Rules for dating a mormon girl
Unofficially, though, BYU students have confirmed the story on message boards and websites all over the Internet.
Missionary rules are extremely explicit about this: Missionaries can’t play in leagues, in tournaments, or on a full-size, regulation basketball court.
Playing half-court basketball is actually a luxury for these missionaries.
Almost every other sport is completely off-limits—especially swimming.
Nearly 15 million Mormons are spread across the world, yet the rest of the population seems to know little about them or their beliefs.
They seem like wholesome people, but what are their lives actually like? It’s a question worth asking because it turns out that there are quite a few rules—and some of them are a lot weirder than you might expect.
According to the missionary handbook, they can “never go swimming.” Ever. The Mormon Church is strongly against full-court basketball and playing Marco Polo in local swimming pools because they’re worried about injuries.