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The strangest Olympic sports

There are many strange games and sports in the world. This is because anyone can create a sport. You could invent a game today, register it, find some competitors, and by the...

The sports that no one wants to watch or play

Everyone in the world has played or at least watched a football game. 3.5 billion people alone watched the last football World Cup final. While football is undoubtedly the world’s most popular...

Why Europeans don’t watch NFL

NFL is an incredibly popular sport in America. Yet that popularity does not translate as well around the world. The NFL is a huge money-making machine but it can’t compete with some...

The limits of sport will continue to be pushed

There is a constant debate in sports about who is the best of all time. Is Ronaldo the greatest footballer or was Maradona better? Is Schumacher the best formula 1 driver or...

Did the Egyptians invent bowling?

Wrestling is considered to be the oldest sport in the world. There are cave paintings dating back over 15,000 years that show people engaged in the sport. This is of little surprise...

The dangers of cycling (no not drivers)

Cycling is a fantastic sport that benefits the mind and body. It is a low impact exercise so even if some of your limbs are not working as well as they once...

Could Fidel Castro have played in the big leagues of baseball?

Small decisions have huge impacts on the future. This idea is often called the butterfly effect based on the idea that a seemingly innocent minute action in one part of the world...

The origin of nachos and why we love them

Nachos have become one of the most popular snacks in America and around the world. If you ever go to a football game, basketball game, or a baseball game, you can be...

The truth about the origin of baseball

Some sports have a clear inventor and start date, others evolved throughout history and still, others try and do both. Basketball was invented in 1891 with the first game taking place on...

How fast should you run 5k?

One of the funniest things during coronavirus has been following some people’s quarantine stories. During the early stages of the coronavirus pandemic, people started to think a little bit more about keeping...

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