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Reaping the Rewards through a Sports Trophy

At the end of any gruelling sports competition, whoever won the trophy, whether team or player, matters most, far outweighing on how good was the team play or the strategy of the player. Being rewarded a deserving trophy might be considered more like a psychological remuneration but even then to be afforded with one after a hard competition is well worth it. A sports trophy recognizes the effort invested by a team or player including the successful process of winning the game, so much so that the award will ingrain in them with a commitment to aspire to win more. The positive effect of the significance of a trophy is not just being rubbed on the winners, but that even the non-winning players can effect in them the idea of being motivated to aspire better in future competitions.

With all consciousness on what a trophy means to a sports competitor, the awarding committee should take every step to ensure that the kind of trophy that will be rewarded must be of quality and well-designed. In order to come out with a quality trophy, these considerations must be of most concern: weight, detail, size, material, and age of recipient. A trophy that feels light and small is disappointing to the winner as he will feel not fully compensated with his efforts; therefore, a deserving trophy must be weighty and celebrated in the right size, representing the enormity of the player’s effort and struggle. The quality trophies are those that are made of resin material and plated with a dark gold finish, however, above this and which is more expensive are trophies that are made of glass or crystal. Choosing for a more pricey trophy, the glass kind, produced by hand or machine, is a more costly option and there are two varieties, the jade edged and the soda glass. The range of crystal type of trophies are classified into 24{ef9a68f882d83374126280ad393883171f466dea3383ed9a9b867a3abe25cdbb} lead crystal and optical crystal and both can be hand or machine made. Another point in looking for a quality trophy is the details that are put in the design, which should be custom-fit to the kind of sports that is being held. Trophies are accorded with age, so that in a kids competition, the trophy design must look creative and fun to hold, while in a professional competition, the kind of trophies must be pricey and of classic design. The last point of consideration, too, is the engraving which can be performed using any of the following: manual, computerized, lathing, pillar drills, and circular saw. Manual engraving can be for small jobs as this work takes too long while computer machines can easily speed up the work.

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