Balance in sports is tantamount to the core. Without it, you wouldn’t have much in the way of agility or precision, not to mention you’d look pretty funny attempting that back flip or that touchdown catch. You can improve everything from your golf game to your skateboarding tricks with the help of fitness balance boards and other tools. In the case of golf, for example, the relationship between your body, the ball and your club swing must be in complete alignment, with a perfect swing tempo, if you want to cut down on mishits and errant shots, according to Revolution Balance Boards. There are many ways you can improve your game, thanks to a variety of tools and resources [...]
Baseball season is just about halfway through. Before your next weekly trip down to the ballpark though, you’ll need some basics: a team jersey, your baseball glove, and the right apps for your smartphone or tablet. Whether you’ve got your own fantasy team or don’t want to miss a minute of the action, these apps can get you through the rest of the season, from the All-Star Game to the playoffs.
For those diehard baseball aficionados out there who are relying on their smartphone to keep them up to date, download these apps on your Nokia phone from T-Mobile or tablet today. Since T-Mobile has recently announced that the company is doubling customer’s 4G LTE [...]
Racism has riddled sports for decades. Despite that fact, great strides have been made. There used to be separate leagues for different races, but now players of all races play together.
In 1902, Charles Follis became the first black professional football player. In 1936, much to Hitler’s chagrin, Jesse Owens took home four Olympic gold medals. In 1947, Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier in baseball. And by 1961, the Washington Redskins became the last football team in America to integrate racially. But integration was just the first step.
There is still a lot of racism in sports, as evidenced by the recent Donald Sterling controversy. Players are still not [...]