No matter which game you choose, it’s better to be an active person rather than an individual who spends all of their time sitting and doing nothing. Sports we will talk about, football, basketball, and baseball, are all interesting and they all have advantages that draw crowds to courts and fields. We will do you a favor and list some of the benefits of these sports, in the hope that you will start enjoying in one of them and teach your children to play them as well. It is not possible to stress out how much sports are important in the children’s development, both in physical and mental way.
Baseball – A laid-back and enjoyable sport
Baseball is one of those games that don’t require perfect physical prowess, but this doesn’t mean that it is easy to play. Pitching and hitting are exciting, but playing the field becomes a crucial part of the game if you play it for real and not just for fun. Even though this sport looks complicated, you will learn all the rules in a day or two while you are playing the game.
Many consider this game as just being an American pastime, but in fact, many countries (mainly from Asia) have their leagues. Join a team in school – or even start your team and you will see how fun is to play this game. Sometimes is boring when you watch the game on TV, especially if you don’t know the rules. But when you play it, it is something completely different
Basketball – A fast paced game
Basketball is a fast-paced sport that originated in the USA. The popularity of this game is high, and all countries have their leagues. International basketball championship is second only to the world championship in football. Various levels of competitions exist, both on the national and international level.
The best players, from all over the world, play in NBA, an American basketball competition, which is also the strongest league when it comes to this game. EuroLeague is a league that gathers the best teams out of national leagues, and it is considered as the second strongest basketball assembly in the world. Many players who don’t get enough time on the court decide to continue their career in some of the European teams. The beginnings can be difficult due to a slightly different rules.
Football – The most played game
Unlike two previous games, football wasn’t a well know game to Americans until last twenty years. This sport originated in Europe, over one hundred years ago, and it went to become the best known and most played game in the entire world.
FIFA World Cup is the most watched competition, and it happens every four years, next being in 2018. The host of the cup is always different, and Russia will be a host in the upcoming cup.
UEFA Champions League gathers the best teams from European national competitions. If you want to see the best football, then you should watch UEFA Champions League matches.