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  • Wingsuit Rush! (9/21/2018)- Hey, adrenaline junkies, how about a quick fix? Remember all of those action movies where people jump out of airplanes or off of buildings wearing wingsuits? Did you ever think it would be cool to do that for real? Well, now you can get a sense of what it would be like. Here are some … Continue reading Wingsuit Rush!
  • Super Bowl Frivolities (2/1/2019)- You probably know that the Super Bowl is this Sunday. This year the Patriots will be taking on the LA Rams in Atlanta. While I realize that it might be a touchy subject, I happen to live near Boston. Needless to say, I’m seeing my fair share of local coverage, again 😉 While there’s plenty … Continue reading Super Bowl Frivolities
  • Start your engines! (5/26/2017)- It’s that time of year again. This isn’t just a long Memorial Day weekend — it is also time for the 101’st running of The Greatest Spectacle in Racing! In honor of this I thought it would be fun to see if there are any 360° YouTube videos that give a sense of what it’s … Continue reading Start your engines!
  • Start your engines! (5/27/2018)- Postscript (May 28, 2018) The 102nd running of the Indy 500 has come and gone. It definitely wasn’t the most exciting race in history. Still, it was the Indy 500, so it can only be so boring. Here’s a clip that recaps the whole race in all of its glory in just three and a … Continue reading Start your engines!
  • Go for a fly! (1/17/2019)- Want a quick break? Why go for a walk or coffee when you go for a fly instead? Here are some short 360° videos that will have you soaring like a bird in a jiffy! This first video from The New York Times Daily 360 will take you paragliding over Peru. Next, this video from … Continue reading Go for a fly!
  • Chess on Ice (12/17/2017)- The other day I was grabbing a snack at a local sport’s pub when I noticed what struck me as an odd scene on one of the TVs. At first glance it looked like a couple of people encouraging a large, mobile Pet Rock to win a race. Of course, the sport was Curling, and … Continue reading Chess on Ice
  • At the Ballpark… (8/4/2017)- Did you see that catch? If you follow baseball, then you know which one, but for those of you who don’t, check out this video of Austin Jackson’s epic catch at Fenway Park this week. Needless to say there’s a bunch of fans who are going to have to revise their Greatest Catches Videos (YouTube). … Continue reading At the Ballpark…

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Refdesk, Library of Congress, Sports Reference.com, Wikipedia

Dictionary

Sport : to amuse oneself — Webster See also OneLook, Free Dictionary, Wiktionary, Urban Dictionary

Thesaurus

Roget’s II (Thesaurus.com), Merriam-Webster Thesaurus, Visuwords

Encyclopedia

Sports are all usually forms of competitive physical activity or games which, through casual or organized participation, aim to use, maintain or improve physical ability and skills while providing enjoyment to participants, and in some cases, entertainment for spectators. Usually the contest or game is between two sides, each attempting to exceed the other. Some sports allow a tie game; others provide tie-breaking methods, to ensure one winner and one loser. A number of such two-sided contests may be arranged in a tournament producing a champion. Many sports leagues make an annual champion by arranging games in a regular sports season, followed in some cases by playoffs. Hundreds of sports exist, from those between single contestants, through to those with hundreds of simultaneous participants, either in teams or competing as individuals. In certain sports such as racing, many contestants may compete, each against each other, with one winner. — Wikipedia

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Sports (Search Engine Guide)

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The Physics of Fun: The Science of Sport Internet Resources (Library of Congress)

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History of Sports.net, History of Sport (Wikipedia)

Quotation

Quotations Page

Museum

National Sporting Library and Museum
Sports Museums (Wikipedia)

Library

WorldCat, Library of Congress, UPenn Online Books, Open Library

Participation

Education

Course

OER Commons: Open Educational Resources

Community

Organization

National Association of Sports Commissions

Event

Major World Sporting Events (Top End Sports), Sports & Recreation (Meetup.com)

News

ESPN, Sports Illustrated, Sports Network, Sports Magazines (Magazines.com)

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ISBNdb

Government

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USA.gov

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More Sports Bloopers on Youtube…

Sports (Satire Wire)

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OEDILF: The Omnificent English Dictionary In Limerick Form

Music

Song Lyrics

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Sports Rumors (Snopes)

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Sports superstitions (InfoPlease)

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  • Morant first with tourney triple-double since '12
    on March 22, 2019 at 12:31 am

    Murray State's Ja Morant became the first player to record a triple-double in the NCAA tournament since Draymond Green in 2012 in Thursday's win over Marquette and Markus Howard. […]

  • MSU's Izzo doesn't apologize for yelling at Henry
    on March 22, 2019 at 12:31 am

    Tom Izzo didn't apologize for yelling at freshman forward Aaron Henry during the second half of Michigan State's first-round NCAA tournament win over Bradley on Thursday. […]

  • Klay: Can't indulge in 'fickle' love of media,...
    on March 21, 2019 at 11:53 pm

    Klay Thompson, delivering another subtle poke at fans, says it's important to remain focused on his day-to-day performance over the changing perceptions of media and fans. […]

  • FSU's Cofer told after game his father died
    on March 21, 2019 at 11:05 pm

    Florida State forward Phil Cofer found out after his team's NCAA tournament game Thursday that his father had died. […]

  • Source: Cards, Goldy finalizing 5-year extension
    on March 21, 2019 at 9:58 pm

    Slugger Paul Goldschmidt is finalizing a five-year extension for $130 million with the Cardinals, a source confirmed to ESPN. The deal will keep him in St. Louis through the 2024 season. […]

  • Isaiah Wynn hopes to fill Patriots' void on blind...
    on March 21, 2019 at 8:05 pm

    Last year's first-round pick, recovering from an Achilles injury suffered in August, could be the new left tackle if he returns to health in time. […]

  • Why the conservative Steelers just threw $46...
    on March 21, 2019 at 8:04 pm

    A combination of draft-day misses, unexpected star-player departures and actual cap space (for once) led the Steelers down this unfamiliar path. […]

  • What's a uniform number worth? Ravens' Earl...
    on March 21, 2019 at 8:04 pm

    Earl Thomas is an All-Pro safety and a feared ball hawk. He also apparently is a creative negotiator, as one of his new teammates quickly found out. […]

  • Report: Kaepernick grievance nets under $10M
    on March 21, 2019 at 8:00 pm

    Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid won their grievances against the NFL, but according to the Wall Street Journal, the players will receive less than $10 million total. […]

  • What to watch for in 2019 women's NCAA...
    on March 21, 2019 at 7:22 pm

    From top seeds making their debut to where to look for upsets, we break down the top storylines to track as the 2019 women's tournament tips Friday. […]