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Breakdancing to be Olympic sport in 2024

Breakdancing will be one of the four additional sports expected to be included at the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris. The others being surfing, sport climbing and skateboarding, sources within the OCOG indicated Wednesday.

WORLDOFREEL.COM - 2019-02-20 22:23:34

WANTED -- More sport officials

“It’s the best part-time job I ever had,” Jason Palmer declared. He started officiating in 2008 after nearly 20 years coaching basketball and softball in the Chicago area. “I never had done it before. I did some research to see which sport needed the most officials and paid the best money,” Palmer s


Wheaton Sport Center celebrates 40th anniversary

Wheaton Sport Center marks its 40th anniversary of operating this month as apart of daily living for some DuPage County residents. Still under original ownership of the Benson family, the club opened in February 1979 as a racquet and health club facility. Over the past 40 years, the center has added

DAILY HERALD - 2019-02-20 16:13:00

Lindsey Vonn wins Spirit of Sport award at the ` Oscars of Sport '

(CNN) - US ski star Lindsey Vonn picked up the Spirit of Sport award at the "Oscars of Sport" Monday -- on a night where Novak Djokovic and Simone Biles were also recognized for their achievements.

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2019-02-19 18:37:56

Lightsaber Dueling Is Now Recognized Sport

Star Wars fans can get ready for their very own sport. Seems that the French fencing federation has borrowed a page from the movie franchise and officially recognized lightsaber dueling as a competitive sport. They have also granted the iconic weapon the same status as the foil, epee, and sabre, the

IHEART.COM - 2019-02-19 13:16:07

A-Zine : Sport Workshop One

Delivered by Eleni Papazoglou, these workshops will focus on sports, play and inclusivity. In the first workshop, we will be introduced to Goalball, a team sport designed specifically for athletes with a vision impairment, by the local team, the Elephants.

EVENTBRITE.CO.UK - 2019-02-19 11:37:33

100 days of sport

I do some sports. This works best when I set myself a goal. For the last 10 (or something) years I have ran the Brussels 20 km (thank you Amplexor for the invitation you keep sending), Antwerp 10 miles, Leuven corrida and more.


Shenandoah to offer new sport

SARAHSVILLE, Oh. — The Noble Local School District is excited to announce that Shenandoah High School will be adding varsity soccer to its athletic department. The Shenandoah High School Athletic Department sport offerings are Football, Volleyball, Cross Country, Soccer, Boys Basketball, Girls Baske


Lightsaber Dueling Recognized as Official Sport in France

Pop culture and science fiction have a strange way of working their way into the “real” world sometimes (although isn’t art ‘real’ in its own sense?). One of the weirdest instances in recent memory was the recent discovery of a real-life planet Vulcan exactly where Star Trek writer James Blish said

MYSTERIOUS UNIVERSE - 2019-02-20 20:36:41

Putting respect for human rights at the heart of sport

Sport can unite and inspire, but it can have negative impacts too—a new Centre is bringing together key stakeholders to address the human rights risks of sport. Sport can inspire. Sport can unite people across cultural divides and reinforce shared values of diversity, fairness and respect.

OPENGLOBALRIGHTS.ORG - 2019-02-20 07:18:06

Breakdancing Considered Likely New Sport At Paris 2024 Olympics

The youthful street dance style of breakdancing (breaking) has emerged as a likely new addition to the Olympic program at Paris 2024. According to FranceInfo, the Paris 2024 organizing committee is in final stage discussions with the World Dancesport Federation regarding the inclusion of breaking to

GAMESBIDS.COM - 2019-02-19 14:57:53

France OKs Competitive Lightsaber Dueling as a Sport

It appears things from the Star Wars universe are coming to a real world near you. France has given the OK on a new competitive light saber dueling competition. "With young people today, it's a real public health issue. They don't do any sport and only exercise with their thumbs," says Serge Aubaill


2020 Range Rover Sport HST

The Range Rover Sport effortlessly combines dynamic on-road handling, luxurious refinement and trademark Land Rover all-terrain capability. The introduction of an all-new 394hp in-line six-cylinder 3.0-litre petrol engine enhances performance, refinement and responses along with improved fuel econom


Parents attend Spring Sport Parent Night

As the spring sports season begins, it attracts not only students, but also parents. On a late Tuesday afternoon, the Stogner Gym welcomed parents of Carlmont athletes for an informational Spring Sports Parent Night.


Watchdog backs new sport integrity body

Australia's anti-doping watchdog has backed plans to establish a powerful national sports integrity agency to stamp out doping, match-fixing and illegal betting. The single agency, to be known as Sport Integrity Australia will bring together ASADA, the National Integrity of Sport Unit, and the integ


Peugeot 508 Sport Engineered Concept Has AWD , Does 0-100km / h In 4.3

Peugeot has unveiled a model we never saw coming. Dubbed the Peugeot 508 Sport Engineered Concept, the vehicle will premiere at the Geneva Motor Show and provides a glimpse into the future of the marque’s electrified, performance-focused vehicles.

CARSCOOPS - 2019-02-21 03:24:50

Extry ! Extry ! Lightsaber Dueling is Officially a Sport !

I am honestly surprised that this wasn't done sooner. France has officially declared that Lightsaber Dueling is now a competitive sport! Finally-some justice for Star Wars Kid!=

IHEART.COM - 2019-02-19 19:38:34

WKU marching band to sport new uniforms

The largest marching band in the Commonwealth will take the field in bold new uniforms this fall at Western Kentucky University. After years of increasing membership, up 115 percent over the past 10 years, the Big Red Marching Band outgrew the number of uniforms that were purchased nine years ago. L


Local soaring club strives in midst of sport 's decline

One remarkable December day, on the mostly unremarkable year of 1946, two employees of the Ames Aeronautical Laboratory, Earl Menefee and Ralph Salisbury, founded a soaring club at the then-existing Warm Springs Airport, near Milpitas.


Two sport stars - more than Kyler Murray

Kyler Murray has set the internet buzzing with his two-sport potential. The A’s hope he chooses baseball, the NFL wants him for football. So it got me thinking about baseball players and their second sports. According to Wiki there are 70 Athletes who played in both MLB and NFL.