Spring is just around the corner once again, and it’s for all those sport lovers to once again play their favorite games. Sports are great for those of all ages and can really help to get fit and stay healthy. Having your children play outdoors can be very beneficial. They not only become more fit, but they also learn how to play fair and remember rules. The sports do not have to be vigorous, but every child should have some physical activity daily. For those sport lovers who are taking a break from the great outdoors, have fun coloring these sporty printable coloring sheets.
The great old American sport of course is baseball. This simple game requires a bat, a ball and a high spirited team to play along. Baseball is a very popular sport among children and adults alike. A few great sites that offer some free baseball coloring sheets are http://www.coloring.ws/baseball.htm, http://www.printactivities.com/ColoringPages/Baseball-Coloring-Pages/Baseball-Coloring-Pages.html, http://www.preschoolcoloringbook.com/color/cpsport.shtml, and http://funschool.kaboose.com/fun-blaster/baseball/printables/coloring.html.
This competitive sport, known as football, is known for a mixing of strategy and physical play. The objective of football is to get the ball into the opposing team’s end zone. With all the throwing, running, and kicking, who wouldn’t love this exciting game? You can find free printable football coloring sheets at http://www.coloring.ws/football.htm, http://www.printactivities.com/ColoringPages/Football/Football-Coloring-Pages.html, http://www.preschoolcoloringbook.com/color/cpsport.shtml, and http://freestuff4kids.net/2008/02/02/free-football-coloring-pages/.
Soccer is commonly played with two opposing teams with eleven players each. The object of soccer is to maneuver the ball into the opposing goal. The team that scores the most goal at the end of the game wins. No using your hands in this games, just your feet, and sometimes even your head! You can find free printable soccer coloring sheets at http://www.printactivities.com/ColoringPages/Soccer/Soccer-Coloring-Pages.html, http://www.activityvillage.co.uk/sports_coloring_pages.htm, http://www.kidsdomain.com/sports/soccer/color.html, and http://www.coloring.ws/soccer.htm.
This sport involves two teams of five active players. The objective of basketball is to score points by throwing a basketball into a basketball hoop. In the game of basketball, there is so dribbling between teammates and great team work is involved. You can find some free printable basketball coloring sheets at http://www.coloring.ws/basketball.htm, http://www.printactivities.com/ColoringPages/Basketball-Coloring-Pages/Basketball-Coloring-Pages.html, http://www.coolest-kid-birthday-parties.com/basketball-coloring-pages.html, and http://www.letmecolor.com/2008/03/24/free-basketball-coloring-page/.
This exciting game involves two teams who try to maneuver a hockey puck into the opponents net. To do this, they use a hockey stick. Hockey can be played on the grass, gravel, street or on ice. You can find some great free printable hockey coloring sheets at http://www.printactivities.com/ColoringPages/Hockey-Coloring-Pages/Hockey-Coloring-Pages.html, http://www.coloring.ws/hockey.htm, http://www.magickeys.com/books/color/print/icehockey1_pf.htmlj, and http://www.skatelog.com/kids/coloring/icehockey.htm.
Print out some of these great free sport coloring sheets for your sport lovers at home. Baseball, football, soccer, basketball and hockey are all great, fun sports that you and your family can have tons of fun playing and getting fit. For those down times at home, or in between your playing, print out some of these great free printable coloring sheets to show your love of sports!