Sports And Its Impact On Sports Essay examples

1105 Words Sep 26th, 2014 5 Pages
In the Beginning, Sports was Social One of America’s biggest exports to the world is the sport that it creates. This high demand and intrigue for our sports only creates dreams for many American’s to become the next biggest/greatest athlete of all time. My dear friend, Travis Brannon, was one of these kids that grew up desiring to be a great athlete. Travis grew up playing all different kinds of sports such as soccer, track, wrestling, baseball, basketball, swimming, and lastly thanks to growing up in Texas…Football. Through Travis’ experiences in sports I have learned that sport is largely started for social reasons rather competitive, as well as the negative aspects such as bad coaching or burn out come through factors like too much responsibility and intensity at too soon of a developmental stage. Though these negative aspects seem to outweigh the positive in some situations, sport can be changed for the future to create better lives such as Travis’. Travis as stated earlier grew up loving and living in the sport world. He played many different sports. Some sports he would play for a short amount of time like soccer, basketball, and track. Other sports he would invest much of his time and effort towards like football, swimming, and baseball. At a very young age, Travis focused mainly on baseball and swimming, devoting much of his time to these two sports but still experimenting in the off-season with other sports like soccer and basketball. He even continued…

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