For most of us, it can be quite tricky to find the perfect sport that suits our preference, body type and fitness goals. If you still haven't decided what sport you'd like to pursue, maybe the answer is in the stars. Read on to find out the perfect sport for you according to your zodiac sign.
Aries (March 21 - April 19): Boxing
Born under the Aries sign, you are often told that you are competitive, intense and daring. You have a lot of upbeat energy inside you that must be released in a recreational way. Without a good outlet to turn to, this energy may be redirected to outbursts and impulsive actions. Boxing is perfect for you as your competitive and energetic nature will thrive in this dynamic and highly spirited sport.
Taurus (April 20 - May 20): Hiking
Among all the signs, those born under Taurus are the ones who are strongly influenced by the Earth element. Thus, you have a strong inclination to be one with nature. You prefer sports that are slow-paced but have an ultimate goal. Your patient, persistent and practical characteristics are very well-suited to hiking. Along the way, your excellent eye for beauty will help you capture beautiful landscapes and sceneries.
Gemini (May 21 - June 20): Synchronised Swimming
Your main strengths in your personality are your sociability and ability to communicate your thoughts clearly to others. You work well and enjoy being in a team setting rather than in a competitive individual sport. Your graceful, expressive and thoughtful nature will shine through in synchronised swimming.
Cancer (June 21 - July 22): Capoeira
Being someone who is always torn between two choices, what you look for in a sport is the perfect balance of competition and self-meditation. The art and sport of Capoeira will let you have the best of both worlds. Before competing with others, you must first master the different moves and prepare your body's flexibility, allowing you to build self-awareness before engaging in a competition to test your progress.
Leo (July 23 - August 22): Cheerleading
Being a natural-born leader, you are charismatic and can lead a crowd. Admit it or not, you are driven by desire to be admired and has always loved being in the spotlight. Cheerleading as a sport will give you the perfect opportunity to satisfy these inner desires.
Virgo (August 23 - September 22): Archery
You are known for your keen eye and precision in everything you do, and you are proud of it. Your attention to detail is undeniable and unmatched. Training in archery will further develop these abilities while keeping you fit as the sport requires you to do workouts and warmups beforehand.
Libra (September 23 - October 22): Figure Skating
There are two things that you love the most: beauty and harmony. Although you are sociable on the surface, deep inside you're not much of a team player and prefer soulful sports. Plus, you're a sucker for beautiful costumes so will surely love the detailed designs of a figure skater's outfit.
Scorpio (October 23 - November 21): Pole Dancing
The word intense doesn't even suffice to describe your emotions and thoughts. You love being lost in your own deep passionate self. You'll find that pole dancing will allow you to hone your intense emotions and express it in a positive way.
Sagittarius (November 22 - December 21): Football
Football is perfect for your love of adrenaline-packed team sports. You are fun and very energetic so you'll excel working with anyone — even those who may not be agreeable with you. You understand that as a part of a team, making sacrifices are necessary and you are willing to make them for your team to reach the goal.
Capricorn (December 22 - January 19): Yoga
As a person, you are very hardworking and career-driven. However, your ambitions to excel in your career can lead you to neglect your health. Yoga will help you be relaxed and calm amidst an ongoing big project. What you need is a little break to keep you fit and sane.
Aquarius (January 20 - February 18): Taekwondo
More than any other sign, you have a tendency to be distracted and go off-track. This may be detrimental to achieving your life goals. As such, you need focus and discipline. By practicing Taekwondo, you will develop these traits that you can apply to other aspects in your life.
Pisces (February 19 - March 20): Golf
You view sports as more of a recreational activity rather than a workout. You'll appreciate a sport that can also serve as a pastime. Golf will be a fun activity for you and a chance to reconnect with your friends while you're swinging clubs.
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Still not convinced? Maybe you'll find your perfect workout according to your personality. Being an introvert or extrovert does make a difference.