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Aerobics


Strength Training Bests Aerobics for Cardioprotection

MedscapeMedscape - Nov 23, 2018
LIMA, Peru — Static exercise, such as strength training, might be superior to dynamic exercise, such as walking or cycling, for conferring protection against cardiovascular disease (CVD), new research suggests. Using data from the 2005/06 National ...  

American Football


CEFL Team Profile: Istanbul Koç Rams keep building football in Turkey, and beyond

American Football InternationalAmerican Football International - Dec 3, 2018
It was the first time in Koç University history that they had an American Football Team within the university, and it was not easy to set things right in the beginning. However, with the outstanding effort and financial support of the students, the ...  

Archery


Baseball


Young players have officially taken over Major League Baseball

ESPNESPN - Dec 4, 2018
This is true of every generation -- a universal truth -- but it has probably never been more true in baseball than it is right now, right this very second. We're going to lay it out here, real simple, real factual. Here's point one: 1. In 2018, players ...  

Basketball


Badminton


Beach Volleyball


Currituck's Kamryn Johnson wins beach volleyball tournament
The Daily Advance - Nov 24, 2018

18 in Apex, N.C.. By winning the tournament, Johnson and Gray earned a bid to the ESPL National Championships in Gulf Shores, Alabama in February. Johnson, who signed to play beach volleyball at Stetson University Nov. 14, along with Gray, a University ...  

Bossaball


How people exercise in 15 places around the world

INSIDERINSIDER - Nov 28, 2018
One common workout in Spain is called bossaball, which has been around for a long time. It mixes a bunch of different kinds of workouts: volleyball, football, and Brazilian dance, then athletes compete on a giant trampoline with a net. It's a game ...  

Bocce


Petaluma Home On 2 Acres Has Gourmet Kitchen, Bocce Court, Loft

Patch.comPatch.com - Nov 21, 2018
After your guests are wowed by the park-like property with a bocce ball court and meandering paths, invite them inside via your formal grand entry graced by a custom staircase. The three-bedroom, three-bath home includes a master suite with a walk-in ...  

Body Building


Fitness


Watching Your Wallet: Strengthen your financial fitness before 2019

WWSBWWSB - Dec 3, 2018
MIDLOTHIAN, VIRGINIA (INVESTIGATETV) - It's nearly time to make those New Year's resolutions. For most of us, January first brings renewed promises to shape up or slim down, but this is also a great time of year to get a head start on your money ...  

Fitness Gym


Draymond Green to open first Blink Fitness gym in Warren
Crain's Detroit Business - Nov 14, 2018

Former MSU and current Golden State Warriors basketball star Draymond Green will open his first Blink Fitness gym in Warren, the first in a wave of locations planned by the Saginaw native and his business partner Tom Shumaker under a franchise deal ...  

Bowling


Bowlero to offer free bowling game, shoe rental Saturday

New Haven RegisterNew Haven Register - Nov 29, 2018
MILFORD — Bowlero Milford is offering the public the perfect game of bowling Saturday — a free one. As part of special customer appreciation day, all those who arrive between noon and 3 p.m. can bowl a game free, get a free shoe rental, a $5 gift ...  

Chess


All Squared Away: Chess Team Dominates Belgrade in Cup Victory

University of Texas at Dallas (press release)University of Texas at Dallas (press release) - Dec 5, 2018
In one of the largest, multiple-board matches in college chess, the UT Dallas chess team recently defeated the University of Belgrade in the teams' annual competition. UT Dallas won the 2018 Svetozar Gligoric Transatlantic Cup 12½ points to 3½ points ...  

Cricket


Slogger's graveyard: Glut of white-ball cricket softens India for kill

The Sydney Morning HeraldThe Sydney Morning Herald - Dec 6, 2018
Like men trying to change the tyres on a moving vehicle, India's batsmen tried to relearn how to play Test cricket while playing a Test match. Their failure was both understandable and a resounding disappointment. One after another, the touring top ...  

