• The Benefits of Sports

    [caption id="attachment_1867" align="alignnone" width="861"]Infograph Benefits of Sports Info graphic explaining the benefits of sport for young kids. Physical exercise is good for mind, body and spirit. Furthermore, team sports are good for learning accountability, dedication, and leadership, among many other traits. Putting it all together by playing a sport is a winning combination Many athletes do better academically. Playing a sport requires a lot of time and energy. Some may think this would distract student-athletes from schoolwork. However, the opposite is true. Sports require memorization, repetition and learning — skillsets that are directly relevant to classwork. Also, the determination and goal-setting skills sports require can be transferred to the classroom.[/caption]   Orignal Source:MUHealth.org