to persist in an idea, purpose or task despite obstacles
To succeed in golf, players must continue through bad breaks and their own mistakes, while learning from past experiences.
APPLYING ON THE GOLF COURSE
Lost or out-of-bounds ball? If you don’t find your ball withing five minutes after you begin to search for it, then under a penalty of one stroke, you may play a ball as near as possible at the spot from which the ball was last played. Think about how playing with perseverance can help you in this situation.
APPLYING AT HOME
Parents: Ask your child to think about three ways they can show perseverance at school, home or playing other sports, then record when you seem them do it.