Amateur Sports News

Perth referee Isla Buchanan determined to rise through the officiating ranks

Google Amateur Sport News - 4 hours 45 min ago
Isla, who was named Official of the Year at the Perth and Kinross Sports Awards last week, said: “That amateur game was such a huge thing for me to be able to do at such a young age. “I was only 16 when I refereed my first amateur football game. “I was shaking and couldn't eat anything before that ...
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Sponsorship boost for <b>amateur</b> football side Vale of Atholl

Google Amateur Sport News - 5 hours 1 min ago
It is the third oldest amateur cup competition in Scotland. Local businessman Stephen Carruthers, of RW Bell Electrical and Building Services, this week presented the Highland Perthshire side with new strips for their ongoing campaign. He said: “The Vale are Perthshire's oldest amateur club. They have ...
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NCAA and the myth of the student-<b>athlete</b>

Google Amateur Sport News - 5 hours 8 min ago
It will take the University of Louisville years to recover from the stigma of its recent scandal, and with the amount of money at stake in “amateursports, one would have to believe other programs are engaging in similar behaviors. They simply haven't been caught. Call it a stipend, an allowance, ...
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Why <b>sport</b> pubs need to show Anthony Joshua v Joseph Parker

Google Amateur Sport News - 5 hours 42 min ago
He went through the same amateur pedigree as Joshua, these guys know each other. They've both been successful as amateurs and professionals. "The problem is Parker hasn't had the same amount of high-profile fights as Joshua. But he's a world champion and he's unbeaten. I think his will be ...
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ESI Gambling Report: Tensions rise as <b>sports</b> betting bill decision closes in

Google Amateur Sport News - 7 hours 45 min ago
In 1992, a bill known as the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) was passed; also known as the Bradley Act, the bill served to curb the spread of sports betting and match-fixing in the United States. However, with a ballooning betting market and a prohibition forcing billions into a ...
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Nominations sought for local <b>sporting</b> heroes

Google Amateur Sport News - 11 hours 53 min ago
“For a small area we have remarkably high participation numbers in sport and our sports people have achieved notable success at local, national and international level.” Chairman of Derry City and Strabane Sports Forum, Seamus McGilloway noted there is a significant disabled and underage element ...
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Sprinter Powell to miss Commonwealth Games

Espn Olympics - 13 hours 53 min ago
Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell won't compete in the 100 meters at the Commonwealth Games due to an undisclosed injury, team officials said Friday.

<b>Amateur</b> RL: Raiders aiming to pick from strength for derby double-header

Google Amateur Sport News - Thu, 03/22/2018 - 22:52
OULTON RAIDERS will stage a double-header tomorrow with the 'A' team at home to Normanton Knights' reserves (1pm) followed by a National Conference Division One clash with Shaw Cross Sharks (2.30pm). Lee Gomersall and Lawrence Dibb are unavailable for Raiders' senior side, but Gary ...
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Valdosta hosts Dynamite Goodloe Invitational on Monday at VCC

Google Amateur Sport News - Thu, 03/22/2018 - 20:03
Acclaimed as one of the best and most colorful amateur golfers in the country, Goodloe was inducted into the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame in 1985 and the Georgia State Golf Hall of Fame in 2009 as recognition of a career that saw him play in the Masters three times, the U.S. Amateur four times, and the ...
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Chen tops men's short, calls skate 'redemptive'

Espn Olympics - Thu, 03/22/2018 - 19:28
American Nathan Chen atoned for his struggles at the Pyeongchang Olympics by landing two quads and scoring 101.94 in his short program at the worlds, good for first place heading into the men's free skate.

Olympic champs Savchenko, Massot win worlds

Espn Olympics - Thu, 03/22/2018 - 18:18
Aliona Savchenko and Bruno Massot of Germany, who won gold in pairs skating at Pyeongchang, set a world record to capture the world title Thursday in Italy. American Nathan Chen, coming off a disappointing Olympics, leads after the men's short.

Diversified portfolio: OC <b>Sport</b> celebrates 20th anniversary with new brand identity

Google Amateur Sport News - Thu, 03/22/2018 - 14:37
Founded in 1998 to promote the stellar sailing career of Dame Ellen MacArthur, OC Sport is now growing on several fronts with an expanding portfolio of events in professional sailing, amateur cycling, running, trail running and triathlon. Rémi Duchemin, OC Sport's Co-Founder and Executive Director, ...
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Global Ski Jackets Market Size 2018- ( Bogner, Decente, Arcteryx, Halti, Kjus, Alpine, Northland ...

