Travis Brannon Personality

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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 …show more content…
Many aspects of his character could be seen as negative, I have noticed that sometimes he may get overly prideful in the things that he does, getting caught up in his individual success. Swimming was one of his main sports growing up and swimming being an individual sport rather a team sport, can clearly explain why his pride can get the best of him at times. Some other bad aspects that can overtake Travis at times are things like his over competitiveness and his seeking for approval through succeeding. It seems because of the amount of sports he has played at a higher level then most like high school football and swimming, Travis can get carried away when playing pick up games. The other was the value he finds in succeeding, not that succeeding is wrong but I’ve noticed that at times Travis can not emotionally be fulfilled without knowing he is really good at a sport, school, or just within social …show more content…
Many of the sports that Travis played were team sports and these sports have taught Travis’ things like teamwork, caring about his teammates and he has learned to pull his weight as well as others for the benefit of the team. These are aspects learned from sports like football, which he can take into the future of his life once going into a work environment. One other somewhat obvious positive aspect Travis has learned through sport is his desire to stay fit, his interest in physical activity. This interest to stay healthy will benefit him for the rest of his

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