Monthly Archives: June 2012

Joining a Sports Club

There are many reasons why you would want to join a sports club. A lot of people join clubs in order to get fitter and healthier, whereas many others join simply as a way of meeting new people and making new friends. However, unless you have a specific one in mind already, it can be […]

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Simple Ways to Keep Fit

Keeping fit doesn’t have to be complicated, expensive, or tiring. Starting with something as obvious as stopping smoking will make the world of difference and even help save you heaps of money. Going to bed at a reasonably early hour will also help you to keep fit, as your body needs sufficient sleep to recover […]

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A History of Football

Although people may have been doing so since time immemorial, the earliest verifiable record of a sport involving kicking a ball through a goal is from China’s Han Dynasty, about 2,300 years ago. The leather balls were stuffed with hair and feathers, using hands was prohibited, and the goal was only about 40 cm wide. […]

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The Most Popular World Sports

Although a consensus exists that football is the world’s most popular sport, ranking what the most popular world sports are is difficult, as popularity can be considered in terms of spectatorship, organised participation, recreational participation, overall interest, or some combination of these. Some sports are enormously popular in some parts of the world but nearly […]

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