Posts Tagged“sports”

One of the key elements of college life is sports, something that Kevin Rolle, Executive Vice President and COO of Alabama A&M University (AAMU) feels is incredibly important. Colleges across the nation, including AAMU, therefore have basketball jerseys available, something that many students buy and wear for the rest of their lives. Why Do People Wear Basketball Jersey? There are many reasons why people wear this type of apparel. A need to fit in is one of those reasons. Everybody seems to wear them, showing their support for the team, and for their school. However, there is far more to…

Sports athletes like Jack Elway are great physical specimens who spend hours each day refining their physical skills to compete in their chosen sport. If you went into a locker room of a professional football team and look at all of the players it would be difficult based on physical attributes to tell who are the standouts or stars of the team because their physical appearances would be similar. If you also read their statistics about strength and speed, and their on-paper measurements you would still not know who the stars are. It would only become obvious when you saw…

If you are a sports expert and you know how to recognize good value bets, you have a high chance to make some extra cash from sports betting. There have been a lot of stories of punters across the world actually making a living out from sports betting, but this requires a lot of dedication, time and patience. Many would say that the most important thing here is to follow the strategy and rules from the start without any exceptions. What many players don’t know is that it is necessary to use promotions ran by the bookies and price boosts…

May is National Water Safety Month! Swimming pools may seem like innocent fun, but they can be dangerous for little ones. Parents are often shocked to learn that drowning is the number one cause of accidental death for children under age five. Thankfully drowning is preventable with a water safety plan that includes layers of protection such as adult supervision and pool fencing. As the industry leader in glass pool fencing, Aquaview merges safety with style. Check out their infographic below to learn the facts on child drowning and simple tips to keep your family safe this summer in their…

In many American households where sports has always been a big deal, countless children have grown up knowing the significance of the name Elway. The surname of famous NFL quarterback John Elway, it signifies a career filled with excellence, capped off with a Super Bowl win with the Denver Broncos. However, his father was just as important to the development of the game, even if it has not been publicized as much. Known by his friends as Jack Elway, John Elway Sr. contributed to the development of the spread offense, a stroke of genius which played a big role in…

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The Changing the Game Project reports that 70 percent of children who participate in organized sports programs drop out by the age of 13 years old. The reason? Most kids say it’s not fun anymore. So, what happens and what can parents do? What Happens? The kids say it happens because it’s not fun anymore. That’s true, but it’s a symptom of the real problem, not the cause. A recent op-ed article in the Washington Post suggested that the system is at least partially at fault. Writer Julianna W. Miner says as children get closer to high school age, youth…

It happens each and every year, be it on the professional or collegiate sports scene. Certain teams come out of nowhere and get hot, leading fans nationwide (sometimes in other countries too) to essentially jump on the bandwagon. While those riding the bandwagon are often accused of not being loyal to those teams of choice, others will tell you they’ve been fans for many years. No matter which version is in fact true, it does make for entertaining sports chatter. That said which professional and collegiate teams have emerged as the prime bandwagon teams for the 2016-17 sports seasons? While…

soccer kits 2016

A great football (soccer) team deserves a great kit (jersey) but just because you deserve something doesn’t always mean you will get it. Sometimes great teams get terrible kits or terrible teams get great kits. Here are some football kits that will leave you saying “no, no, no!” as well as some that will leave you saying “goal!!!” Check out  the best and worst new football kits 2016. The Worst While the the football kits of the team’s in this years Euro Cup (as seen in the infographic) don’t all have great kits; they are no wear near some of the worst of…

Love watching sports to the point of knowing random bits of trivia about the players involved? If so, you might be looking to get into fantasy sports. To do this, you’ll want to sign up on any one of many daily fantasy sport websites. Once you find one to your liking, just enter the draftkings tv promo code and you’ll get plenty of bonus cashola to use to make a buttload of money pressing your knowledge advantage against those that are just casual fans. With that in mind, here are some of the most popular sports that people use to…

The rapid advances in technology in recent years have ensured that it’s never been easier to keep up to date with what’s going in the world. For sports fans, in particular, the proliferation of apps has allowed them to stay constantly updated with issues affecting their favorite team or their favorite sport. There’s no longer the need to wait until you’re home for the latest sports bulletin on the TV or for the paper to drop on the mat the next morning to find out if the New York Red Bulls beat New York City FC. You now have instant access…