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The Truth About Frisbee

‘Frisbee isn’t a real sport!’

The image that comes to most peoples’ minds when they think about playing frisbee is idyllic: a stretch of beach on a family holiday and a dog that wants to play fetch with a flat, round toy. 219 more words

Sports Introduction Guide

White Privilege, the Capacity to Leave, and the World's Changing Games

White Privilege, the Capacity to Leave, and the World’s Changing Games   

                                                       —by Jinny Batterson

As our nation veers closer and closer to fascism, I’m dismayed and unbalanced. 663 more words

Iroquois Documentary

Forty plus minutes of content from the World Games in Denver.

You will have to watch on Vimeo but it is well worth it.

General

Floorball: The Next Big Thing in Indoor Sports?

Sometimes, all it takes for a sport to gain notoriety is a push.

Floorball is hoping that when it comes to the United States, that push will be found at the World Games, which will be held in Birmingham, Alabama, in 2021. 301 more words

ASBA

Final Day of the GAA World Games 2016

The ball was wet. It had been raining all day. No surprise for an island known for its precipitation. Both teams had waged an epic battle and were deadlocked at five points a piece. 454 more words

Travel

Obscure Olympians 3: City of London Police

London famously stood in as hosts of the 1948 Olympics after the Second World War, but that wasn’t the first time the British capital had been pressed into service. 702 more words

History