The history of sport is almost as old as that of mankind. As soon as a child is born, it starts showing movements that resembles to cycling! This is a clear indicator of our natural affiliation with sports! This zest and quest has resulted in the development of hundreds and thousands kind of sports across the globe.
While some sports like soccer are universal, others like ice skating are region specific. If we try to analyze what makes a sport popular and universal then we could dram some common points that are being shared by the popular sports and that separates them from the not to popular ones.
The first and the foremost point that makes a sport popular is its simplicity. Soccer just requires a simple football to get started. Ice skating on the other hand can not be played without a proper ice stage set up. At the same time, anyone can kick the ball and run after it whereas ice skating would require some tact and proper coaching before one can try their hands, or better say, legs on it!
With the advancement of technology and computer and mobiles in particular, most of the offline or real sports have now gone online as well. These sports are fun to play on computer or mobile. They come with great multimedia features that make playing them enjoyable.
Online sports are also a good way to learn the technicalities of the real sport. For example, it would be a good idea to try out online skating before real one. In this way, one would be able to develop a proper understanding towards it and that would be helpful in learning real ice skating.
Sports are a great way to past time and have fun. They are also helpful in keeping us healthy and energetic. Virtual sports are equal fun and past time. However, they can also make you addictive. Therefore, one needs to be cautious while playing them and ensure that he does not spends nonstop hours on computer or mobile screen for playing sports as that could have adverse effect on his health.
All and all, both online and real sports games have got their own charm. One could enjoy either of them in his own way and have fun while playing them. If you are a good leaner, then you would learn from the real world as well as the virtual one. The same theory appiles and holds true for sports lovers as well!