock climbing. Here, read about four additional competitors who are making waves on the trail, on the water …

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