Category: Sports

Basketball term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

Joseph and Basketball Once upon a time there was a boy named Joseph. Joseph loved basketball everyday Joseph played basketball with his friends. One day Joseph was playing basketball and he never knew someone was watching him. When Joseph was going home that mysterious man was behind him. The mysterious man was a person from a team looking for a player. When Joseph looked behind…

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In The Great Gatsby, written by Francis Scott Fitzgerald, Jordan Baker was portrayed as being reckless and dishonest, having the arrogant attitude of many of the people of her time, but also having the characteristics of modern-day women. This classic novel was written on the glitz and glamour of the Jazz Age, on the wealth and greed of the people during the Jazz Age, and…

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Flag Football term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

Flag Football Flag Football is a sport that everyone can be involved in, because in Flag Football not everyone has to have a lot of talent to play. The reason not everyone has to have talent is that not everyone in flag football has to be able to throw and catch the football. One team in flag football only needs on person that can throw…

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History of the Snowboard What sport borrows from skateboarding, surfing, and skiing but is quite different from each of them? Snowboarding. Snowboards might be compared to an oversized skateboard without wheels, a surfboard that rides frozen waves, or a fat ski without a partner, but a snowboard is unique unto itself. Snowboarding is a relatively new sport. It s ancestor was first created in the…

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Jordan term paper

Posted by July 26, 2016

The early years. Michael Jordan was one of five children born to James and Delores Jordan. He was born February 17, 1963 in Brooklyn. The Jordans’ felt that the streets of Brooklyn were unsafe to raise a young family of five children. Instead of trying to endure the streets of Brooklyn, the Jordan family moved to Wilmington, North Carolina. James got a job in Wilmington…

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Michael Jordan: King of the Court When I began my report I didn t know much about Michael Jordan, but I did know that he was undoubtedly the greatest player in the history of the NBA ( Michael Air Jordan 1). It seemed like every time I heard the word basketball I also heard the name Michael Jordan. There s just no avoiding him. If…

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Growing up, I was an athletic kid who loved playing all sports and doing activities that were physically demanding. In elementary school, I competitively played soccer during the spring and fall leagues. I also played flag football and tee ball/baseball. I was always busy playing a competitive sport. When not competing competitively, I was playing pickup games with my friends. I biked everywhere around town,…

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Compare & Contrast While comparing and contrasting information from, “ The Shaped Ski Revolution,” by Sonoma County Ski and Snowboard Guide, and an article written by Rich Taylor of Popular Mechanics called “Shaped Skis” I found information on many aspects of the new shaped ski technology. Information ranged from safety to ski technique. Rich Taylor’s article is a better source for my final research paper…

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Soccer: Why It Can’t Make the Big Time in the U.S.A. Soccer or football (or foosball or futbol), as the rest of the world outside the United States calls it is surely the most popular sport in the world. Every four years, the world championship of soccer, the World Cup, is watched by literally billions all over the world, beating out the United States professional…

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Tae Kwon Do vs. Aerobic Kickboxing Have you been searching for a modernistic style of workout? Perhaps you would like to receive more visible results than your current work out. Have you ever considered an exercise program that combines a heart racing, aerobic style work out, with characteristics of martial arts form? There are two very clear and competitive options available: Tae Kwon Do and…

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