Hobbies are very important in many ways, especially for young people. Hobbies get you to go outside. Hobbies also get you to interact with other people, so you get friends.
When you have a hobby you enjoy, it becomes more than just something to kill time with. If your hobby includes working out or doing something physical
it also helps you to stay in shape. Hobbies also encourages you to attend them more often. If your hobby is to play baseball, for example, you will learn hand-eye coordination.