Croquet


Croquet club's finals of Turner Shield to be decided

The Young WitnessThe Young Witness - Nov 30, 2018
Young Croquet Club's Christmas Party and presentation of trophies is on Saturday, December 15 at 12pm for 12.30pm at the Empire Hotel. Numbers and payments and any diets to Fay Slater before December 7. The Turner Shield has once again provided us ...  

Curling


Curling season heats up with Canada Cup from Estevan

TSNTSN - Dec 3, 2018
The Canada Cup is one of the most competitive events in curling with no easy matchups on the schedule, similar to what you might see at a Scotties Tournament of Hearts or Tim Hortons Brier. If you're not an elite level team, you won't get an invite. It ...  

Cycling


Azizul wins bronze medal at Cycling World Cup in Berlin

The Star OnlineThe Star Online - Dec 2, 2018
PETALING JAYA: Malaysian Track cyclist Azizulhasni Awang has won a bronze medal in the Uci Track Cycling World Cup. He made it to the World Cup podium after an impressive ride in the third leg of the series in Berlin, Germany. His bronze medal feat was ...  

Dancesport


Win tickets to the Australian DanceSport Championship in Melbourne

Bendigo AdvertiserBendigo Advertiser - Nov 30, 2018
NATIONAL and international talent and dance enthusiasts will gather in Melbourne next week for the 73rd Australian DanceSport Championship. The competition will see more than 1000 ballroom athletes take to the stage at Melbourne Arena for three days, ...  

Darts


Interactive Brokers' (IBKR) November DARTs Increase Y/Y

Zacks.comZacks.com - Dec 4, 2018
The segment, which deals with the clearance and settlement of trades for individual and institutional clients globally, reported a year-over-year rise in Daily Average Revenue Trades (DARTs). Total client DARTs came in at 907,000, increasing 14% from ...  

Equestrian


Expansion of equestrian trail system explored
Wellsville Daily Reporter - Nov 30, 2018

BELMONT — Should Allegany County do more to invest in its equestrian trails? The topic came up at the November Planning and Economic Development Committee meeting, with Legislator Bill Dibble (R-Little Genesee) championing the cause. Dibble ...  

Field Hockey


Field hockey: Albertus Magnus program founder is Rockland Player of the Year

The Journal News | LoHud.comThe Journal News | LoHud.com - Nov 29, 2018
Mary O'Connor's dad, Sean, went to Albertus Magnus. When it came time for her to choose whether to attend Clarkstown North or Albertus, she was torn. She wanted to follow her dad's path. But Albertus didn't have a field hockey team and O'Connor, who'd ...  

Gaelic Football


TOMMY MARTIN: Gaelic football can learn from the way catenaccio was prised open

Irish ExaminerIrish Examiner - Nov 29, 2018
He died in 1992, but perhaps if he were alive today La Gazzetta Dello Sport would have a healthy section devoted to Gaelic football. So much about modern Gaelic football, and the debate which has led to experimental rules changes being sanctioned this ...  

Playing Golf


The three most common injuries caused by playing golf and how to prevent them
Golf.com - Nov 16, 2018

Injuries are unfortunately a natural part of the game of golf. Some are more preventable than others. So, we decided to look into what are golf's most common injuries, how they are suffered, caused, and how to prevent them from occurring. For this, we ...  

Gymnastics


Prep gymnastics: Trojans create, inspire, aim high

Daily GlobeDaily Globe - Nov 30, 2018
But in gymnastics, there's always something new to perfect.” Eggers, now a senior, began working with Reitmeier as a second-grader in the SWAG program. She is a multiple individual qualifier for the state tournament, competing last season in vault ...  

Goalball


Goalball, a sport for the visually impaired

The Straits TimesThe Straits Times - Nov 30, 2018
In goalball, teams of three have to throw a ball containing bells into the opponent's goal. The players are blindfolded, which allows those without visual impairment to join in. Published. Dec 02,2018. Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Email More. Share Tweet ...  

Handball


Handball: Double delight for ISAS at CBSE Clusters National Handball Championship

Times of OmanTimes of Oman - Nov 28, 2018
MUSCAT: Indian School Al Seeb achieved another milestone in the sports arena when the handball team as well as coach Tony Thomas walked away with laurels at the CBSE Clusters National Handball Championship held in India from November 15 to 22.  

