7 Sports That Have Surprisingly Old Origins
Many of the modern sports that we follow actively today find their roots in some of the world’s earliest civilizations. Here is a look at 7 sports that have surprisingly old origins. 1.
The Most Accomplished People in Sports Today!
There is something about great athletes and incredible moments in sport that’s truly unforgettable and mesmerizing. I can remember how I used to sit by the TV as a child and be amazed by the feats of talent, team-work and skill I saw performed by some of the world's best superstars.
Weird Sports: The Juggling Battle!
This is one of the weirdest sports we've ever seen, as jugglers try to keep juggling while also causing the other jugglers to fail in their own juggling.
Found It! Rare Old Photos of Famous People.
But those photos never really give you a glimpse into who these people are, how they are off the spotlight. The most interesting photos, then, are the ones taken either before they were famous, or while they are at home and relaxed.
Joke: A Sporting Spirit
At one point during a game, the coach called one of his 7-year-old hockey players aside and asked, "Do you understand what cooperation is? What a team is?" The little boy nodded in the affirmative.
A New Age of Sport Videos!
First came the close shots, then the live action shots, then slow motion - and now, the age of sports and action photography has reached a new level with multicopters, small flying devices that can hover in midair and deliver astonishing moving camera shots.
Chess-Boxing is a Real Sport!
If you think you've seen all the strangest sports out there, you've got another thing coming. Introducing chessboxing! Rules: A full match consists of eleven rounds: six rounds of chess, each three minutes long, and five rounds of boxing, each three minutes long (four minutes under amateur rules).
The Greatest sports moments of 2012!
" People don't play sports because its fun . Ask any athlete, most of them hate it, but they couldn't imagine their life with out it. Its part of them, the love/hate relationship. Its what they live for.
Welcome to the World of Bubble Sports!
After watching this video, I have to admit, I really want to see some more sports with the players wrapped in bubbles, especially when I need a good laugh. How about hockey? I'd pay to see that. Welcome to the World of Bubble Sports!
Perfectly Timed Sports Shots!
Being a sports photographer isn't easy. You need quick reflexes, an eye for dynamic movement. To make photos like these, though, you need a lot of luck! Submitted by: Laura K. Perfectly Timed Sports Shots! funny, photography, sports Being a sports photographer isn't easy.
Emotional Moments From Sports That Will Warm Our Hearts
Amid the coronavirus pandemic, the world of sports has come to a complete standstill. Almost all sporting events across the globe have now been canceled, leaving a massive void in the hearts of countless sports fans.
The Golden Age of Old Hollywood: The People We Loved
Looking at this treasure trove of Old Hollywood stars in their heyday recalls the glamor of yesteryear's stars. Whether on location, on holiday or on stage, these stars knew how to have a good time, and take a good photo!
A New Sport - Kitty Ball!
A New Sport - Kitty Ball! animals, cute, funny, video, cats, adorable, compilation, kitty Some toys are just too much fun for a cat to ignore. One of them is the Kitty ball! The Crack-Cocaine of the average Kitty!
This One is For the Wind - Weird Sports Moment!
This One is For the Wind - Weird Sports Moment! funny, sports, guy stuff, weird, soccer, wind Everyone was itching to see a goal, but it wasn't exactly the player they were hoping for...
Great Vintage Moments in Sports History!
An amazing series of sports photos that will take you back down the lanes of history to some of the greatest moments in sports history! Great Vintage Moments in Sports History!
The Greatest Moments Ever in Sports History
From Ussain Bolt's record breaking moments to instances of pure sportsmanship, this video cover 15 of the greatest moments in sports history. Whether you're a sports fan or not, you absolutely cannot miss this video. It will have you on the edge of your seat, and cheering with the crowd.
10 of the World's Best Sports And Extreme Destinations
In recent years, there has been a general awareness of the importance of adopting a healthy and athletic lifestyle, and this can be seen in the increasing number of people worldwide engaging in various sports activities, whether professionally or as a hobby, investing a lot of time and energy.
Here Are 25 of the Most Unusual Competitive Sports Ever!
Extreme ironing is a type of extreme sport where people take clothes and ironing boards to remote or dangerous locations to do a spot of ironing.
A Sports Car that Runs on Sea-Water? For REAL??
Yet now, the people at QUANT have developed a sports-car that runs on sea-water! (and since our planet’s surface is over 70% water, it should last us for quite a while). Meet the Quant e-Sportlimousine: The e-Sportlimousine was unveiled on March, 2014, at the Geneva Car Show.
Find Out How Some Elderly People Stay Sharp into Old Age
Some old people can remember things just as well as those nearly half their age. Due to their ability to stay sharp in old age, scientists have nicknamed them “super-agers.”
Golfing Can Be A Dangerous Sport - Funny Prank!
Golfing Can Be A Dangerous Sport - Funny Prank! video, prank, gag, just for laughs, golf !A great prank featuring golf and a police car with a broken windshield
9,000 Year Old Caves Had People Living Inside Till the 50s
The people who lived in the dwellings at the time had no running water, electricity or a sewage facility nearby. The people residing within the area lacked basic goods too as there were no shops in the village. A typical diet included bread, oil, crushed tomatoes and peppers. Disease was rampant.
These Unusual Sports Will Bring Out Your Competitive Side!
There is an endless supply of different sports scattered across the world that you can get hooked on. Some of the more popular sports have made it to the mainstream, like polo, lacrosse, and cricket.
This Inspirational Sports Video Reminded Me to Never Give Up
Sports can provide us with a roller coaster of emotions, from joy to tears and everything in between. At its very best, it can inspire us to go out and achieve our dreams. Watch this inspirational sporting video for that feel-good factor: Sports Can Inspire Us to Greatness!