Sport is not only physically challenging, but it can also be mentally challenging. Critici*from coaches, parents, and other team*tes, as well as pressure to win can create an excessiveamount of __1__ or stress for young athletes. Stress can be physical, emotional, or psychologicaland research has indicated that it can lead to burnout. Burnout has been described as __2__ orquitting of an activity that was at one time enjoyable.The early years of development are __3__ years for learning about oneself. The sport settingis one where valuable experiences can take place. Young athletes can, for example, learn how to__4__ with others, *ke friends, and gain other social skills that will be used throughout their lives.Coaches and parents should be aware, at all times, that their feedback to youngsters can __5__affect their children. Youngsters *y take their parents’ and coaches’ critici*s to heart and find aflaw(缺陷) in themselves.Coaches and parents should also be __6__ that youth sport participation does not become workfor children. That outcome of the game should not be more important than the __7__ of learning thesport and other life lessons. In today’s youth sport setting, young athletes *y be worrying moreabout who will win instead of __8__ themselves and the sport. Following a game *ny parents andcoaches __9__ on the outcome and find fault with youngsters’ perfor*nces. Positive reinforcementshould be provided regardless of the outcome. Research indicates that positive reinforcement motivatesand has a greater effect on learning that critici*. Again, critici* can create __10__ levels of stress, which can lead to burnout.