Hurling


Hurling, camogie on UNESCO list of protected cultural activities

RTE.ieRTE.ie - Nov 29, 2018
The ancient games of hurling and camogie have been added to UNESCO's list of protected cultural activities around the world. The games, among the oldest and fastest field sports in the world, were chosen after a lengthy process. UNESCO maintains that ...  

Jai Alai


They claim this as victory?
Island Packet - Nov 10, 2018

Many years ago, I attended my one and only Jai Alai match in Florida. I remember my brother-in-law proclaiming that our team won. He then proceeded to the window to cash in our winning tickets. Strangely, I don't not remember receiving any payout that ...  

Korfball


Autonomous Maintenance as a Team Activity
Automation.com (press release) - Nov 8, 2018

In the Dutch sport korfball, every player has the same role. Unlike sports with designated positions, each individual is equally responsible for attacking and defending the basket. This article explains how autonomous maintenance, one of the pillars of ...  

BMX Racing


Formula One


Formula One looks to future with VR app deal

SportsPro MediaSportsPro Media - Dec 3, 2018
Racing series Formula One has signed a deal with virtual reality (VR) company Dream VR, with the tie-up designed to revolutionise the sport's fan experience. The partnership sees users will be given initial access to VR content from the 2018 Mexican ...  

Nascar


Former NASCAR champs Busch, Kenseth set to move on in 2019

Associated Press (press release) (blog)Associated Press (press release) (blog) - Nov 17, 2018
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) — NASCAR's driver carousel will spin long after the season finale. Former Cup champions Kurt Busch and Matt Kenseth, and Daniel Suarez, AJ Allmendinger, Regan Smith and Jamie McMurray are among the drivers certain to start ...  

Drag Racing


Man dies in Sanford explosion sparked while fueling drag racing car, sheriff says

CBS17.comCBS17.com - Nov 30, 2018
Carter said that two men were in a garage working on a drag racing car for an upcoming race. The pair were filling a tank with nitromethane when it exploded. One man died while the other suffered minor injuries. The identity of the man who died has not ...  

Drag Car


Tempt Fate With This Wheelie-Popping 1957 Willys Jeep Drag Car

RoadandTrack.comRoadandTrack.com - Nov 26, 2018
If you love to drag race, but are tired of all the similar cars that show up to your local strip, consider picking this thing up. It's a 1957 Willys Jeep that's been built into a proper drag racing car, equipped with everything you need to wow the ...  

Nhra


'NHRA on Fox – Powered by Dodge' Livestream broadcast set for 2018 PRI Show

NHRA.comNHRA.com - Dec 4, 2018
The Dodge brand is fired up for the 2019 race season, bringing the 2018 Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Trade Show right to enthusiasts and race fans as official sponsor of NHRA Livestream coverage from the annual event, scheduled for Dec. 6-8 at the ...  

Funny Cars


1970s Funny Cars!

NHRA.comNHRA.com - Nov 16, 2018
As I continue to work my way through the photo library of Ron Lewis, who generously shared with me thousands of images from his five decades of covering drag racing, we arrive at the one I've been most looking forward to: 1970s Funny Cars. These are ...  

Top Fuel Dragster


Steve Torrence bullish about his crew and his NHRA Top Fuel success

San Bernardino County SunSan Bernardino County Sun - Nov 8, 2018
POMONA — One thing is certain about this weekend's Auto Club Final: Steve Torrence will be smiling when he arrives in Pomona and when he leaves Sunday night. That's the advantage of wrapping up the NHRA Top Fuel dragster championship before the ...  

Motorcycle Racing


A multiscreen experience of motorcycle racing

Phys.OrgPhys.Org - Nov 30, 2018
2-IMMERSE's latest prototype offers a multiscreen experience of MotoGP, the motorcycle racing world championship. The prototype is described in a paper published on the 'IBC365' online community platform. MotoGP races are shown on a TV screen while ...  

