Olympic Channel reveals the key physical features that helped make the Team USA swimmer Abbey Weitzeil qualify for her first Olympics by sweeping both the 50- and the 100-meter freestyles at the 2016 US Olympic trials.
By Sport Nine Playing golf may seem easy and fun but it is actually not that easy. Many a times we have seen golfers like Tiger Woods swinging the ball from a far away distance into the hole, and we keep wondering how effortlessly they do it. It has taken them years of practice to master a swing like that. Someone trying a golf swing for the first time is bound to fail. Moreover, trying to hit the ball too hard with a lot of force may end up in a disaster with the player ending on the ground. Thus Read more [...]
By Sport Nine Being involved in football playing, you might need some advice related to the type of equipment one player must wear in order to make sure that he performs at his best out there in the field. One part of the equipment that you might miss its importance is the pair of socks that must be different than any ordinary pair of socks.
The role of this clothing item is to protect your feet against heat, blisters, as well as cold temperatures offering comfort to your feet. Football playing Read more [...]
By Sport Nine You may wonder why many people are involved these days in mixed martial arts and what can they achieve when training in this type of sport. Well, for starters, you need to know that through mixed techniques one can have a better trained body making use of a combination of moves to help one achieve their combat objective. Your body will get into a good physical shape learning as well how to turn and twist as a result of an alert and agile mind. With a mixed technique you will be able Read more [...]
By Sport Nine Training for a sporting activity is part of the daily program of a sportsman regardless of the sport they are involved in. So, basketball sporting makes no exception. There are many training techniques that connect to the game itself, with the coach being permanently present on the court and guide the steps of a successful training.
But besides this on-the-court training, there are as well other training programs that should be implemented for an off-the-court exercising. These ones Read more [...]
By Sport Nine When you plan to start playing tennis in a more serious manner, then the most important thing to consider is choosing the right tennis racquet. This ‘tool' is by far the most vital one in the tennis players' equipment. While shoes and clothing have their role as well, a racquet is the one that ensures your playing the best shots and the power of your game. Throughout this article we will give you some tips on how to select the best tennis racquet regardless if you are a beginner Read more [...]
By Sport Nine No matter what your sport or pastime, choosing the right equipment is a critical part of the preparation. But when it comes to outdoor sports the equipment you choose is even more essential. When you are ten or twenty miles out on the trail you won't have the luxury of re placing that failed equipment — you will have to make do with what you have.
That is why choosing the right hiking boots is such an essential part of hiking. Being out in the great outdoors can be a great deal Read more [...]
By Sport Nine Rio de Janeiro is not famous only for its beaches, Christ the Redeemer and the Carnival event, but also for its natural beauties it has to offer to its tourists. If you are in for some sporting activities, hiking might seem the best because it is a great way to enjoy the wonders of nature unfolding in this city.
You will be amazed of the large number of national parks, and peaks to climb with ease making them very suitable for those who love hiking. But even if you are not passionate Read more [...]
By Sport Nine Basketball is a sport that demands a great physical condition allowing its players to be able to run on the court for all sorts of moves involved in both defense and offense playing. If players are not properly trained, they will have hard times to keep up with the alert rhythm of playing, which is so specific for basketball sporting. One of the exercises that trains them to be in a top condition is the basketball drills.
The fast paced practice is therefore chosen by trainers for Read more [...]
By Sport Nine Collecting baseball cards has become a very popular hobby given the fact that this sport has a large number of fans across USA. It is in fact the most popular sport game that is pursued by both kids and adults in America. This is the reason that has determined several companies to produce major league baseball cards in a number of 20 different sets every year per each company.
It is important to mention here that there is something else that seems to be more valuable when it comes Read more [...]
By Sport Nine Not many people understand the beauty of golf. While brutal and physical games such as rugby, football and boxing attract millions of people, golf is only for a sophisticated few who swear by it. Most people start following sports such as rugby and football in their teens when the sports helped them vent their raging hormones while golf is something one needs to develop a taste for. Golf has always been considered to be an intelligent man's game. There are a lot of things that have Read more [...]
By Sport Nine Skydiving is something which has become quite popular in advertisements these days. Right from Mountain Dew to any form of adventurous activity, skydivers are always shown in high interest. This brings about a great amount of fascination and interest within the minds of the people as well. The sport has a great fascination as well as it attracts the attention of people. With the fear factor becoming obsolete with the people around, it becomes quite a common sport. Moreover, more than Read more [...]
By Sport Nine Regarded as a gentleman's game, golf is always known for its class and technique. Yet there are murmurs of cursing that can be overheard in a game. Most of it is due to the failure of completing a shot or rather executing it. Even a seasoned player gets frustrated after missing a hole or two or after having a bad swing. Mastering the golf swing is one of the important parts of becoming a professional golf player. Though it may seem very simple, a lot of practice and technique goes Read more [...]