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Sports Essay

  • Submitted by: lizama212
  • on December 5, 2011
  • Category: Social Issues
  • Length: 475 words

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Pre-performance Routines
Most athletes have a ritual or pre-performance routine before engaging in any sport but in my case, when I played football, basketball and ran track in high school I had ritual for my parents to be there at all my games so I would play harder. When I played football my team always did everything together right after school. We would eat a plate lunch then take an hour of sleep, jog four laps around the football field, watch a motivation movie like remember the titans then get on the bus have a prayer together and drive to the game. basketball was a little different   instead of eating after school I would go to the gym and practice my free throws and some jump shots, eat and go home and take a two hour nap go back to the school and practice my shooting some more. In track I was a sprinter so before my track meets I would start stretching the day before and resting a lot. Once at the track meet would hydrate because of the heat back home on Kauai and take a few sprints and practice in jogging motion for the 4x1 relay.

5 personal goals this year
Pass my all classes this semester-3 months
In back into top shape 4 months
Stop smoking 3 months
Find a job-2 months
Try out for csu-football-4 months
5 goals in five years
Masters degree in physical therapy-4 years
Finish building my dads 1969 fords Shelby gt-2 years
Travel-2 years
Open my own practice-5 years
Settle down-5 years


Watching professional football, basketball games is always interesting to watch your favorite teams or favorite player but always dominated by once race 60% African American 40% whites. I always ask myself why are African are so good at sports? Maybe it’s just genetics, maybe it’s the physical part of the game or some people it’s the only thing that can get them out of the town/hoods or be someone or there size. African American also dominates the sport of football and basketball because many of them have superior athletic ability to their white...

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