Parenting at competitions

Last updated: 25 Apr 2019 Topics: Parents in sport Safeguarding standards

What are the best things you can do for your child at competitions?

This downloadable fact sheet (PDF) has been developed by Sport Parent EU, in conjunction with the Erasmus+ Programme and our colleagues in sports parent psychology at Swansea University

What's covered

  • advice on how to support your child
  • what you can do before, during and after competitions
  • example behaviour which may help your child


What are the best things to do at competitions? (PDF)

Further information and resources

The Sport Parent EU website holds a wealth of information and guidance for parents on a range of topics. 

Take a look at our information for parents pages for our guidance on being a great sports parent.