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43 Revealing Questions to Ask Athletes

What was one of your “worst” games as a _________________?

What was one of your “best” games as a ___________________?

What has been one of your biggest disappointments as an athlete?

What has been one of your greatest accomplishment as an athlete?

What has been one of the best teams you have been on and why?

What has been one of the worst teams you have been on and why?

Name your girlfriend(s) in the order your dated them. How did it end? Are you dating someone now?

Do you wish you had a girlfriend now?

What has been a hardship in your life?

Who is a “hero” in your life and why?

What has been one of your greatest disappointments? What was the best team you have been on?

What was the most lopsided loss?

What was the most lopsided win?

If you didn’t come to ___________, where would you be?

When are you the most nervous while you are competing?

Describe an embarrassing athletic moment.

How do you tend to workout/train when by yourself?

In your family, who “likes” your sport the most? Why?

What other sport would you like to compete in if you were not playing yours?

If you could let another person take your place as an athlete, who would it be? Why?

Who would you say is your “biggest fan?” Why?

How would you give away $50,000?

If you could ask God one question, what would it be?

What do you feel like before you give a speech?

If you could be the head coach of a team for a year, what team would you choose?

What is something that is unique about your sport?

What is difficult about your sport?

What is satisfying about your sport?

What is the most challenging thing for you to do in your sport?

If you could change one rule about your sport, what would it be?

Describe a temper tantrum you have witnessed? (it can be about you also)

What is your favorite Disney movie?

What is your favorite food?

What is your favorite candy?

What is your favorite room in your house? What is your greatest fear?

How are you most like your mom?

How are you most like your dad?

What is the best compliment you have ever received?

What was the scariest thing you have had to do? Are you glad you did it?

What was the last thing you saw someone do that really impressed you?

What is your favorite hobby? Why?

What is something only God can do?

If you could know (now) who you will marry, would you want to?

About the Author

Ken CrossKen Cross is the Vice-President of the Sports Chaplains Network and Chaplain for Queens University both located in Charlotte, NC. Having pastored for almost 35 years, Ken is passionate about winsome evangelism and multiplying discipleship. One wife, five children and one grandchild on the way makes up the Cross family.View all posts by Ken Cross →

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