Tag Archives: twins and sports

When Only One Twin Makes the Team

Question of the Week: Hello, I read your articles online about twin discrimination, and I’m wondering if you could provide insight on this. My nine-year-old twin boys both play the same sports. Recently, both tried out for a travel baseball team for next year’s season. We learned last night that one twin would make it; the […]

Twins and Sports: Another Case of Twin Discrimination

Awhile back I wrote a post on twin discrimination, that pesky little problem of negative bias against siblings simply because they were born on the same day. In the post, I cited several examples—the contest where neither twin wins because the judges are afraid to choose one twin over the other; the play date or birthday […]