Motocross


'Kicker Arenacross' has some of the nation's most elite motocross racers coming to Albuquerque

KRQE News 13KRQE News 13 - Nov 28, 2018
Some of the nation's most elite motocross racers will roll into Albuquerque this weekend for Kicker Arenacross, a high-throttle event which many believe to be the most physically-demanding sport ever. Kicker Arenacross is an off-road motorcycle racing ...  

Go Kart


Florida-bound Norwegian Encore to feature 'Kinky Boots,' largest go-kart track yet

Orlando SentinelOrlando Sentinel - Nov 28, 2018
Some significant footwear will be making Miami home when Norwegian Encore makes its way to Florida after its 2019 debut. Norwegian Cruise Line announced the signature stage show on board will be Tony-award winning “Kinky Boots,” which features ...  

Netball


Netball World Cup 2019: BBC to broadcast tournament with Sky Sports

BBC SportBBC Sport - Nov 26, 2018
The BBC will show every match of the Netball World Cup 2019 from day four onwards. England will be looking to back up their success as reigning Commonwealth champions at the World Cup, which takes place in Liverpool from 12-21 July,. Sky will show ...  

Pickleball


Sports calendar: Pickleball clinics offered in Palos area, more

Chicago TribuneChicago Tribune - Dec 4, 2018
Oak Lawn: Registration is open for Oak Lawn Baseball's 2019 spring season, open to kids ages 4 to 14. Register now for early-bird prices at www.registration.buzz/olb. Tinley Park: Registration is open for the 2019 Tinley Park Bulldogs, open to kids ...  

Pocket Billiards


Painting the town: Groups decorate windows for holiday season
Sunbury Daily Item - Nov 22, 2018

Some businesses have special-themed scenes. The McCarty's Corner Pocket Billiards has a reindeer shooting pool, the new Eclipse Brewing Company has a deer with a pint of beer and Rivers Edge Pedal & Paddle has a snowman in a kayak and Santa with ...  

Powerboating


Powerboating: Frankie sets world record on waters made famous by Bluebird's Donald Campbell

Isle of Wight County PressIsle of Wight County Press - Nov 9, 2018
Powerboating: Frankie sets world record on waters made famous by Bluebird's Donald Campbell. By Jon Moreno Sport Editor. Frankie Rose in action on Coniston Waters in the Lake District. IN THE grand finale to the powerboat racing season, the Isle of ...  

Powerlifting


Rugby


Rugby union: talking points from the final round of autumn Tests

The GuardianThe Guardian - Nov 26, 2018
England's autumn ledger reads as follows: P4 W3 L1; tries scored 10, tries conceded six. They have looked both excellent and sluggish at times but the overall end-of-term report has to be a positive one. If the Vunipolas return fit and firing, Manu ...  

Shaolin


Shaolin Monks Have Shared Their Top Tips For Staying Youthful

TheTalko.com (blog)TheTalko.com (blog) - Dec 1, 2018
As someone famous once said, staying young is an inside job. It's not just fish oil and collagen supplements we're talking about, but the right state of mind, which, according to Shaolin monks is just as important to ward off grey hairs. And their ...  

Squash


Steelers' Ryan Switzer, radio host squash beef with charity

Tribune-ReviewTribune-Review - Nov 24, 2018
Updated Nov 25,2018. Who says nothing good can come from Twitter beef? A dispute between Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver/return man Ryan Switzer and 93.7 The Fan radio host Colin Dunlap has resulted in the creation of a charitable intiiative dubbed ...  

Sailing


Sailing: Next edition of Sailing Arabia

Times of OmanTimes of Oman - Nov 26, 2018
As well as the route reversal, the ninth edition of EFG Sailing Arabia – The Tour will again offer a varied mix of quick-fire in-port stadium-style races and longer offshore coastal legs, providing ideal warm weather winter racing ahead of the European ...  

Soccer


Julie Foudy helped kick off a winning soccer tradition

The Boston GlobeThe Boston Globe - Nov 28, 2018
Before the World Cup wins or Olympic gold medals, the most successful generation of American soccer talent began coalescing in Blaine, Minn., in 1987. It was the definition of a humble beginning. “Mia was 15, Kristine was 16, and I was 16,” recalled ...  

