James Naismith was the one who invented basketball in 1891. He invented the game when he was working at the YMCA, training school in Springfield, Massachusetts. Dr. Naismith had been challenged to create a new game that could be played indoors in the cold winters of Massachusetts to provide an athletic distraction to disruptive group of students. With a two-week deadline Dr. Naismith decided to invent a game of skill, finesse, and accuracy, rather than one that relied on pure strength. He was inspired by a game he had played as a child called, “ Duck on a Rock,” in which players lob a small rock at a duck placed on top of a large rock in an attempt to knock off the duck.
This way, he can determine which role is best for me to play. During the game, I loved shooting outside the 3 point line. The role he chose for me was a shooting guard. I have my first game in a few days so, I practiced my shooting and dribbling. I started another game with my teammates so, we could practice our communication for when the game day came.
To keep basketball a part of my life, I went to some of the games during the season and to this day I still make time to go to the modified games. In 8th grade, I was able to do the Spartan Games and you were allowed to pick the events you wanted to compete in. I picked basketball, the balloon toss, and the soccer kick. The first event that I competed in, on the day of the Spartan Games, was the basketball tournament. I was one of the only girls on my team.
Ana Cecilia Roque Luna Mr.Young English 01/11/18 An Elite Journey The author of An Elite Journey is Michael Massucci. An Elite Journey is based on Massucci’s basketball experience as a coach for basketball. Massucci has coached high school varsity teams for 20 years. The fact that the author had various years of coaching allowed the real intensity of the game to be presented with nerve- racking last -minute game -winning shots. Coach Massucci also wasn’t only focused on winning in the game but in real life.
As I was dribbling down the court the shot clock began to Go down all I heard was 5...4...3...2...1 then the crowd went crazy because I made the shot. From that day on everyone began to call me clutch. I love the sport of basketball because I’ve been playing it since I was about 3 years old. Every since then it’s always been my favorite sport. ’ The responsibilities of a professional basketball player are that they must play their hardest on the court in games, and at practice work harder than their teammates at all times, and best for representing their team in public .
I once took a risk when I played basketball. Risk can happen every time in our life not except playing the sport like basketball. Sports activity like basketball, we need to be careful about the accident because it is an activity to play with another player who plays with you. On Sunday, I was playing basketball with my friends who study in IC faculty in the basketball court at Mahidol university near to documentary 11. I and my friends were fun to playing basketball every week.
My friends also reinforced me because when we played basketball, they asked me to be the sixth man. My enabling factor was my environment. I was already in a workout environment especially during basketball. My predisposing factors were my attitude and motivation. I laid out many goals and I decided to follow
This year our HPE class been assigned to design and construct a fifteen minutes coaching session which was relevant to the chosen sport of Volleyball. The coaching session had to consist of a highly effective skill used in the game of volleyball such as a Set, dig, spike or serve. This multimodal presentation will evaluate and discuss the effectiveness and furthermore provide justification using examples from my session and furthermore give specific recommendations to further improve the effectiveness of my coaching session. Volleyball is a complex game of simple skills. The ball is spiked from up to 60 cm above the height of a basketball and takes fractions of a second to travel from the spiker to the receiver.
Some critics would say that basketball would be very irrelevant. Then you will have to hear about the people that will disagree, saying that it’s interesting and a form of art; by the dribbling, passing, dunking, laying it up, and the passing. The physics in basketball is the product of the ball player’s memory. In hours of playing or practicing basketball, you begin to form a kinesthetic and remember the amount of force to put on the ball to make it go in; and you remember how to keep your same jump shot. Once you have that you can play anytime on a just stress relieve type of thing.
Basketball is one of the most competitive sports in North America. Not only do I play because of the competitiveness but it also gives me good exercise, increases your hand-eye coordination ability, and trains you to focus more. Basketball is a sport which requires a lot of focus. When I Play basketball, I have to focus on my surroundings, my teammates, weak points in their defense etc. Studies show that playing Basketball helps you focus more in school.