Golf is a sports game in which teams or individual participants compete by driving a small ball into specially made holes with the help of club sticks and trying to cover a certain distance in the minimum number of strokes.
It is believed that the game of golf appeared in Scotland and was invented by shepherds, who, with the help of staves, which later became clubs, pounded stones in rabbit holes in order to entertain themselves during the monotonous work. It is believed that the game of golf already existed in the XIV century, and a hundred years later several laws were passed in Scotland that prohibited the game of golf. With clubs, the ball was played in the 17th century in the Netherlands. The game acquired a modern look in Scotland in the 19th century. Continue reading
Bike is the most popular transport in the world. Hundreds of millions ride it every morning, millions learn it from childhood, thousands go in for cycling and only a few become the best in it. That’s about the best cyclists in the world and our story will go.
One of the most famous cyclists of our time is Lance Armstrong, who was born on September 18, 1971. From the age of 12, this guy began training in the triathlon and by 16 became a professional in this program. The athlete’s greatest strength was cycling, so he turned his attention to him more closely. In 1993, Lance won his first World Cup. In total, during his sports career, the cyclist won bronze at the Olympic Games in Sydney, and also won seven times in the Tour de France multi-day race. A distinctive feature of this person is his strength of mind. In 1996, Armstrong was diagnosed with cancer with metastases, which he cured, and after which he returned to the track. Continue reading
In sports, it is not always possible to do without injuries – this is a well-known axiom. It just so happened that the more actively a person moves, the greater the burden he takes upon himself, the greater the risk he exposes himself to. In many sports, such as figure skating, they even teach you how to fall in order to reduce the likelihood of injury if you fall. However, what should I do if I was seriously injured while playing sports? Let’s try to figure this out and find out exactly how to provide first aid for the most common injuries.
Quite often in the sports world, sprains occur. This happens when the ligaments that connect the bones Continue reading