You asked

How does playing sports help my child?

There are many ways that children can benefit from playing sports from a young age:
  • Physical exercise makes them fitter and healthier.
  • Helps to understand the importance of teamwork and coordination.
  • Become stronger and more competitive, rather than submissive and meek.
  • They learn to respect others
  • They become more communicative and outgoing
  • Sport boosts self esteem and exposes children to  to people and different situations
  • Sport teaches about the importance of working hard

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