FrankChurch wrote:Black people dominate sports because that's all they are told they have going for them. Take note that poor whites from eastern Europe do very good in basketball.
that is a part of the story. ..sorta.
there are many cultural and economic factors.
the only thing cheaper team sport than basket ball is stickball, you don't need a court or basket. not even a real ball, a rock can serve.
the harlem globtrotters were an outstanding influence there.
polo ponies are expensive, not alot of actvity there at all.
golf course use is expensive if they allow you on the course . clubs ain't free. same with tennis.
there was a surge in play after arthur ashe, tiger.
i just saw a documentary on black surfers in the last month. interesting views on a long and wide scope there.