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The values of boldness, patience, respect, humility, sacrifice and overcoming that always the sport activity has incarnated see more on the eve of perverted the Olympic Games of Beijing than ever. From the antiquity, all the towns and civilizations have rendered a special cult to the physical activity of the man and to the sport, that is not but the competitive form of that one. Of the speed races, the nonbloody confrontations with arms or the launching of objects, whose unique reward for the winning one was an olive tree branch we have happened to observe with stupor and certain shame the million dollars that a sportsman only for image rights gains. The sport has become a global phenomenon, seen by all the humanity, and that moves enormous amounts of money. Today, the wealth, the public image, the fame and the obsessive eagerness by the triumph, have turned to the sport of elite and many of practice those who it and direct in a little healthful example for the young people. The success that represents the professional sportsmen has turned into the decoy of many young people with anxiety to prevail and to reach popularity and money of fast form. The parents are often accomplices, when nontyrannous who at all costs wish to see their yearnings and failures realised in their children. Also the powers public, who have encouraged practical insane in adolescents for the sake of obtaining sport triumphs that support their political ambitions.
If a boy occupies 5 hours to the day to help in the familiar business, the parents would be committing a crime. But another boy, of the same age, passes ten hours daily in a gymnasium acquiring musculatura and improving his sport technique, he would cause general admiration. The organization Knows the Children has shown in her last report that this situation tends to occur every time most frequently in all the countries.