In It to Win It

  • Illustrated By: Pui Yan Fong
  • Pages:96
  • Publisher:Orca Book Publishers
  • Series: Orca Think
  • Themes:climate crisis, sustainable sports, impact of sports on the environment, sustainable stadiums, impact of climate change on athletes
  • Available:05/14/2024
  • Lexile:1110L
  • Fountas & Pinnell Text Level Gradient:Z

A stats and sports-packed book about how organizations, players and fans around the world are tackling the climate crisis.

Playing and watching sports can have a big impact on the environment. From skiing and sailing to baseball and basketball—sports are contributing to the climate crisis. Thankfully, sports organizations, athletes and fans around the world are stepping up and playing a role in raising awareness, taking action and changing the rules of the game to help the planet.

From innovative stadium design and zero-waste sporting events to recycling tennis balls and getting to practices and games using sustainable transportation, athletes and fans are taking action to ensure everyone can enjoy their favorite games for years to come. Whether you’re a future professional athlete or a sports fan watching from the sidelines, we can all help play for the planet!