Is gaming a sport?
Well I feel that gaming is not a sport as you do not use any physical energy and it does tax on the brain as it makes you look at a screen for hours.
In my opinion I would NOT class it as a sport
In my opinion I would NOT class it as a sport
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Let's define what a sport is. A sport requires 3 things 1) it mustbe competitive, 2) You must have an "objective" way to score and 3)You must be able to hinder (impact) your opponent's ability toscore! The difference between sports and games is that sports are activeand games are just there. Sports… you only pay attenetion to the sport that you are doing. Ingames you are paying attention to many different things. That question does not really make sense. Try saying something like: "What is the difference between sports Games and ......... (MORE)
games and sport slightly has the same meaning.. it is both activity but the only difference is.. sport is an activity that has a winner and loser and is a very competitively activity while the game is just a game. winner or loser it doesn't matter and game is just for ENJOYMENT!. Sports and games …are very important for us. They keep us healthy and fit. They offer us a change from the monotony of daily life. It is a useful means of entertainment and physical activity. Sports and games help in character building. They give us energy and strength. Sports and games are means of mental and physical growth. During sports we come to learn many things. We learn how to maintain mental balance in the midst of hopes and despair. They make us learn how to tackle the difficult situation. Sports develop a sense of friendliness. They develop in us team spirit. They help in developing mental and physical toughness. They shape our body and make it strong and active. They give us energy and strength. They remove tiredness and lethargy. They improve blood circulation. This improves our physical well-being. Sports and games improve our capability. They improve our efficiency. Either study or work alone makes us exhaust. We remain no longer efficient to do any work. Sports remove our mental exhaustion. Sports are integral part of education. Education without sports is incomplete. Keeping their value in life, children are taught some sorts of games in the very early stage in school. These days' sports are a part of academic curricula. Sports are particularly important for the youth. They help in their physical and mental growth. They contribute in the formation of character. They inculcate in them good values. It is therefore, sports competition is held at school and college levels. The students who perform well in this competition are promoted to play at the national and international level. Thus sports help in career growth also. Sports and games give us opportunity to grow in life. These days' sports have been commercialized. They have become a good means of earning. The sports person who does well in sports is showered with name, fame and wealth. He becomes a hero overnight. Sports have great potential to offer career opportunities. So we should take them very seriously from the very early age of our life. Sports are good means of earnings. Sports offer opportunity to prove talents. Thus, sports have great value in life. Sports facilities are being developed in rural and semi-urban areas. There are playgrounds in villages. Sports infrastructure are being developed everywhere so as to promote them. Various sport organizations are also doing well in promotion of sports. (MORE)
nothing really some schools call it sport some call it gamesit differs from school to school.. at my old school we had P.E (sports) and the a thing called P.P.A (games) and in P.E the teachers toaught us but in P.P.A other sports coaches taught us like... people from the local football team. i hop…e i have answered your question (MORE)
The difference of games from sports is its purpose, prowess, andskills involved. Games are for recreation while sports, on theother hand, are for competition.
If you have a big backyard you can play football, soccer, kickball, vollyball. And if you have a basketball hoop Basketball. You can Also roller hockey in the streets a really big tip for that "WATCH OUT for CARS"
There is no specific sports allowed and not allowed to compete in the games. The selection is based on the current populairity of the games
Sports that were competed in the 2008 Olympics at Beijing:. Archery Athletics (Track and Field) Badminton Baseball Basketball Boxing Canoeing Cycling Diving Equestrian Fencing Field Hockey Football/Soccer Gymnastics Handball Judo Modern pentathlon Rowing Sailing … Shooting Softball Swimming Synchronized swimming Table tennis Taekwondo Tennis Triathlon Volleyball Water polo Weightlifting Wrestling. At the 2012 Games in London, baseball and softball will not be competed. At this time, the two sports that will replace them have not been decided upon by the International Olympic Committee. (MORE)
Sports competed at the 1900 Games in Paris:. Archery Athletics Basque pelota Cricket Croquet Cycling Equestrian Fencing Football Golf Gymnastics Polo Rowing Rugby union Sailing Shooting Swimming Tennis Tug of war Water polo
Cricket. The slips are positioned behind the batsman and are there to take a catch from any edges.
The distinction between a game and a sport is physical defense . By physical defense I mean your opponent is permitted to physically prevent you from succeeding. For example, golf cannot be a sport because another golfer cannot interfere with you in any way while you are attempting to make a shot. …You are only playing against the course. The same goes for bowling, darts, and pool. All of these games require a great deal of skill, but should not be called sports. (MORE)
If your Wii Sports game has broken, simply get another. Your memory will stay because the information is not saved on the disc itself, but on the memory card on the Wii.
