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A Biography of Muhammad Ali, a Legendary Boxer
Muhammad Ali "Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee." Muhammad Ali and "the
unbeatable Sonny Liston" are in the ring on February 25, 1964. The crowd is
on their feet as 22 year old Muhammad Ali defeats Sonny Liston in Miami to
become the World heavyweight Champion ("Muhammad Ali" Notable Sports
Figures). Muhammad A...
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5 pages
A Review of Breaking Gender Barriers in Baseball and in Life, an Article by Elise Schmelzer
In this inspiring article found in the Washington Post, writer Elise Schmelzer discussed the struggles and concerns Coach Ava Benach faced while making the transition from a male to a female. Benach was born the son of Cuban immigrants who reside in the Long Island area of New York. From childhood into adulthood, Benach alw...
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A Discussion on the Idea of Building Team Chemistry within the Field of Sport Psychology
“Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.” ~ Michael Jordan Introduction Humans are social creatures; or so goes the age-old adage that attempts to explain why human beings group together. However, the adage only goes so far, and does not explain why it can be so hard for humans to work t...
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The Inequality in Men and Women's Soccer in Spain
In Spain, unlike women´s soccer, men´s soccer is the one that gets all the expectation and attention. Even though we find more and more women coming into this world, the women´s soccer is still undervalued. However, in other places such us USA, it occurs just the opposite. Women´s soccer is even more important and gathers m...
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An Analysis of the Different Dynamics Metods of Volleyball Serve
Introduction Rationale: This investigation will consider the dynamics of a volleyball after it has been served. The reason I chose this topic is because I love to play volleyball, and I do it almost everyday. A while ago I suffered from a back injury that prevented me from serving. Now that it’s mostly healed, I’m beginni...
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A Discussion on the Factors That Influence Athletic Success
Sports have become incredibly competitive over the years and athletic success no longer can be credited to practice and natural talent alone. This phenomenon is likely due to advanced equipment and an increased awareness of the impact that medical treatments and nutrition can have on athletic performance. The Olympic games...
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10 pages
The Benefits of Sports Subcultures over Mainstream Sports
The culture of expressive individualism was sparked in the 1950’s as a contrast to the collective conformity of that era. Highly regulated and individually constraining individual sports forms were weakened for some people by the individualized nature of contemporary society. The 1960’s and 70’s produced an enormous amount...
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A Discussion on an Article on the Decreasing Number of People Playing Football
I found this survey on Los Angeles Times, and it is about how over the years the amount of people playing football is going down. I found it interesting and educational because I thought it would go up since football is a popular sport and kids start at a young age and usually love it so they keep playing. This survey was c...
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Will Financial Fair Play Make Football a Fairer Game?
Will Financial Fair Play Make Football a Fairer Game? In the later 21st century, it has become more common for rich oil sheiks to buy clubs and invest huge sums of money. This leads to big injustice and domination for these clubs in the transfer market. Therefore they have acquired a new rule called Financial Fair Play (...
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3 pages
Proper Ways and Techniques of Snowboarding, a Popular American Winter Sport
The Proper Techniques of Snowboarding Snowboarding is a popular American winter sport. It is an exciting and exhilarating activity and it is great for those who like adrenaline rushes. Snowboarding professionals can make this sport look very easy from the way that they fly down that mountain. However, there is a lot of tec...
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3 pages