Wellness - Sports/Fitness | 3-12 yrs

The Importance Of Sports For Children


Sport is a preserver of health - Hippocrates

Today, physical inactivity in children has resulted in obesity and several diseases.

Children must be active every single day. Sports helps in the growth of children and leads to improved physical and emotional health. They also develop social skills.

To know about the other ways in which sports is important for children, go through the pages of this ClipBook. 


Why Is Sport Important For Children?

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Why Should Children Play Sports?

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Healthy Development Of Children And Young People Through Sports

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Reasons Why Sports Are Valuable For Our Children

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What Benefits Can Come From Sports?

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Facts: Sports Activity And Children

Here are facts on the benefits of sports participation, today's barriers to sports participation, and the consequences of physical inactivity.

Benefits Of Teamwork In Sports

No sports team is successful without working together to reach a common goal. Teamwork is essential to a good performance from any sports team, professional or not, and is a great way to teach children certain life lessons, such as cooperating wel...

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