newbooksinsports.com asked its subscribers to consider what words fuelled their love of sport in childhood.
“What did you read as a young sports fan? Maybe the sports pages in the local newspaper, or a glossy illustrated magazine? Did your school’s library carry biographies of famous athletes written for children, or did you go straight to the books for adults to satisfy the desire for more knowledge about your favorite sport?”
Their opening blurb also includes….”we hear about kids writing on sports from Phil Dimitriadis and Hannah Kuhar, who contribute to the student pages of the popular Australian fan site, the Footy Almanac.”
So, with congratulations to Phil for his continued torch bearing and an acknowledgement to the impressive USA based site, I ask the same question to our readership….“What did you read as a young sports fan?
Here is the link to the program: http://newbooksinsports.com/2013/06/04/the-nbs-summer-seminar-sports-books-for-children/