How Sports Can Help Someone Out Socially

843 Words Sep 3rd, 2015 4 Pages
1) Sports have played an important role in my life ever since I was very young. Because of sports, I am very confident in myself. Although many people believe sports are just to have fun and stay active, I believe that their influence leaves more behind. I believe that playing sports can help someone out socially, physically, and mentally. Participating in sports has completely and utterly transformed me into the person that I am today.

2) I believe playing sports can help many people throughout their long life and also through many years of school. Trophies, gold medals, and awards are a few reasons why you might play a sport, but there is something else that you can also gain in trying to achieve your goal. All the work you put in for a particular sport can set you up for success and also can set you up for failure, but it can also leave you with something that you will remember for the rest of your life.

3) An event that changed my way of life was the world swimming championship in 2011 in Shanghai. I was 15 years old when I competed. Participation in this event gave me hope that I could fulfill my dream, the dream of all athletes, to participate in the Olympic Games. After the world swimming championship I was more dedicated to my swimming and my school. So far, my life has gone the way I hoped it would and I have accomplished many of the goals that I have set out to achieve.

4) I used to live in small city in the south of Bosnia and Herzegovina, called Trebinje. In…
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