Children should play a wide variety of sports. - Coggle Diagram
Children should play a wide variety of sports.
Playing a wide variety of sports
decreases risk of burnout
Minimises injury risk
Increases health and strength
Make more friends
Reduces screen time
"Participation in organised sports is associated with a greater likelihood to engage in a cluster of beneficial obesity-related health behaviours, including meeting physical activity guidelines, electronic screen time recommendations, and fruit and vegetable consumption guidelines."
Lewis Hamilton enjoyed playing cricket at school and nearly pursued a career in football
Brian O' Driscoll played Gaelic football, Golf and running before he ever even tried rugby.
It significantly increases the chances of them finding an individual talent or interest.
Cause of children giving up sport
Injury because of repetitive movement of the same action
Effect of giving up sport
Lack of Vitamin D
Lack of co-ordination
"Right here right now is where change is born".
Place = Falmouth school
"I am delighted to be here on this occasion to speak to you about why children should play a wide variety of sports".
"We meet in a world with change, we meet in a country with challenge and hope".