(see Acrobatics, Jumping, Marathon, Olympics, Running)
Each sport depicted in a dream reveals different dynamic emotions or actions on your part.
For example, seeing an acrobat is far different from dreaming of a football player.
The first likely symbolizes a recognized need for flexibility in your current situation, whereas the second might reveal aggressive action needed to achieve your goals. Consider each vision separately, as well as how the athlete(s) performs, for more insight.
Team sports speak of the ability to act in concert with others. How well does the team play together? Does one person seem to dominate the field, or is it a cooperative effort?
Extreme sports like windsurfing and skateboarding reflect the need to push yourself to the limits of excellence, hut sometimes with tremendous risks involved. Start considering the price you may pay for trying to obtain that proverbial brass ring.... The Language of Dreams
Playing sports represents being active and aggressive in pursuing your goals in life through fairness and good sportsmanship. Dreaming about sports may comment on a competitive endeavor. Observing sports events may point to witnessing your progress in achieving your goals. It may suggest that you are being competitive.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Dreams of sports signify your attitude about teamwork, competition and sportsmanship, winning and losing. Dreams of sports also denote your desire to come out ahead in your current life challenge. Consider whether or not you are handling your circumstance with fairness and sportsmanlike conduct. See Competition.... Strangest Dream Explanations
If you are playing at a team sport, busy times working with other people lie ahead. Whether or not your team wins or loses indicates your level of success. Losing the game, however, does NOT mean failure. It only indicates delays.
If you are watching a team playing a team sport, you may feel isolated from the others around you - being on the “outside looking in.” Courage may be necessary for you to join with your community.
Participating in an individual event, such as in golf, tennis, swimming or track indicates a strong desire to improve yourself and your circumstances.... Dream Explanations of Astro Center
Dreams about baseball, football, hockey, and the like reveal a subconscious desire for harmony and teamwork. Playing a game means you expect a fair deal from others. See Games, Tennis.... Psycho Dream Interpretation
As a spectator in a sports arena, you may capture the greater view or the whole picture as to your position in life’s game. You may gain an overall sense of your performance.... Ariadne's Book of Dream
Sports and athletic wear point to team identification and may comment “Join them and win.” A man appearing in a woman’s dream wearing an athletic jersey may indicate that the man is a real player “Watch out.”’... Ariadne's Book of Dream
If you dream of jet skiing, water skiing, surfing, or of participating in any water sport, then you are attempting to master or get control over your emotions and your understanding of your subconscious mind.
If you dream that you are excelling in this sport, then you have a degree of mastery over your feelings and emotions.
If you dream that you are not doing well at this sport, then you are working toward emotional understanding, but you still feel at their effect. See Surfing.... Strangest Dream Explanations