History of sport
The history of sports probably extends as far back as the existence of people as purposive sportive and active beings. Sport has been a useful way for people to increase their mastery of nature and th...
History of sport - Wikipedia
And you think you're good at pool. 🎱
And you think you're good at pool. 🎱
Michael Phelps Ties 2,000-Year Old Olympic Record
The record has stood the test of time, outlasting civilizations, wars, epochs of change and progress. It’s no match, however, for Michael Phelps.
10 Things You Didn’t Know About The Summer Olympics
From a gymnast with a wooden leg to a medalist busted for drinking beer, explore 10 surprising facts about the Summer Olympics.
July 18th Marks 40th Anniversary Of Nadia Comaneci's First Perfect 10 | Montreal 1976 Olympics
In the 1976 Montreal Olympic Games Nadia Comaneci became the first gymnast in Olympic history to be awarded the perfect score of 10.0 for her performance on ...
June 26,1911-The "Babe" Is Born. 10 Things You May Not Know About Babe Didrikson Zaharias
Mildred Didrikson Zaharias—better known by the nickname “Babe”—was born on June 26, 1911, in Port Arthur, Texas. A gifted athlete from a young age, she became one of history’s first female sports star...
Watch All of Kobe's 81 Points in 3 Minutes
Take a look at the 81 point scoring performance by Kobe Bryant on Jan. 22, 2006 as the Lakers defeated Toronto, 122-104.
47 Years Ago, Olympian John Carlos Raised His Fist For Equality
On Oct. 16, 1968, Americans John Carlos and Tommie Smith stepped onto an Olympic podium in the heart of Mexico City, bowed their heads to receive their medals and waited for the United States’ nationa...
7 Ancient Sports Stars
While they may not have had multimillion-dollar endorsements or their own shoe brands, many ancient athletes enjoyed a level of fame and fortune on par with modern sports stars. In Greece and Rome, at...
Lars Andersen: a new level of archery
Lars Andersen is a master of the bow. Besides incredible speed, he can jump, catch an arrow in the air and fire it back before landing. He fires three arrows in 0.6 seconds at 5:15 into the video, but...
Dare to Curl, USA Curling
Instructional Curling video, USA Curling.
Two Women From The U.S. Curling Team Taught Us How To Curl And It Is Super Hard
Like many casual fans, we assumed we could immediately pick it up and dominate. We were very wrong. To begin with, curling is a deceptively athletically demanding sport. Since it relies so heavily on ...
Encyclopedia Of Surfing
A comprehensive guide to the history of surfing.
Open Golf History - Part1 - A Royal and Ancient History of Golf
History of Golf and the formation of the earliest golf clubs and societies and the earliest Rules of Golf. Open golf history from 1860 in Prestwick to the 19...
History of martial arts
A document about the history of martial arts.
History of martial arts
Although the earliest evidence of martial arts goes back millennia, the true roots are difficult to reconstruct. Inherent patterns of human aggression which inspire practice of mock combat (in particu...