- School Stuff
Everybody labels me a tomboy just cuz I play football and basketball with guys. I've known these guys since kindergarten. They're like my best friends and it feels bad when other kids say I'm a tomboy.
What's with female bodybuilders? I don't mean chicks that exercise and stay in shape. I'm talking about those leather-skinned monster-women with deep voices who come from the planet, Butt Ugly.
Avril Lavigne is my role model. I know she skateboards and I want to learn as well. The problem is my mom and dad won't let me get a board. They say it's too dangerous. How can I convince them?
There's this that guy I have played b-ball with at the YMCA and now we're both trying out for the school JV team. He says he's already made the team because his dad knows the coach. What should I do?
I love basketball and want to be a pro as a career but I suck. I practice but I never get anywhere and it doesn't help that my neighbors always tell me to stop playing. Please help me.
"Is it possible to go downhill with a snowskate like with a snowboard? Can I speed up or is a snowskate just for parking lots?" The Kidzworld Coach has advice for a great winter of riding.
One Kidzworld peep says her school P.E. teacher is too hard on her - another has problems hitting his teammates in football practice. Read on to find out what the Kidzworld coach has to say...
Everybody thinks I'm totally crap at playing basketball. My P.E. teacher put me on the "A" team but people say that was just because the coach needed to even out the teams. What should I do?
I can't ollie properly. I can lift the front part pretty high, and I can get the back about two centimeters up, but I can't level the board. What's wrong with me? How should I be practicing?
"I love football and I'm really good at it but I am afraid that the guys will make fun of me when I play cuz I'm a girl." The Kidzworld Coach has advice for female football players.
Tae Kwon Do is a sport that combines kicking, punching and blocking. Check out one of the world's oldest forms of martial arts.
I have fun playing sports but no one ever picks me for the teams because I suck at it. Once my friend said to the captain of the team, "Pick Sheena." The captain said, "No, she sucks."
I've been playing basketball nearly everyday for about a year but I still suck. When I play games, I'm not that confident when I get the ball and I'm always afraid that I will mess up.
In gym, we have to do these pull-ups. The problem is that I can't! I'm so weak and small. I can't even REACH the bars! Pull-ups are hard and I'm not really in shape. What should I do?
I'm trying to learn a kickflip and I can get my board to flip but I can't get high enough so I can still land on my board. I think it's because I am having trouble with my ollie. Any tips?
Where'd you get the idea that cheerleaders should do well in school? A cheerleader has enough responsibility representing the school. They shouldn't be expected to have good grades as well.
P.E. is supposed to be a place for you to have fun and get in shape - but it's not always like that. Some teachers make P.E. a blast, others turn it into an hour of "no pain, no gain."
I really want to cheerlead and tryouts are soon. I'm not sure I'm ready. I have good rhythm and a loud voice but I am not that flexible and I can't do cartwheels. Do I even have a chance?
"I broke my arm while trying a 180 flip and now my mom says I'm not allowed to skate any more. What should I do?" The Coach talks about avoiding skate injuries and landing heelflips.