Top Ten Reasons To Participate in Sports & Other School Activities

REASONS TO PARTICIPATE IN HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS & ACTIVITIES

 

TOP 10 AWESOME REASONS TO PARTICIPATE

 

    1. You’ll have FUN!
    2. BETTER GRADES:  Teenagers who participate in school sports & activities have higher GPA than those who do not.  Better grades open the door to all kinds of opportunities!
    3. You’ll be MORE FIT, FEEL GOOD, HAVE MORE ENERGY:  Establish a healthy lifestyle…beats watching tv or playing video games, doesn’t it?
    4. You’ll be PLAYING FOR SOMEBODY ELSE BESIDES YOURSELF:  Every time you put on the uniform you be representing your high school & your community!
    5. You’ll MAKE LIFELONG FRIENDS:  Students who play on the same team or participate in the same activity share the same passion and work together to overcome challenges.  They also build bonds that not only last through high school, but for an entire lifetime.
    6. You’ll LEARN HOW TO BE AN EFFECTIVE LEADER:  You’ll be a role model for future young leaders like yourself.  They will be looking to you for encouragement and guidance, and you’ll have the skill to prove it.
    7. You’ll LEARN HOW TO BE A GOOD TEAMMATE:  There are few things as satisfying as working together toward a common goal.  Every person’s effort impacts the rest of the team, and every teammate is accountable to each other.
    8. You BUILD CHARACTER:  One of the greatest reasons to participate in high school sports and activities is it will make you a stronger person, emotionally as well as physically.  You’ll learn how to persevere and be more resilient.
    9. You will LEARN HOW TO MANAGE YOUR TIME:  Finding the minutes to do your homework, go to practice, enjoy your friends and get enough sleep can be challenging.  But you learn how to balance and be a more organized, efficient person because of participating.
    10. You’ll be PREPARING YOURSELF TO TAKE ON FUTURE CHALLENGES:  Add it all up

 

  • Making better grades
  • Being more physically fit
  • Strengthening your character
  • Developing better time management & leadership skills
  • Knowing how to be a good teammate

 

The result is a person who is destined to be happy, productive and successful!!  Plus, you will have fun!!!