Sports and games are things you can do. Sports are things you play either inside or outside. You can play on a team or by yourself. Games on the other hand are sort of alike sports but games could be many things... for example you can play a board game which is a game that you sit down and play with… a board. (MORE)
There is the large category called "games", which could be said to be the variety of different ways that people can amuse themselves in contests that are not regarded as work. "Sports" are then a sub-category of "games", in that they additionally require that it be a contest involving athletic pr…owess and some verifiable measure of success, such as scoring dependent on an objective standard. Hence why "figure skating" gets flak as an Olympic "sport". It cannot be truly objectively scored. Hence why "pool" and "foosball" aren't regarded as sports, they require no athletic prowess in the traditional sense. (MORE)
they are so important. Im fourteen year old and can not imagine living without playing sports. it provides a great way for kids to get up of the couch and do something. it keeps us healthy and active and promotes friendships. there are so many obiece people in northe America today so parents really …need to promte healthy choices for there kids (MORE)
Gaming is a sport look at MLG. It is a competitive force going up another competitive force. Now the reason most people think it's not a sport is because there's no contact or movement required. Gaming is a sport whether you want to believe it or not. Answer 2: No. Sport requires active physica…l movement. Much as gamers might want you to believe they are engaging in sport because it involves competition and strategy, it does not fit the true definition of sport, which includes "an activity involving physical exertion and skill". (MORE)
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"Staunton" is the name of the chess set style that must be used in official chess competitions.
sports game are more of an advantage, because usually sports games require lots of interaction with the game (e.g moving your body, or arms/legs alot) whereas most computer games just require you to move your hand.
It depends completely on your point of view. Chess is technically a board game, but there are many competitive tournaments, including the world championships. Many schools have chess teams.
sports is where you get physical activity games is where you don't get enough physical activity
the similarity between sports and games are that there really entertaining, enjoyable and fun. you learn better.
Right now we think of tailgating with football. I believe that it started with soccer, they have crazy fans who would hang out around that stadium.
Games and sports teach us how to serve our energy in a good way .They also teach us how to tolerate how to intract with other players .there are a variety of things that games teach us.
For fun someone that people like to do in spare time get with friends.People that are competitive like to do sports and games.
Officially, baseball is America's national pastime; but an argument could also be made for American-style football .
Alex Rodriguez makes over 25 million USD a year (baseball) Christian Ronaldo makes 18 million USD a year (soccer) Tom Brady makes 18 million USD a year. (football) Hockey, golf, and tennis players come no where close to these numbers based on winnings/salary. I don't know what the average sal…aries are these sports. The endorsement deals are how top players really get rich. (MORE)
There is no technical definition for what is a sport and what is a game. Many people would laugh at the idea of calling chess a sport, and cite the fact that most sports require physical exertion. Nevertheless people often accept many sports which do not require physical exertion, such as skeet shoo…ting and formula 1. Additionally, the International Olympic Committee has officially recognised chess as a sport, while not including it in the Olympics. The ICO, however, also include ballroom dancing, lifesaving, and orienteering as sports. At the end of the day, it is up to personal preference whether you consider chess a sport or a game. If it is a sport, it is certainly not an athletic one. (MORE)
no, because a game is a competitive activity involving skill, chance, or endurance on part of two or more persons who play according to a set of rules, usually for their own amusement or for that of spectators. Whereas, a movie is a motion picture based on a particular script and storyline. If you …where to say that sports are comparable to movies, you would be saying sports are fake and scripted. Sports are played in real time with no rehearsal and no known outcome. Movies consist of actors playing certain roles and the outcome of a movie is always known by the people involved in making it. Anyone who thinks a game is the same as a movie is probably gay and overly obsessed with sports. . (MORE)
I have to say Football (soccer) because its has the most players and supporters world wide
There are A LOT of different sports but at the top of my head I can think of: Football Basketball Dance Softball :D Baseball Track Cross Country Soccer Wrestling Swimmng Cheerleading Badminton Tennis Criket Racket ball Kickboxing Those are all I can think of
sports game is a game that people will develop there skills in game that they love to play.
"the games on fox sports news range from football to rugby, and everything in between. you can also search and watch fox sports news online, on your smart phone or Ipad."
