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If you enjoyable basketball, this book offers great insight into the history of the game. If you enjoy Bill Simmons, this book offers tons of his takes. If you don't enjoy either, it won't change your opinion. Last year I purchased Bill Simmons' The Book of Basketball for my birthday. Wow I didn't know what I was getting into. The book was released in 2009.
Participation in competitive sports has long been a staple of high school culture. Not only does it help kids stay in shape, learn focus and socialize but it also teaches them about working under pressure. Competition is about challenging yourself to improve. She has also been published in national publications such as "Redbook," Dance Magazine" and "Caribbean Travel and Life. Thanks to extensive dance training in college, she is very well-versed in the areas of health and fitness. Participation in competitive sports has long been a staple of high school culture. But the world of competitive sports also has a negative side.
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Competitive sports typically require strategic planning and other more complex cognitive abilities however, they don’t perform as well under the pressures of competition until they are closer to twelve (Ray). The child has to learn how to lose gracefully and often the costs of the lesson outweighs the types of lessons learned, especially when children are placed under too much stress to win.
All sports are either competitive or non-competitive depending on how you play/practice them . I don't think such a thing exists. Team sports- baseball, for example- all require competition. Individual sports- golf, for example- are competitive, just usually in a different way. The reason is, in baseball, the pitcher is actively trying to strike you out. You are actively trying to get on base/score runs.