After a discussion with a friend who didn’t grow up playing sports, I realized how much sports shaped who I am today. I honestly believe I wouldn’t be the same person if I hadn’t played sports, although that’s not to say that children can’t learn these lessons elsewhere. However, if you’re debating whether your child should get involved in sports, here are six life skills I can trace back to my involvement with sports. Obviously, I could name dozens, but these are some big ones.
They’re in no particular order because I believe they’re all equally important: Continue reading