Table Tennis


VIDEO: Teen's epic table tennis move goes viral

WLS-TVWLS-TV - Nov 28, 2018
A 15-year-old table tennis player has pulled off a move so amazing, it made him an social media star. Never give up! That's the theme of this incredible sports moment caught on camera. This happened during a match at the Trondheim Table Tennis Club in ...  

Tennis


Why I'll Enjoy Reflecting on Tennis in the Off-Season

New York TimesNew York Times - Dec 1, 2018
And so, as my wife ran yet another weekend race in Central Park and our daughters did the millions of things that they tend to do on a Sunday morning, I spent the first daylight hours of my birthday under the spell, for one last time, of the 2018 ...  

Volleyball


Volleyball MVPs were committed to developing their own skills as much as the success of their teammates

Deseret NewsDeseret News - Dec 4, 2018
It is not unusual for talented athletes to work hard at improving their own skills. It is more rare for those standouts to try to bring out the best in those around them — regardless of their natural abilities. This year's Deseret News Volleyball MVPs ...  

Waterpolo


NCAA water polo championship: USC and Stanford to meet in title game

NCAA.comNCAA.com - Dec 2, 2018
One game left: Stanford vs. USC for the national championship. The game will be played Sunday at 6 p.m. ET. WATCH LIVE STREAM HERE | VIEW THE FULL BRACKET. In the first game of Saturday's semifinals, host team Stanford took down UC-San Diego.  

Racquetball


Penngrove's Heather Mahoney again world junior racquetball champion
Petaluma Argus Courier - Nov 14, 2018

Penngrove's Heather Mahoney is once again a Junior Racquetball world champion. Mahoney teamed with Julia Stein of Pennsylvania to take the gold medal in the 14-and-under class in the World Racquetball Championships held in Mexico. Mahoney also ...  

Trampolining


Captain's Corner: Trampolining

ForgeTodayForgeToday - Nov 14, 2018
CS: I was introduced to trampolining by a school friend who suggested that I should come along to one of her training sessions. I loved the sport immediately, and am still doing it five years on to prove it! LO: I used to do gymnastics when I was ...  

Weight Lifting


Weight lifting better for heart health than running, new study finds

Telegraph.co.ukTelegraph.co.uk - Nov 16, 2018
Lifting weights is healthier for the heart than going for a run or a walk, new research has found.  

Wheelchair Basketball


Afghan Team Wins Wheelchair Basketball Tournament In Lebanon

TOLOnewsTOLOnews - Dec 2, 2018
Afghanistan National Wheelchair Basketball Team won the Hanna Lahoud International Wheelchair Basketball Tournament in Lebanon after defeating Syria in the final match on Saturday evening. The Afghan team ended the tournament with no loss.  

Jogging


What's The Difference Between Running & Jogging? Here's How Experts Differentiate The Two
Elite Daily - Nov 20, 2018

"Jogging and running share many similarities, however, there are just as many differences," Adnan Munye, a personal trainer, fitness and sports injury specialist, and founder of AMMFitness, tells Elite Daily over email. So let's get into some of those ...  

Marathon


Over 250 Runners Were Caught Cheating at Shenzhen Half Marathon

Runner's WorldRunner's World - Dec 1, 2018
A half marathon in China made international news for all the wrong reasons: Hundreds of participants were caught cheating at the Shenzhen Half Marathon on November 25. Officials punished 258 runners for cheating. That included 18 runners with fake bib ...  

Ultramarathon


Brain cancer survivor runs ultramarathon in West Tennessee

WBBJ-TVWBBJ-TV - Nov 24, 2018
He's running 40 miles in the Black Diamond ultramarathon. “I have to wear this machine. I'm carrying it on my back,” Price said. That device is called Optune. It sends electric pulses through Price's brain to stop cancer cells from growing. The race ...  

Triathlon


Check out the USA Triathlon Holiday Gift Guide

TeamUSA.orgTeamUSA.org - Dec 3, 2018
Check out the 2018 USA Triathlon Holiday Gift Guide today. To shop, visit the digital edition of the gift guide here. Find deals on gear from ROKA, Rudy Project, Technogym, KT TAPE, Science in Sport, Gatorade, the USA Triathlon Store and other brands.  

