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A spokesperson for the ancient sport of jousting recently made a case for its inclusion in the Olympic Games based on the technical skills and physical prowess required to be successful. She suggested these were as high or higher than many sports alr
There are many possible endings to the campaign in Eador. While some are fairly straightforward, others may involve lengthy quests across multiple shards and have very specific requirements. Most of the endings are also missable, meaning that you may
The design for the medals of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games highlights the relationship between the power of Olympic heroes and the power of natural forces. The medals use the form of the laurel leaf, an ancient symbol of victory, to connect the champion
As it turns out, bronze medalists tend to exhibit happier responses to their Olympic performances than silver medalists, according to researchers. "People have a tendency to compare their state of the world and what happens to them with what could ha
Points Race In terms of the Points Race, there does not appear to be a rule in the UCI Cycling Regulations Part 3: Track Races, under the Points Race section, that specifically talks about a collisions between riders. The closest ruling is in the eve
Woman performing a "swallow dive", 1937 Diving is the sport of jumping or falling into water from a platform or springboard, usually while performing acrobatics. Diving is an internationally recognized sport that is part of the Olympic Games. In addi
Woman performing a "swallow dive", 1937 Diving is the sport of jumping or falling into water from a platform or springboard, usually while performing acrobatics. Diving is an internationally recognized sport that is part of the Olympic Games. In addi
The first beach volleyball matches were played in the 1920s on the beaches of Santa Monica, California In 1987 Rio de Janeiro held the first international event; the first world championships took place in Brazil, Japan and Italy in 1989 The first wo
By Woody Franklin Body posture is an important fundamental element in springboard and platform diving. The sooner a beginner diver can master proper diving posture, the easier it is to maintain correct body position during both voluntary dives, and t