Originally Posted by Anonymous
This should break it down for you. Long live the Holdback

Relative age effect - Wikipedia

This means what everyone keeps saying, At youth sports there is an advantage to being the oldest ..That is why all the holdback apologists want it to be by grade. Then their select holdback children will have even more of an advantage over others.than the oldest on age child does .

Yep..This is a good reason to let select children have an advantage. Forget what Youth sports stands for. Lets carve out a select few and see how they do.