Parkour


Parkour Athletes Kicked Out of India for Filming Rooftop Stunts

FstoppersFstoppers - Nov 30, 2018
A group of parkour athletes and filmmakers have been instructed by police to leave India after upsetting local residents by jumping between the rooftops of buildings in Mumbai. India Today reports that six of the seven friends were told to take a ...  

Freerunning


Parkour freerunning organizations resist FIG's efforts to 'usurp' the sport

Deutsche WelleDeutsche Welle - Nov 30, 2018
Snowboarding, freestyle BMX biking, skateboarding, and now perhaps parkour: The Olympics has been consciously trying to bring youthful niche sports into the fold in recent years, in no small part with an eye on the future. To this end, the global ...  

Chirunning


Live Well: ChiRunning can heal, prevent running injuries

Colorado Springs GazetteColorado Springs Gazette - Sep 27, 2016
When I stumbled across ChiRunning, I was intrigued. I like chi, or what Eastern disciplines identify as life force energy (and what yogis call prana), and I used to like running until it gifted me with plantar fasciitis and bunions and made my knees ...  

Adventure Racing


Adventure Race World Championships: Hongkongers battle 420km course with bike crashes and vomiting

South China Morning PostSouth China Morning Post - Nov 21, 2018
Adventure racing is a combination of running, paddling, cycling and often other challenges. The North Face team consisted of Jantaraboon Kiangchaipaiphana and Ryan Blair from Hong Kong, along with Guilherme Pahl Siqueira Silva and Camila De Araujo ...  

Highland Games


Hurling hammers for men's health at the Highland Games in Buckley
KING5.com - Nov 18, 2018

Local highland athletes hosted a special day of games in the name of men's health. The 5th annual Mo Throw Highland Games happened Saturday at the Buckley Log Show Arena. The day of games featured dozens of athletes from around the Northwest ...  

Mountain Climbing


Mountain climbing in a Rolls-Royce SUV

CNNCNN - Nov 9, 2018
Jackson, Wyoming (CNN) Immediately to my right, there was a steep mountainside, a veritable wall of brown grass, bushes and trees. On my left was a long steep drop toward a valley far below. In between, was a narrow path covered in jumbled rocks and me ...  

Horse Racing


Family Foundation appeals ruling on slot-like machines at horse tracks

Courier JournalCourier Journal - Nov 27, 2018
Earlier this month, Churchill Downs and Lexington's Keeneland racetrack won approval from the state's horse racing commission to operate a $125 million facility in Christian County. That facility will house 1,500 instant-racing machines. In response to ...  

Camel Racing


Saudi Arabia's Empty Quarter sees camel-racing revival

Arab NewsArab News - Dec 3, 2018
JEDDAH: In Saudi Arabia's southernmost point, there is renewed fervor in the otherwise docile town of Sharurah, Najran province. Camel racing in the region's famous Empty Quarter is a renowned legacy among the area's ancient tribes, which were said to ...  

Swimming


Miguel Vasquez, Gents Swimming
Centenary College Athletics - Dec 3, 2018

Freshman Gents Swimmer Miguel Vasquez grabbed Centenary Athlete of the Week honors for the third time this season on Monday, December 3. Vasquez turned in a successful weekend at the third annual Hendrix Invite with event wins in both the 100 ...  

Rowing


Greg Rutherford set to miss British Indoor Rowing Championships

BBC SportBBC Sport - Dec 1, 2018
Ex-long jumper Greg Rutherford looks set to miss the British Indoor Rowing Championships. The 32-year-old former world, Olympic, European and Commonwealth champion was invited to participate by British Rowing after taking part in talent identification ...  

Sculling


Sculling to success: athlete aspires to reach professional level

The IthacanThe Ithacan - Nov 1, 2018
Brija has been on the sculling team since her sophomore year. She said that this is unusual because traditionally, the team consists of upperclassmen. She also said that she finds sculling compelling because it requires more technique than rowing does.  

