Sports stories often celebrate character, especially grit

Read about a teenager and his "grit"

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Especially with upcoming Olympics, stories about grit, working hard and overcoming hardship are everywhere.

Do sports inherently help develop character? Or does it just provide spaces for people to exhibit already developed character skills?

 Read about a 15 year old who has battled congenital heart disease as he plays world-class croquet. 

Read about an Olympic swimmer who is competing while dealing with both parents are dealing with cancer.


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