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May The Force Be With You

May the force be with you! The Scarpa Force, together with their Vantage and Thunder XS Edge, are specialist rock shoes, worlds away from the heavy, studded boots used by early climbing pioneers. As the sport began to take off in the 1930s and '40s, climbers started to take to the rock face wearing canvas plimsolls, sometimes with a pair of old woollen socks ...

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What Makes Eye Sportswear, Must-Wear?

If you are an avid sports enthusiast, you might have already come across some brands and models of eye sportswear. Unfortunately, some of the best brands offer costly items that may place a huge hole in your pocket. So are these items truly worth your money? What are the benefits of eyewear in sports? Why should you purchase one if you truly want to excel in a particular type of sports activity? Develop Vis ...

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The Best Outdoor Games For The Beach

With June gloom behind us and the rest of the summer to enjoy the sun, the beach is calling! That`s why we saved up all of our sick days in the Winter right? To use them when the weather is too nice to sit inside staring at a computer screen all day. When you pack up your car there are a few must- haves for you well deserved sick day at the beach; sunscreen, snacks, towels, sunglasses and some outdoor games ...

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MLB Helps Strike Out Cancer

Breast cancer is a major problem in the United States, but increasing awareness about the need for regular checkups and treatment research has helped tremendously. October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but not every sponsor shows support during this month. Since 2006, Major League Baseball (MLB) has held the Mother's Day Going to Bat Against Breast Cancer program in the spring. Every MLB team j ...

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Losing My Religion

All over the UK, churches are falling into disrepair or being demolished. As a nation we are increasingly turning away from going to church regularly, and only 15% of the UK population regularly goes to church, down from an estimated 50% after the Second World War. This massive decline has meant that a huge amount of church buildings are coming onto the market, and some communities have found very innovativ ...

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Get Your Children Involved And Active In A Sports League

Any parent who has ever played in youth sports clubs as a child most likely already understands the ins and outs of registering and participating in sports activities. However for others, getting your daughter or son involved in a sport can be quite intimidating, especially if you are not sure of the age requirements, where to sign up or exactly what time of year every sport begins. Youth sports clubs offer ...

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Five Sports Perfect For Couples

Fed up of your hubby heading off to play football every Sunday or sick of being left in the lurch while your wife meets the girls to head to the gym? Taking part in sport doesn’t always have to mean doing it at the expense of spending time with your loved one. In fact, taking part in sports together is a great way to bring you closer, get fit and healthy, get the endorphins flowing and have some great fun w ...

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Sports Spread Betting Or The Bookies?

This is an interesting question for those who want to bet on sports but like to weigh up each in terms of their benefits. Take the traditional bookies, not perhaps the most wonderful venue to spend a summers afternoon watching a football match, surrounded by old-school types using words like ‘punt’ and drinking Bovril but at least a place with plenty of traditional charm and lots of readily avai ...

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Polo – Just For The Elite?

There are certain sports which a reputation for appealing to certain sectors of the population only. Synchronised swimming is exclusively female, darts players are stereotypically beer bellied and tattooed, and if you buy into the stereotypes, polo players are all incredibly rich and posh. But is this true? Getting into the Sport Part of the image of polo as a sport for the very rich comes from the fact tha ...

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Everest – The Ultimate Mountain Challenge

It’s almost 60 years since the world’s tallest mountain, Everest, was climbed for the first time by Sir Edmund Hillary. This amazing feat seems even more incredible when you consider the lack of modern mountaineering equipment and navigation tools which are available today. Since Hillary conquered the mountain there have been more than 5,000 other successful climbs, so conquering Everest makes y ...

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