Fanaticus Dramaticus: The Rage Page

September 29, 2015
Why Parents May be the Worst Fans of All

Listen here to this youth sports podcast on turning the tide on bad sports parent behavior.

From Team

“Unruly. Ugly. And it seems to be getting worse. What is “it”? It’s sports fan behavior. Some days you just can’t believe what you’re seeing in the stands at professional sporting events. But, as Justine Gubar explains in her new book, Fanaticus, sports fans have been misbehaving for centuries. So what’s new? This bad behavior has trickled down into youth sports as well, with parents mimicking what they saw on TV last Sunday at their children’s sports events this Saturday.”