Saint George, UT (PRWEB) July 27, 2012
Eagle Ranch Academy Announces New Findings on the Use of Sports as an Outlet for Teens
Many teens in high school are interested in trying out for various sporting activities for the social status that sports give many high school teens. While this may seem like a silly outlook, here are some reasons why teen sports are great outlet sources for healthy teens.
Because TV, video games, internet, and computers are becoming more and more popular, many teens are not spending as much time outside and active as they should. Most teens tend to sit at home, compared to many years ago where it was common for teens to go hang out at the mall and socialize physically instead of through online sources that are now more common today.
Getting a teen involved in sports is a great way for a troubled teen to get out of the house and be active without feeling pressured to lose weight or get into better shape. Once a teen starts a sport, they are more inclined and motivated to do more activities after seeing their physical and mental condition changing.
Not only are sports good for teens, but also for parents looking to show their teens that they love and support them. Eagle Ranch Academy believes that showing up to games, helping them practice, and helping them with fundraising are all great ways to spend valuable bonding time with a teen.
If a parent is worried that their teen might not be good enough to get on to a competitive school sport team, there are plenty of other outlets to look at besides school sports. A teen can get involved in a club sport or less organized sports with a group of friends.
Eagle Ranch Academy is a credited teen treatment center in Saint George, Utah, always looking for better ways to help troubled teens see the value and potential in themselves through various treatment methods.