Belize – Sports
Although Belize is not highly involved in many professional sports competitions (Partly for financial reasons), sport is still an important part of life. Football is considered the most popular sport in Belize and is also the national sport. Other popular sports are basketball, cycling, softball, volleyball, cricket, rugby, and track and field. Belize has a lot of water, from the ocean to mountain streams and waterfalls. Because of this, watersports are popular in Belize, including snorkeling, scuba diving, windsurfing, kayaking, and sailing.