Welcome: Extreme Sports: A Blessing or A Curse?
Description: Extreme sports are becoming more and more popular with people of all ages, especially with teenagers. They are fascinated with speed, adrenaline, excitement... They take risks without thinking of tragic consequences. Are extreme sports as dangerous as they can seem? What to think about when taking a "crazy" sports up? These are the problems to be investigated, some recommendations are to be provided and shared with the Internet community via participating in the Blog "Extreme Sports" and creating the web-site "Extreme Sports: A Blessing or A Curse?".
Grade Level: 9-12
Curriculum: Health / PE
Keywords: extreme sports risk danger excitement fitness healthy living protection
Author(s): Larisa Khorikova