The Importance Of Basketball's Influence On My Life
Evidently, team sports are done with other people. Therefore, basketball is a social activity. I made friends, developed relationship with teammates and understood the benefits of teamwork. Playing together as a team creates a special bond that is difficult to break. Infact, it was a way of getting to know people, the teachers, students and even parents. During one of the inter-school game competitions, I met John, a player from the team. We became friends and the relationship became a life time commitment. Today we are happily married.
Basketball added fun to my life. It gave me something to do and a group to belong in high school. Instead of sitting down at home watching television and playing video games, I engaged myself with basketball practices. I learnt new skills and improved existing ones. As a result, my self-confidence and self-esteem were greatly enhanced.Obviously, I learnt the ability to handle competitive situations and reward for hard work and these have helped me to be a responsible and productive