List of Hobbies and Interests

Anything that we do outdoors can help us to be stronger and smarter. Having stressful moments can give you a lot of undesirable outcomes in your work or your life. Having your hobby is one of the many reasons that you can do to make your stress fade away. Hobby is a thing that you love to do the most. This is the one that makes your soul and body to be lively.

Why Everyone Should Have a Hobby

So what are the reasons why you should have your hobby? You should have a hobby because of the following reasons.

It Boosts Your Creativity

There are lots of hobbies that are in need to exert your creativity. And when your creativity was developed by doing your hobby, you can also use it to your work. The skill of creativity is essential for businesses nowadays.

It Gives You Self-Confidence

In every time you are doing something great at your hobby, it will help you to boost your self-confidence. In every time you train yourself with your hobby, it is giving you confidence that you can use when you are working. Working is very challenging, and you need to have a higher level of confidence to take it and overcome it.

It  Gives You Lesser Stress

Being busy with the things that you loved to can help you to reduce the stress you are carrying. A hobby that is in need to have some physical activity can also give your body some changes that can reduce your stress. Even the hobbies that do not require physical activity, it will also give you lots of benefits.

 It Will Help You to Socialize

Technologies are the ways that you can get on engaging with other people that love the same hobbies as you. This is your way to meet other people and learn new things from them. This is also your way to be part of a group with a large number of people.

Personal development

Doing the things that you love will always improve your skills. Hobbies can help you to learn new things and to discover your talents. The things that you will learn through your hobbies are endless.

List of hobbies and interest

Sports

  • Airsoft
  • American football
  • Archery
  • Australian Football
  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Bicycling
  • Billiards
  • Body Building
  • Bowling
  • Boxing
  • Cheerleading
  • Chess Tournaments
  • Cooking Competitions
  • Color Guard
  • Cricket
  • Curling
  • Cycling
  • Dancing
  • Darts
  • Debate
  • Disc Golf
  • Dodgeball
  • Dog Sport
  • Falconry
  • Fantasy Football
  • Fencing
  • Field hockey
  • Figure skating
  • Fish Tournaments
  • Fishing
  • Flag Football
  • Floorball
  • Golfing
  • Handball
  • Horseback riding
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Ice Hockey
  • Ice Skating
  • Lacrosse
  • Marksmanship
  • Paintball
  • Racquetball
  • Roller Derby
  • Roller Skating
  • Rugby
  • Running
  • Sailing
  • Skateboarding
  • Skeet Shooting
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Soccer
  • Speed skating
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Table Tennis (ping pong)
  • Tennis
  • Ultimate Disc
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Outdoors

  • Air Sports
  • Aircraft Spotting
  • Astrology
  • Astronomy
  • Backpacking
  • Base Jumping
  • Baton Twirling
  • Beach/Sun Tanning
  • Beachcombing
  • Beekeeping
  • Bell Ringing
  • Belly Dancing
  • Bicycle Polo
  • Bird watching
  • BMX
  • Boating
  • Bonsai Tree
  • Building A House For Habitat For Humanity
  • Bus Spotting
  • Butterfly Watching
  • Camping
  • Canoeing
  • Cave Diving
  • Climbing
  • Cloud Watching
  • Driving
  • Dumpster Diving
  • Equestrianism – Horseback Riding
  • Fishing
  • Fishkeeping
  • Flower arranging
  • Flower collecting and pressing
  • Flying
  • Flying Drones
  • Flying Discs
  • Foraging
  • Fossil hunting
  • Four Wheeling
  • Frisbee Golf – Frolf
  • Gardening
  • Geocaching
  • Hiking/Backpacking
  • Hunting
  • Inline skating
  • Jogging
  • Judo
  • Jump Roping
  • Kayaking
  • Kite Boarding
  • Kite Flying
  • Kite Surfing
  • Knapping
  • Knife making
  • Knife Throwing
  • Lawn Darts
  • Metal detecting
  • Mountain biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Motorsports
  • Motorcycles
  • Parachuting
  • Paragliding or Power Paragliding
  • Pinochle
  • Polo
  • Rafting
  • Railfans (trainspotting)
  • Rappelling
  • Rock Balancing
  • Rock climbing
  • Rockets
  • Sand art
  • Sand Castles
  • Scouting
  • Scuba diving
  • Sculling or Rowing
  • Sculpting
  • Shark Fishing
  • Shooting sport
  • Skimboarding
  • Skydiving
  • Slacklining
  • Slingshots
  • Snorkeling
  • Spelunking
  • Squash
  • Stone Skipping
  • Storm Chasing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Survival
  • Tour Skating
  • Weather Watcher
  • Windsurfing
  • Wingsuit Flying
  • Ziplining
  • Boomerangs
  • Hang gliding
  • Gun Shooting

Collectables

  • Antiques Collecting
  • Artwork Collecting
  • Book Collecting
  • Buttons Collecting
  • Card Collecting
  • Coin Collecting
  • Comic Books Collecting
  • Deltiology (postcard collecting)
  • Diecast Cars Collecting
  • Elements Collecting
  • Guns Collecting
  • Hats Collecting
  • Insect Collections
  • Metal Collecting
  • Movie Memorabilia Collecting
  • Music Albums and Records Collecting
  • Sea glass Collecting
  • Seashells Collecting
  • Sports Cards (Baseball, Football, Basketball, Hockey)
  • Stamp Collecting
  • Stones Collecting
  • Swords Collecting
  • Tools Collecting
  • Toys Collecting
  • Trains Collecting
  • Video Game Collections
  • Minerals Collecting

Model Kits

  • Scale model building
  • Live steam models
  • Matchstick models
  • Military models
  • Model aircraft
  • Model cars
  • Model commercial vehicles
  • Model construction vehicles
  • Building models
  • Architectural models
  • Model figures
  • Model military vehicles
  • Rail transport modeling
  • Model rockets
  • Model Ships
  • Freelance model
  • Cardboard engineering
  • Firearm models (See Airsoft guns)
  • Gundam Models

Writing

  • Music
  • Creative
  • Songs
  • Poetry
  • Novels
  • Articles
  • E-Books
  • Children’s
  • Books
  • Letters

Hobbies that Can Earn Money

  • Freelance writing and blogging
  • Crafting
  • Cake decorating
  • Garage sales and auctions
  • Freelance photography
  • Carpentry
  • Graphic design

For the Social

  • Wine tasting
  • Flea markets
  • Board games and trivia
  • Bingo
  • Bowling
  • Team and club sports
  • Book club
  • Acting
  • Frisbee golf

For the Music Lover

  • Playing an instrument
  • Singing and choir
  • Going to concerts
  • Music history or theory studies
  • Produce music
  • Band promotion
  • Teaching music
  • Music collecting

For Stress Relief

  • Yoga
  • Meditation

Help Others

  • Volunteer
  • Be a mentor
  • Be an activist
  • Work to save the environment
  • Get active in your community