Mark Hyman

Mark Hyman

I teach in the nationally recognized Business of Sports program at The George Washington University in Washington, D.C. I also write about the business of sports, sports in society and the adult-managed world of youth sports.

My most recent project, with journalist Jeff Barker and filmmaker Ken Eng: The Great China Baseball Hunt, a documentary film in progress on the race to develop the first big-league baseball player from Mainland China and the underdog story of Baltimore Orioles' prospect Xu Guiyuan aka Itchy Xu. (see film trailer accompanying this bio and at

My books:

Concussions and Our Kids: America's Leading Expert on How to Protect Young Athletes and Keep Sports Safe, a collaboration with Robert Cantu, MD

The Most Expensive Game in Town: The Rising Cost of Youth Sports and the Toll on Today's.Families

Until It Hurts: America's Obsession with Youth Sports and How It Harms Our Kids.

I'm a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Maryland School of Law. My current sports passion is running; I've reached 20 states in my quest to complete a marathon in every state.

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