*You also develop leadership skills that can help you in the future, sports also help participants meet other people and develop friendships. **When you are on a sports team, you practice certain adult skills.
***Sports help children physically. It helps them stay healthy and they keep kids fit. Sports also can help children learn healthy habits that can carry into adulthood.
****Kids are also able to practice perseverance, planning and failure with smaller consequences. These things teach kids to cope with difficulties.