Wind Surfing


Floats our boat

Pueblo ChieftainPueblo Chieftain - Nov 7, 2018
Participants will get to spend time on sailboats, motorboats, kayaks, stand-up boards and, possibly, wind-surfing boards. No prior boating experience is required. To help with its launch, the Pueblo chapter received a 26-foot sailboat as a donation.  

Kite Surfing


Reward offered for Olympian's kite-surfing dog, possibly stolen during competition
FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay - Nov 7, 2018

ST. PETERSBURG (FOX 13) - A dog, quite famous for his adventures on the water, has gone missing and his family needs help to find him. St. Pete police actually believe someone stole a Jack Russell terrier, named Zeus, during a kitesurfing competition ...  

Scuba Diving


Bahamas named 2019 Best Scuba Diving Destination for Big Animals, captures seven awards

EyeWitness NewsEyeWitness News - Dec 1, 2018
During the recent Dive Equipment Manufacturing Association (DEMA) trade show held at the Las Vegas Convention Center, November 14-17, in Las Vegas, The Bahamas captured seven awards and was named 2019 Best Scuba Diving Destination for Big ...  

Cave Diving


Freediving


Japanese grannies cling to freediving fishing tradition

The Phnom Penh PostThe Phnom Penh Post - Nov 30, 2018
A GROUP of Japanese grannies emerges from a boat returning to shore. Clad in black wetsuits and bubbling with energy, they are part of a dwindling community of “ama” – freediving fisherwomen. As they compare the hauls of shellfish they have gathered, ...  

Snorkeling


New Jersey man dies snorkeling off Key Largo

Miami HeraldMiami Herald - Nov 9, 2018
A New Jersey man died while snorkeling off Key Largo Thursday afternoon. Rodney Jinkins, 49, of Westfield, New Jersey, lost consciousness swimming within John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park around 3:30 p.m., said Adam LInhardt, Monroe County ...  

Rafting


Rafting – “World 2 Big”

StereogumStereogum - Nov 29, 2018
Rafting is the synth-pop project of Columbus musician Dallin Stevenson. Last year the 24-year-old traded the indie rock band he'd been playing with since high school for a solo career crafting woozy, chillwave-adjacent electronic tracks and touring ...  

Kiteboarding


Great Zeus! Stolen kiteboarding dog has been found!

WTSP.comWTSP.com - Nov 9, 2018
A famous kiteboarding dog has been found. Zeus, a 7-year-old, 17-pound Jack Russell Terrier, was reported stolen from his owner, 16-year-old Olympian Cameron Maramenides, on Sunday as Maramenides competed in an event near the Sunshine Skyway ...  

Water Skiing


Daredevil goes barefoot water skiing using his amputee friend as the rope

Daily MailDaily Mail - Nov 20, 2018
This is a moment a man went barefoot waterskiing - using his one-legged friend as the rope. His friend is seen tightly gripping a pole attached to the boat as the vessel starts moving in Chicago. Meanwhile, he is seen grabbing onto his friend's left leg.  

Whitewater Kayaking


Whitewater Kayaking

Outside MagazineOutside Magazine - Nov 26, 2018
In Cascade, Idaho, there's a family of whitewater paddlers continuously training for the north fork of the Payette River. This short film from West Mountain Drifters profiles the family, three brothers and their father, as they teach kayaking at Kelly ...  

Whitewater Rafting


Whitewater rafting wrongful death lawsuit settled

NBC MontanaThe Bozeman Daily Chronicle - Nov 10, 2018
A wrongful death lawsuit filed against a Gallatin Gateway-based whitewater rafting company has settled out of court. In 2015, Brian Niedermeyer died on a whitewater rafting trip on the Gallatin River, prompting his wife, Angela Niedermeyer, to file a ...  

Sailboat Racing


Boat Building


Resident Finds Joy in the Process of Boat-Building

Winthrop TranscriptWinthrop Transcript - Nov 29, 2018
Honan, along with his first-ever boat-building employee, 14-year-old Christian Buonopane, started out by constructing the main components of the boat, including the mast, rudder, centerboard, and stem, and works from a detailed plan. Buonopane assists ...  

