Preventing bullying begins with the environment parents and coaches create for their kids. Our expert articles and videos will teach you how to make a zero-tolerance zone for bullying that your athletes with thrive in.



Articles

The 6 Stages of Bullying

The Stages of Bullying While bullying might seem like it occurs without rhyme or reason, it often follows similar and predictable patterns. This cycle can be brutally self-perpetuating at times and also incredibly difficult to stop as a victim, bystander, or even as an adult. The good news is that because bullies do often act…

Running Toward Bullying Prevention

Running Toward Bullying Prevention For National Bullying Prevention Month, TrueSport spoke with 12-year-old Jolay Reed to get her perspective on bullying. A seventh grader from North Middle School in Colorado Springs, Co., Jolay is an avid athlete who enjoys competing in both track and field and basketball. For Jolay, the definition of a bully is…


Videos

Preventing Bullying In Youth Sports

How To Prevent Bullying In Youth Sports Being bullied may make you feel helpless, but as Olympic medalist and TrueSport Ambassador Elizabeth Beisel explains, there are many ways you can deal with it effectively. — To learn more about how to prevent bullying in youth sports, check out: • Learn.TrueSport.org for insightful articles and videos…

Do Many Bystanders Stop Bullying?

How Many Bystanders Help Stop Bullying? If over 50% of kids have been bullied, how many bystanders provide help when they see bullying happening to their teammates, classmates, or friends, or other peers? Olympic gold medalist and TrueSport Ambassador Cody Miller shares this sobering statistic. — To learn more about how to prevent bullying in…

Remember This If You’re Being Bullied

What To Remember If You’re Being Bullied If you’re being bullied, it’s important to keep in mind these words from Olympic medalist and TrueSport Ambassador Elizabeth Beisel. — To learn more about how to prevent bullying in youth sports, check out: • Learn.TrueSport.org for insightful articles and videos full of valuable advice • Teach.TrueSport.org for…