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What past time/hobby should I take up?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by salami1212, 8 Jun 2006.

  1. salami1212

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    Well, im 15.. nearly 16 in october and im currently at army cadets, I find it really glum and that and its not very enjoyable, Ive played football and basketball but couldnt afford them, so I would like to do something cheap but fun

    Any ideas..
    cheers
     
  2. Yewen

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    How about charity work?

    I do some and it is a right blast, its free to do and there should be a whole load of opertunities for you to do things.

    I may be going to a foreign country with my work so its all good!
     
  3. da_mic_1530

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    i enjoyed skateboarding around this age, cheapish, gets you out in the lovely weather, just dont break anything :)
     
  4. Etaqua

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    I used to skate, which is pretty fun if you can find some people to do it with.

    If you're into sports, you could take up tennis or swimming since it's the tennis season, and swimming is nice to keep cool.

    If not, you could try some kind of martial art. Tae Kwon Do was pretty fun when I did it. :)

    How about a musical instrument?
     
  5. Sparky__H

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    I personally would scratch about and look for some work.
     
  6. quadboi

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    Swimming- Really good :)
     
  7. DailyGeek

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    Cue me mentioning magic and sleight of hand as usual :p

    Second charity work, very fulfilling, meet a lot of nice people and depending on what you do, developes your character in a positive way usually.
     
  8. penski

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    Poofterism.

    *n
     
  9. iCraig

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    furious masturbation
     
  10. Rich1988

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    thats my hobby that is :)
     
  11. salami1212

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    cheers for the ideas
    well, im 15.. and tae kwon do is expensive.. i play basketball and things, i meant a past time like a hobby after skl, i used to skate, got a bit bored..

    theres no work for a 15 year old really. and im looking for something maybe on a school day. charity work, i cant do as im 15 and i cant leave country..

    hmm.. :?
     
  12. Noxis

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    Its already been stated but let me underline this fact.

    Why not just bash the bishop like every other 15 year old :confused:

    Google images with safe search off and its all free :p
     
  13. Yewen

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    You dont need to leave the country for chairty work!

    You could get in on Millenium Volunteers too I think, that would be well worth your time.

    http://www.millenniumvolunteers.gov.uk/

    Says 16, but one for the future!
     
  14. panthro

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    Thats not a hobby, its a lifestyle
     
  15. Rich1988

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    waiting until your 16 is a hobby isnt it :p
     
  16. Chunky

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    its a pastime though
     
  17. [TW]Fox

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    Football is too expensive? :confused:

    Whilst I hate football and think its rubbish, it certainly isn't expensive.

    All you need is:

    a) A football
    b) Some jumpers
    c) Some friends

    Job done.
     
  18. Ransom

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    get a BMX an learn some tricks

    or blades or off roading mountain biking

    i used to do all these till i became a fat knacker
     
  19. Confused

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    Start playing the guitar?
     
  20. jamoor

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    I think he would mean playing for a club or similar, one of my friends used to do that and he used to pay money to the club to play