Sports Illustrated Kids, The Perfect Gift for The Sports Fan Child!

Do yo have a child who loves all things sports? Sports Illustrated Kids is just for them! The magazine presents sports in a way that kids want to read about them. Filled with great action photos, easy-to-read stories about star athletes, helpful instructional tips from the pros, and humor, comics, and activities. SI Kids is a great way to encourage kids to read, and it has won highest honors from theAssociation of Educational Publishers and the Parents’ Choice Award.

Just this month SI Kids gave out their first awards. The SportsParent of the Year and the SportsKid of the Year was named With the help of parenting bloggers, the magazine received numerous nominations to honor dedicated sports parents and kids from around the U.S.

Kristie Finnan, a mother of 3 and a Pennsylvania native, coaches her daughter’s soccer team and regularly cheers on her children during soccer, basketball, gymnastics and Tae Kwon Do competitions.

Brothers Conner Green and Cayden Long of White House, TN are the 2012 Sports Illustrated Kids SportsKids of the Year.

The brothers’ inspiring story of brotherly love stems from their desire to compete side-by-side in sports, even though Cayden was born with cerebral palsy and cannot talk or walk on his own. Since 2011, the brothers have competed in more than a dozen triathlons. Conner pushes Cayden in a stroller during the run portion, pulls Cayden in a raft in the swim, and pulls him in a trailer during the bike race.

To keep the holiday spirit going, SI Kids will be featuring both of the winners along with a sports filled Gotta Get it Gift Guide in the upcoming December 7th issue. For great gift ideas for the sports fan in your life you can check out the Gotta Get it Gift Guide online.

But SI Kids is not stopping there. They are also offering you a special deal. Receive an entire year of SI Kids in print and on tablet for only $19.95 – a 66% savings off the cover price! You get the tips from pro’s, action packed pictures, and everything else you love about SI Kids. Plus you get pull-out posters, sports cards and games & sports trivia FREE in every issue!

Subscribe to SI Kids and spoil the sports fan on your shopping list.

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Rachel Akers writes about crafts, recipes, and features the adventures of a family of 4. It is always crazy but I wouldn't change it for the world! Comments or questions? Talk to me on Facebook or Twitter or sign up for our RSS feed to have future articles delivered to your feed reader.