In an ideal world, the identification, development and nurturance of desired behaviours would occur through formalised training programs for coaches.
Positive emotions have been shown to broaden peripheral vision. References Andrews, D. Parents need to provide encouragement and praise for effort, not for winning.
An overemphasis on winning in a sport may also cloud perceptions of moral behavior. Competition: The good, the bad, and the ugly. This imbalance of calories consumed and energy expenditure has contributed to an increased body mass index and obesity in our society. Bredemeier, B. Both male and female athletes were more likely to eat fruit and vegetables, and less likely to engage in smoking and illicit drug-taking.
Journal of Moral Education, 15, Parental involvement in teaching sports usually decreases when children reach adolescence; however, adolescents still want their parents to be supportive by attending their sporting events.
The example essays in Kibin's library were written by real students for real classes. First and foremost, participation in sports fosters vigorous physical activity and energy expenditure.