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Norris Karl

 
By Norris Karl
Published on February 12, 2009
 
If you've ever played a sport then you definitely know how important winning a trophy can be. Trophies is the final reward for all the effort and hard work you've put in the sport. Almost every prestigious sports tournament give out awards to the winning team.

If you've ever played a sport then you definitely know how important winning a trophy can be. Trophies is the final reward for all the effort and hard work you've put in the sport. Almost every prestigious sports tournament give out awards to the winning team. They have a special place in our hearts. It demonstrate a deed that has been well performed. They also mark the hard work and effort that you have put in.

Not only sports but there are other special work project which offer trophies. Here are some of the general questions regarding trophies:

Q: When When were trophies first introduced?

A: It is believed that trophies have present in our society from the moment mankind was able to compete in games of skill. Although, the trophy received at that point of time is significantly different than the ones that are given today. It may be possible that winners received a special blanket, hide, or necklace. Unlike, the sparkling silver or glass trophies received today.

Q: What are trophies made from?

A: Unlike the olden time, the trophy received today could be made from many materials. However, trophies made from silver is one of the most sought after trophies. Moreover, there are also some trophies that are made of crystal, lead or even wood. Some of the sports events for children, offer the less costly trophy. Trophies made from plaque polished wood are considered to be a great idea for a trophy as it is made of some harder metal so that an engraving can be etched.

Q: Why are trophies given?

A: The basic idea behind giving a trophy is to award an individual or team who have won. It is a way to create competition and encourage them to focus more on achieving their tasks. Today, specific ceremonies and award shows are organized to recognize individuals who were able to accomplish something.

You must keep in mind that a trophy can be in any form. They hold a special place in the hearts of many.