Catamaran


Alpine Skiing


Events switched at Beaver Creek FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup
Xinhua - Nov 30, 2018

WASHINGTON, Nov. 29 (Xinhua) -- The FIS World Cup downhill race originally scheduled for Friday will swap places with Saturday's Super-G in Beaver Creek, the United States, according to the International Ski Federation. The decision was made by the ...  

Cross Country Skiing


Cross Country Ski Across West Michigan

GR|MAGGR|MAG - Dec 3, 2018
There's no better way to stay active, get outdoors and explore the area than cross country skiing. This activity is fun for all ages, and there are a variety of trails between Kent County and Ottawa County offering varying levels of difficulty to meet ...  

Nordic Skiing


Indoor track replaces Nordic skiing

Boothbay RegisterBoothbay Register - Nov 28, 2018
Declining enrollment and a shift of interest are likely the culprits for an end to the Nordic skiing program at Boothbay Region High School. However, it should not come as a surprise, said Coach Nick Scott: Track has been discussed as a replacement for ...  

Skijoring


Skijoring Is the Nordic Winter Sport We Never Knew We Needed

Travel+LeisureTravel+Leisure - Nov 29, 2018
But I had come specifically to experience the peculiar thrills of equine skiing, better known as skijoring. This unusual pastime has been popular in the western United States since the early 20th century, when Scandinavian immigrants imported it from ...  

Ice Hockey


High School recap: First big weekend of Winter sports kicks off

Syracuse.comSyracuse.com - Dec 1, 2018
Best moments. >> Parker Schroeder scored four goals and had two assists and was one of 12 Baldwinsville players to score in the 13th annual Bobby Conklin ice hockey tournament on Friday. Baldwinsville will face Watertown IHC on Saturday. | Box score.  

Snowboarding


Skiing vs Snowboarding: A Brief Breakdown for Beginners

The ManualThe Manual - Dec 5, 2018
The origin of skiing dates back centuries. Snowboarding, on the other hand, was (sort of) invented in 1965 and then popularized in the United States in the 1980s. Ever since there has been a rivalry between those with two planks (skiers) and one plank ...  

Snowshoeing


El Niño Snowshoeing in the Laguna Mountains of San Diego

Snowshoe MagazineSnowshoe Magazine - Nov 24, 2018
I wandered along, the early morning having an air of ease, not due to lack of required effort related to snowshoeing, but rather a feeling of contentedness. It had been a few years since I had walked on fresh snow, or any snow for that matter. The day ...  

Ski Jumping


Ski jumping: Poland's Stoch third in Kuusamo

thenews.plthenews.pl - Nov 26, 2018
The Pole, a three-time Olympic champion and the winner of last year's World Cup, finished behind Japan's Ryoyu Kobayashi, who leads this season's World Cup standings, and Germany's Andreas Wellinger, who placed second on Sunday. This was the 59th ...  

Speed Skating


Speed skating: Andrew Jones lives up to his favourite tag at St John's Rivercity Speed Skating Tour

New Zealand HeraldNew Zealand Herald - Nov 28, 2018
Whanganui's Andrew Jones lived up to his favourite billing by sweeping all stages of the St John's Club Rivercity Speed Skating Tour on home turf at the weekend. Jones had too much gas for Valley Inline's Hadley Beech and Manawatu's Sam Portch and was ...  

Snowmobiling


Figure Skating


FIGURE SKATING/ Chen, Kihira win figure skating in France to reach GP Final

Asahi ShimbunAsahi Shimbun - Nov 24, 2018
GRENOBLE, France-- World champion Nathan Chen won the last round of figure skating's Grand Prix series and secured a spot in next month's final with a pulsating free skate at the Internationaux de France on Saturday. Oozing confidence despite an untidy ...  

Freestyle Skiing


Race on: It's Stockholm vs. Milan-Cortina for 2026 Olympics

Arizona Daily StarArizona Daily Star - Nov 29, 2018
Skating sports and hockey would be held in Milan, with Alpine skiing and sliding events in Cortina, which will hold the 2021 world ski championships. Other snow sports like snowboarding and freestyle skiing could be contested in Bormio and Livigno ...  

 
 
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