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Because if you are slow to respond to the actions of other player/players, you lose.

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Q: Why are reflexes so important when playing sport?
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Why are reflexes important?

cause they keep you alive. no they are important so they keep you alive bad reflexes mean bad muscle strengh

Why is the sport of football important?

its really a mans sport so we like to see somebody get hurt or if were playing it we like to hurt the other people sometimes it another way to get their emotion outs

Do Nigerians play basketball?

yes, not many but nigerians don't have loyalty to that sport. football or soccer is the sport they have loyalty to, and is the sport they consiter important. So if you go to nigeria, that's the sport you'll see people playing outside almost in every area, not basketball.

Why sport is so important?

Because sport keeps us active.

When does a baby have reflexes?

Babies are born with reflexes. These reflexes, such as rooting and sucking, make it so the baby can survive.

Is the old wives tale about playing call of duty for 6 hours straight makes your reflexes better true?

Unlikely. It is true that doing anything that involves reflexes will improve them, it takes well beyond 6 hours. Furthermore there are very little muscle reflexes involved in video games. So even playing them for as long as would be required to have any noticable improvement would be more than impractical.

What is important of study psychology of sport?

The rules and regulations of every sport, so you know the ins and out.

Why is sport so important in today society?


Why is so important doing sport?

Because playing sports give the ability to show off your talents and to express yourself and it helps you to stay active and learn to play as a team or by yourself.

What reflexes classified as somatic reflexes?

the corneal, patellar, achilles, plantar, and gag reflexes. I'm not so sure about the gag reflex

Why are components of fitness so important in gymnastics?

which fitness components is important in the sport of gymnastics

Why are sport shoes important?

so u don't trip

Why is it important to train for sport?

so you know how to play it and BE GOOD AT IT!

Duffy is a term used in which sport?

It is total disrespect and is used for any sport for people who love that sport that they are playing but take all of it as a joke. So they basically play to laugh not to score.

Why is soccer so exciting?

Because it's a fast moving, fun playing sport!

How are skeletal muscle properties important to sport?

so they help you be stronger

Why is soccer important in Mexico?

Soccer is so important in Mexico because it is the sport most played in that country.

Why is it important the impulses in a reflex are do not go to the conscious brain?

All reflexes finally do go to the brain. The brain has to be aware of all things that happen. Some reflexes are very fast so the body can respond to serious events in the environment. Even these do send an "incident report" to the brain.

Is Mexican futbol a contact sport?

Mexican futbol is our soccer. So in that case yes it is a contact sport. It can get pretty violent depending on which level you are watching or playing at.

How do you develop your interest in playing individual sport?

Challenge yourself with it and make games of it so its fun.

Should all sport coaches have to have experience in playing that sport?

Well, they should have knowledge of the sport, yes, but they do not have to be a participant in the sport. However, taking part in the sport gives more experience and knowledge, so it would be the better option to choose a coach who has played the sport and has knowledge over a coach who has not played the sport but has knowledge.

Why do reflexes occur so quickly?

If you are referring to the muscular reflexes, it is because the electric impulses across the nerves travel very fast.

Do people want to get paid for playing a sport?

No they want to but just so they can do more things ith t

How many people get fit by playing sport?

If they play sports all the time, almost anyone can get fit playing sports. So..... Lots do.

What is the point playing sport if you don't win?

You can at least experience the joy and thrill in playing the sport. You will not always win but at least you will have a good time. In sports you do not always win but when you lose you learn to get over it and be a better player so you should continue to play.