Mass Participation in the USA

Initiatives for improving MP

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Whay year was the Midnight Basketball league started in
1986
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What is the aim of the MBL
To educate youths at risk of being involved in crime
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How many spectators on average view MBL games, and how many watch on TV
200,000/ 3.5 million
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Do participants have to take part in any workshops before they play
Yes, 1 hour on drug and alcohol education, and personal skills.
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What time does it take place
10pm-2am
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What age groups do little leagues cater for
7-16
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Are the coaches hired on a 'hire fire' basis or volunteers
volunteer
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Is the competiton serious
Yes, with safety in mind
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Do finals of these competitions attract media attention and reflect proffesional sport
Yes
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Competition in the little leagues is now believed to prepare for competitive life, which statement reflects this
Little league to White House
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Do schemes run for big business tend to be short or long lived
Short
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How many children is it believed 'Hook a kid on Golf' has introduced to golf?
75,000
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