They play what we play. It is not a racial thing. But i think they are mainly amazing at basketball, ping pong, and sexing. hoped that helped! (:
There were 36 different sports in the London 2012 games, if those are the games you were referring to. Source: london2012.com (official Olympic website)
Sports give you many advantages, including being in a better physical condition, a better social relationship, and many other things.
Shigeru Miyamoto of Nintendo invented Wii Sports, along with: Wii Sports RESORT, Wii Play, Legend of Zelda, Super Mario, Metroid, and Pikmin.
There are 26 sports with 39 disciplines or categories and 302 events The related link lists them
yes. i am beyond sure the olyimpics dont have a picking nose part of it. . so yea
watching gladiators kill each other was a popular sport, although, the Romans did put their own twist on the Greek Olympics
There are 26 sports and 39 disciplines The number of the 302 total events that are part of the sport are listed in Parentheses after the sport or discipline Aquatics includes the disciplines of Diving (8) Swimming (34) Synchronized swimming (2) Water polo (2) Archery (4) Athletics (47) Ba…dminton (5) Basketball (2) Boxing (13) Canoeing Includes Disciplines of Sprint (12) Slalom (4) Cycling Includes the Disciplines of BMX (2) Mountain biking (2) Road (4) Track (10) Equestrian Includes the Disciplines of Dressage (2) Eventing (2) Jumping (2) Fencing (10) Field hockey (2) Football (2) Gymnastics Includes the Disciplines of Artistic (14) Rhythmic (2) Trampoline (2) Handball (2) Judo (14) Modern pentathlon (2) Rowing (14) Sailing (10) Shooting (15) Table tennis (4) Taekwondo (8) Tennis (5) Triathlon (2) Volleyball Includes the Disciplines of Indoor Volleyball (2) Beach volleyball (2) Weightlifting (15) Wrestling Includes the Disciplines of Freestyle (11) Greco-Roman (7) (MORE)
Many officially recognized sports are not included in the Olympic Games. Some examples include rugby, korfball, lacrosse, american football, and horse racing.
\n There were different clothing and rules. They had different fields of playing different sports. Some sports played back then are not played anymore (due to lack of interest). Another difference was that girls were not normally allowed to play in any sports. . \n They were expected to be sitting …and watching as the men played whatever sport they played. . Hope I've been helpful.. (MORE)
Videos games are considered esports. Currently there is a pretty big competitive scene where people can play against each other for large cash prizes. . +1 close . close pin pin search minimize forward back ViewText zoomout zoomin zoomin .
Major League Baseball has a five game series for their postseason, but only for the Division Series. MLB's League Championship Series and World Series is the best-of-seven. The NBA and NHL are both best-of-seven series throughout the postseason.
Bionicles games is a game for PlayStation 2, game cube, xbox, windows, apple and mac platform. The synopsis is about follow each Tao as they struggle to bring peace to their dark-plagues island.
There are a wide range of sport games that are available on the Stick Sports website. The games on Stick Sports are divided into categories such as 14 games for playing Stick Cricket, 9 games for playing Stick Tennis, 8 games for Stick Football and various other games such as Stick Baseball and Sti…ck Racing. (MORE)
The Pan American (Pan Am) Games is a competition held every four years for athletes from the Americas. Some of the sports featured are swimming, fencing. baseball, boxing, rowing, tennis and shooting.
Examples of individual sports include: Archery Athletics Arnis Badminton Bocce Bodybuilding Boomerang Boxing Bowling Bowls Croquet Cycling Darts Diving Equestrian Fencing Figure Skating Fishing Golf Gymnastics Karate Knife Throwing … Krav Maga Judo Mixed martial arts Orienteering Pilates Power Lifting Running Rock climbing Shooting Skiing Skimboarding Snowboarding Snooker Speed skating Squash Surfing Skateboarding Swimming Table Tennis Taekwondo T'ai chi ch'uan Tennis Tenpin Bowling Triathlon Wrestling Yoga Javelin (MORE)
The core sports of the Commonwealth Games are Badminton, FieldHockey, Athetics, Boxing, Netball, Lawn Bowls, Squash,Weightlifting, Rugby Sevens and Swimming.
As much as we love our sports and our games, they are abstractions.We cannot see them, hear them, touch them, taste them, or smellthem. They are not material objects, they are activities governedby rules. Activities and rules are abstract, not concrete. However,they consist of equipment we use to pl…ay them that is definitelyconcrete. They take place in buildings such as arenas, stadiums,and gymnasiums and buildings are concrete objects that we canperceive with our senses. However, these abstractions make forgreat entertainment. (MORE)