Sports in the Modern City

Many young people living in crowded places seek an outlet. So they turn to urban sports. These sports usually require minimum gear, and can take place in almost any venue. Since they are commonly seen in cities, these sports activities are given the name "urban sports".Note that urban sports is not the same thing as extreme sports. Urban sports are much safer, when compared to extreme sports. Extreme sports are much more dangerous exercises. Very often, extreme means the execution of highly ...
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Ephedra-based diet pills and doping

Spectacular sport performances often coexisted with equally sensational doping cases. One of the most common and popular enhancing substances was the Ephedra-based diet pill. Many sportsmen were publicly shamed, banned from their sport and left the competitive scene. Why should athletes stay away from Ephedra pill? Ephedrine, either as a dietary supplement, or as the Ephedra weight-loss pill, is a banned substance. Any athlete who fails the Ephedrine doping test is forever discredited. Here are ...
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The Origins of Basketball.

The origins of the game of basketball can be traced back to a gentleman by the name of Dr. James Naismith. In 1861, Naismith was born in Almonte, Ontario, Canada. During his early school days, Naismith would play a game called duck on a rock whereby the child would endeavor to knock the duck off the top of the rock with a toss of another rock. Later on, Naismith would go on to McGill University in Montreal and would later become McGill University’s Athletic Director. He would subsequently ...
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How To Lose Weight Tips: Doing Sports and Losing Weight/Heart rate

Sports has always been the most important thing losing and maintaining weight, shaping your body and most importantly keeping your body healthy and strong. In this article you’ll find out heart rate. Heart rate index is important while working out. The heart rate during exercise is an indicator of intensity, or in other words how hard you are working. As you get fitter, your heart rate should decrease for any given exercise workload. During exercise, your heart rate will depend on the ...
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Live betting

Live betting is one of the main sources of income for the bookmaker why? Well before the match starts there is always large publicity about the coming fixtures for Live matches.They are often 2 strong team facing each other and they are most likely to be telecast throughout the world.why? It is because a lot of people likes to bet on sports that they are able to view live especially those recreation punters who gets real kick watching their favourites team play and also big-time soccer punters ...
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TOP T.E.N Myths Surrounding the Montreal Expos

10 - That the Expos lost its fan base after all the English left in the early 80’s. The Olympic Stadium continued to average over 18 thousand visitors per game until 1997. While they were not leaders in attendance by any stretch, it was still a solid base that a strong committed ownership can have grown from. 9 – That the Atlanta Braves are on the verge of their 13th CONSECUTIVE division title. While this claim may be technically true, it has about as much merit as McGuire’s or Bonds’ ...
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The Identity of Pele Revealed

Who is Pele? His Autobiography Reveals who he is and why. Hi, Pele is one awesome man and soccer player, Contents: ·Description of Socio-cultural Group of the Family of Origin ·Historical Event: Professional Football in Brazil 1933 Don’t be fooled these reports are robust and between the two of them deliver everything promised and a little more… So enjoy them and share them with friends (please include all links). I have written them from my passion for Pele and to get to know him ...
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How to Lose Weight Tips: Doing Sports and Losing Weight-Best Sports For You

It’s been known for centuries that losing weight doesn’t include only a special diet. Sports has always been the most important thing losing and maintaining weight, shaping your body and most importantly keeping your body healthy and strong. In this article you’ll find out what best sports for you. The exercises must suit your taste and physical abilities. For example, if you have arthritis, swimming is best for you.  Best sports for you?     The best is the one that suits You. Choose ...
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Football Shirt Jersey - A Long Journey from Victorian Jersey to Modern Football Shirt

In 1863, the first football association was formed. During the initial years, there was no dress code for football players. The players of the rival teams were not required to wear team uniform that distinguished rival players from each other. After Rugby was split from football, the first set of codes for football uniform, were framed. In 1870, the first football clothing was made and in 1879 the first football jersey was made. The jerseys were made from thick cotton fiber to withstand the ...
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What started it all - the History of Volleyball

By Rebecca Blain of http://www.everything -volleyball.com Surprisingly, one of the most well loved sports in the world is also relatively young. Despite the game's youth, it has gone through a wide variety of changes and evolution as a part of its rich history. Believe it or not, but at one time there wasn't Asics or Nike women's volleyball shoes or even volleyball uniforms for sale anywhere, let alone online! To fully understand and appreciate how much the game has changed and how much work ...
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