Google Amateur Sport News - Thu, 03/22/2018 - 11:00
The research report on Global Ski Jackets Market 2018 keenly identifies important facets of the industry. The analysis covers Ski Jackets market size, current trends, drivers, challenges, opportunities, as well as key Ski Jackets market segments. It is based on historical data and current Ski Jackets market ...
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Froome could be denied entry to Tour de France

Espn Olympics - Thu, 03/22/2018 - 10:06
Tour de France organisers are planning to deny Chris Froome a place in this year's race if his salbutamol case has not been resolved, it is understood.

The Dominant 20: Usain Bolt, the 10th most dominant athlete of our time

Espn Olympics - Thu, 03/22/2018 - 08:05
He's a six-time IAAF Athlete of the Year, eight-time Olympic gold medalist and world-record holder in the 100 and 200 meters. Not bad! ESPN's Anthony Olivieri runs some other numbers on the fastest man in history.

Gymnastics World Cup: James Hall wins all-around bronze for Britain

BBC Olympics - Thu, 03/22/2018 - 05:17
Watch Great Britain's James Hall secure bronze in the men's all-around event at the Gymnastics World Cup in Birmingham.

Barcelona fan and <b>amateur</b> footballer wakes up following 17 days in coma after mum sings Sevilla ...

Google Amateur Sport News - Thu, 03/22/2018 - 04:52
Peralta, who is a Barcelona fan, suffered a trauma on the brain following a serious collision during a match for his amateur side Mequineza Club Deportivo, who compete in the regional Catalonia league on January 21. Three brain operations were required to save his life and he was then placed in a ...
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Copeland <b>Amateur</b> Swimming Club&#39;s impress at Cumbria age groups and county championships ...

Google Amateur Sport News - Thu, 03/22/2018 - 04:18
There were some impressive performances by Copeland Amateur Swimming Club at the 2018 Cumbria age groups and county championships. Having achieved qualifying times, swimmers attended events across two weekends at Carlisle and Kendal pools. In the 10-year-old age group, Luke Makin ...
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row2k news US Lotman Challenge Announces Glenmede as Premier Sponsor

Google Amateur Sport News - Thu, 03/22/2018 - 03:33
The mission of the Gold Challenge Cup Foundation is to promote and educate about the sport of amateur single scull rowing by hosting annual competitions such as the Lotman Challenge, as well as provide educational programs and scholarship opportunities. "Glenmede is thrilled to partner with this ...
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Sentiments split on Games bid

Google Amateur Sport News - Thu, 03/22/2018 - 01:07
Last year, the City of Calgary began exploring the possibility of bidding for the mega sporting event, establishing a bid exploration committee and committing $6 million to ... Winsport continues to fund amateur sport and its legacy facilities through a $130 million endowment left from the 1988 Games.
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Amateur & Pro Sports

Pros and Cons of Pet or animal Sports

What are the Pros and Cons of Pet or animal Sports
Pros and cons of Pet Sports, Cute dog playing soccer Pet Sports examples include pet soccer, horse racing, greyhound racing, rodeos, dog agility events, bull fighting, etc... Two of the most common animals involved in Pet Sports are dogs and horses. There are many types of animal sporting events, with varying levels of participation from humans. Some pet sport events are solely between the animals while others use the animals in a lesser role.

How to get into Football or soccer?

Let's explore How to get into Football or soccer? Football or soccer is the most popular sport in the world. How to get into Football or soccer To get into football or soccer, start at an early age to get the fundamentals. You can register your son or daughter as soon as they are 4 years old in Minor Soccer Associations in your city. I currently coach my own son's team at SWU Soccer club in Calgary and it is a delight.

What are the top 5 hobbies that make you smarter? Top Hobbies that make you smarter
  1. Exercising ( Play team sports, running, gym, bike , swim) will increase your stamina, make you physically strong , agile, athletic, fit and smarter.
  2. Reading ( anything from books, news, pamphlets, online, offline, tons of free book at your local library or e-book at Amazon, read whatever, etc.). Just read man!

Redefining Team Sports - Playing a game with 3 teams

What are the pros and cons of Playing a game with 3 teams? Playing a game with 3 teamsThe conventional wisdom tells us that a team sport's game requires 2 teams playing against each other in a certain amount of time. This has been going on for years  and it is the obvious way of playing and determining a winner for a game. In amateur sport, playing a game with only 2 teams  has a lot of flaws: