It’s fun. 2nd most popular sport in the world. Basketball helps develop athletic & social skills that carry over into everyday lives.
It’s social. It helps develop many important life skills like teamwork, sharing, leadership & communication.
It’s everywhere. Schools have basketball program for students. Rec centers offer basketball for kids & adults. Best of all, basketball is played indoors meaning no cold or rain!
It’s simple. You only need a ball. Most gyms have a hoop & parks & schools have outdoor hoops. Bring a friend & play some 1on1 in the driveway.
It’s inexpensive. Basketball is affordable. You can play it for free.
It can lead to fantastic experiences. If you find a passion & develop into a good player, you may find basketball will offer a unique experience by playing on travelling teams, school teams or even in College.
Put in the work & see where basketball takes you.