7 Sports Ideal For Women

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While it is true that there ought to equality in opportunities for men and women in the world of sports, there is no denying that some sports are better suited to one group than the other. It is also important to avoid the trap of being used in a sexist fashion; for instance, women boxing being promoted as a lure to attract an audience after a men’s boxing game. Let’s look at some sports ideal for women. (more…)
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7 Tips to Prevent Chafing and Blisters During a Run …

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Running looks like an easy sport but it does put a lot of stress on your body. If you are not careful, you can fall prey to major and minor injuries. There are a number of major injuries that can delay training or prevent you from running. However, there are also minor injuries that can make running uncomfortable. Chafing and blisters are the most common minor injuries that almost all runners will run into (pun not intended). Here are seven tips you can use to prevent chafing and blisters during a run. (more…)
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Xbox Kinect: Just How Controlling Can a Body Be?

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This holiday season, the war against couch potatoes wages on with Microsoft's Xbox Kinect, the latest in motion-sensing video-game consoles. While the Nintendo Wii and Sony PlayStation Move encourage people to stand and play games using familiar gestures and simple controllers, Kinect encourages people to motion their way through games and screens using their bodies as controllers. (more…)
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Rossi bids farewell to Yamaha from the podium

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The Italian took third place – his 84th Yamaha rostrum finish – in his last race with the Fiat Yamaha team. Valentino Rossi’s final race for Fiat Yamaha produced one last podium as the Italian took third place at Valencia on Sunday, sealing the same position in the Championship in the process. Starting from the second row Rossi dropped to ninth going into turn one, but recovered swiftly to join the front pack where he eventually settled into third position and crossed the finish line for an 84th and last podium with Yamaha, thus bringing the curtain down on a seven-year spell which has yielded 46 wins and four World Championships. "Honestly I'm happy with this final result with Yamaha, because we had a difficult weekend here. I didn't get…
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Scared of the Gym? Getting Over Gym-Phobia

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Being afraid of the gym is natural; but taken too far, it could stop you from being healthy and getting in shape. Here are a few steps for trying to overcome gym phobia: Join a gym close to home. The closer the gym is to your home, the more likely you are to go to it. I used to live within walking distance of my gym. Now, it's a 20-minute car ride away. Guess what? I'm coming up with a lot more excuses not to go to the gym these days. Buy cute gym clothes. It sounds superficial, but trust me, it really works. If you love your hot gym outfit, you are less likely to pay attention to your body's imperfections. Get a tour of the gym in off-peak hours.…
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27 Gym Etiquette Rules You Should Never Break

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Gym goers repent! It's time for a reform in the way you go about your workouts. Gyms should be pictures of health, sanctuaries of sanity filled with kindred, fitness-minded folks. Unfortunately, at nearly any one you enter anywhere in the country, there are also those who mar the experience for others with their bad behavior. They eschew the unwritten code of gym etiquette rules and make the rest of us irritable at best and ill at worst. Whether they just don't get it or just don't care, they should be stopped! It's time someone wrote down the offenses and posted them on gym mirrors and lockers everywhere. So here they are, 27 of the biggest gym sins: 1.       Excessive, gratuitous grunting. 2.       Sitting naked on the locker room benches. (more…)
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The 10 Most Popular World Cup Teams On Facebook

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With the World Cup raging on in South Africa, fans have been turning to Facebook to show their support of teams. So which teams have the most support on the site? We’ve taken a look at the participating teams and have come up with a list, less than two weeks after the World Cup first began. While these numbers are changing on a daily basis, the most popular teams are a pretty good indication of how popular soccer is in each of the countries. (more…)
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