Essays Tagged: "Sportsmanship"

Professional Athletes as Role Models.

an pastime. Sporting events have taken on an extraordinary importance in our society. Fair play and sportsmanship have taken a backseat to hype and promotion. Children watch and mimic their favorite a ...

(3 pages) 192 0 1.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Today's Youth: Should the government of Canada coordinate the organization of youth groups that would encourage patriotism, good social skills, and good work habits?

ers where good behavior is taught and modeled. Sporting activities teach the value of hard work and sportsmanship. Families with religious affiliations learn morality both from the minister/priest, an ...

(5 pages) 57 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Why is doping in sports hazardous to our society?

Higher, and Stronger". But the use of doping substance violates this motto and harms the spirit of sportsmanship and fair play. Besides, almost all the performance-enhancing drugs have side effects t ... stopped, more and more athletes would use drugs and become dependent. This in turn would damage the sportsmanship and the Olympic creed. It would no longer make sports a fair competition. In that case ...

(1 pages) 37 0 2.3 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Olympics

Olympic oath at the opening ceremony to remind them of the ideals and values of the true spirit of sportsmanship, and that participating in the games is more important than winning. Canadians in most ... opted these values within our own society. Too many Canadians, the Olympics present national pride, sportsmanship, hard work, honesty and excellence. But over the years, many scandals have occurred th ...

(8 pages) 76 0 4.1 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Violence in Sports

ome. Snyder says " The emphasis in sport on victory may, in fact, promote deviant behavior and poor sportsmanship."I totally disagree with this statement because as an athlete I can never recall a tim ... ver recall a time when I could have related my wrong behavior to sports. Sports do not promote poor sportsmanship, it creates a drive to succeed and perform your best at whatever you do.The violence t ...

(3 pages) 34 0 0.0 May/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays

The Olympic Gift

Olympics give us role models. We watch winners and heroes provide us with examples of fair play and sportsmanship, we look up to these people and try to follow in their footsteps. The Olympics give us ...

(1 pages) 589 0 3.2 May/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

Sportsmanship

SportsmanshipSportsmanship is what a team and a team player needs and know about on the field or cou ... ood temper; for example when the other team scores go up and congratulate them and give compliments.Sportsmanship is good to have because it teaches you lesson about life. With sportsmanship it ca hel ... t not want to play with you anymore or play dirty with you, thinking you're going to play dirty too.Sportsmanship is the number one rule in sports. I think people like Wayne Gretzky and Michael Jordan ...

(1 pages) 3124 0 5.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Coaching In NHL- Changing Attitudes, Changing Minds.

wildfire, and eats away at any base of an attitude in Pro Hockey Coaches that sees eye-to-eye with sportsmanship and appropriate aggression in hockey. It is not entirely unfeasible that this prevaili ...

(11 pages) 510 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Philosophy of Education

vidual physical fitness tasks that willimprove the students' physical, teamwork, communication, and sportsmanship skills. By engaging inthese activities I expect to develop healthy, well-rounded stude ...

(1 pages) 127 0 2.5 Jul/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Dancing

s as well. Now the question that is often arisen is did the right dancer win for the right reasons. Sportsmanship once seen among dancers has disappeared into real negative attitudes. Tradition ... Even girls from the same school are in competition with each other and sometimes jealousy and poor sportsmanship is shown. The fighting between schools almost becomes unbearable. Dance teacher don't ...

(3 pages) 15 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

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s as well. Now the question that is often arisen is did the right dancer win for the right reasons. Sportsmanship once seen among dancers has disappeared into real negative attitudes. Tradition ... Even girls from the same school are in competition with each other and sometimes jealousy and poor sportsmanship is shown. The fighting between schools almost becomes unbearable. Dance teacher don't ...

(3 pages) 434 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

College Report

hment. In swimming I learned that being a leader is not yelling but is listening to others opinons. Sportsmanship plays a big role in swimming. It is not if you win or lose it is how you play the game ...

(2 pages) 404 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Philosophy of Physical Education

do not offer. That's why I plan to teach my students how to compete, how to deal with a loss, show sportsmanship, how to build a better body and how to live a healthy lifestyle. Physical education is ...

(4 pages) 35 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy