Olympic Life Lessons—10 Reasons to Watch the Olympics With Your Children
August 8, 2016, Epoch Times
The 2016 Rio Olympics are underway. The very best athletes in the world have descended upon the city for their chance at Olympic gold.
Tune in to any of these events, either online or via traditional television networks, and just try not to be inspired by the stories of these athletes. They are each so unique in his or her own right, but each drives home similar ideals of strength, perseverance, work ethic, emotional fortitude, and sacrifice.
From a more macro perspective is the equally inspiring realization that the world comes together for these Olympic Games and celebrates this opportunity and accomplishment as one. Especially in 2016, the Olympics sits in stark contrast to the headlines that have dominated the year’s front pages.
Life lessons and inspiration abound in these games and they present a fantastic opportunity to instill some rather important lessons in your kids. Here are ten reasons to watch the Olympics as a family: