ABSTRACT

Sportcanbemiseducativeaswellasaneducationalexperience.Thus, itisimportantinschoolstopresentsportasanopportunitytohelpall youngpeoplebecomewhatDarylSiedentop(1994)calls'competent,literateandenthusiasticsportspeople'.Hegoesontoproposethatsport providesopportunitiesforallyoungpeopletolearntovaluefairplay,to respectbothopponentsandofficialsandtoappreciatehowanevenly contestedgameenablesallofustoexperiencethebeautyofawellplayedgame-apointthatArnold(1979)capturessovividlyinhisportrayaloftwocompetitorsinagame.