I was raised in a military family and had trained in martial arts for years. So the term warrior was often batted around. So much so that it be became generic to me and didn't really mean much. When I looked into ancient history though and read about it, it somehow felt different than today.
Water is essential for healthy functioning. Supplementing the supply of clean water a hiker carries requires knowledge of the locations of potable water on the hiking trail and a means of purifying water by boiling, filtering, chemical additives or ultraviolet light.
Bernice Shiner-Gera was the first female to be a Major League Baseball umpire. She retired from the sport after just one game. Gera's reasons for retiring were based on the treatment she experienced from other umpires as well as the many written and verbal threats she received.
Calvin Peete never picked up a golf club till he was 23 but went on to win 12 times on the PGA tour and many awards. From humble beginnings with arm severely handicapped. Almost never missed a fairway. Could also be called a Straight Arrow.
Curt Flood, played 15 seasons in MLB and forever changed baseball. He sacrificed his career, sued MLB, and was instrumental in securing free agency for the players, then was blackballed from baseball.
The NBA has been having a fad with small centers. Gone are the days where you expected a player who stood at a minimum seven feet to start at the NBA's biggest stage, the NBA Finals. Because of the immense success of the Golden State Warriors of the mid-2010's, smaller centers are the new norm.
Fútbol Club Barcelona's new president (Joan Laporta) arrives to presidency after lightning and storms, following Josep Maria Bartomeu's scandalous period, including sporting, financial and social disgrace, with the main goal of keeping club's legend Lionel Messi on-board for a brighter (?) future.
Andre Drummond comes from a long line of athletic NBA players who played the Center position. His value has become less appreciated today because of the emergence of big men who possess wider offensive skills. Let's look at NBA stars from the past like Drummond to gain a new appreciation for him.
NBA teams caught in the race to win the championship have a way of cramming within the season to add more pieces to their team in an effort to get ahead. This year was no exception, and the trade deadline was a perfect example of these five contenders cramming to win it all.
Owning a tank is an exciting hobby but something that is not everybody's cup of tea because it costs big bucks.
The 2021 IndyCar Series calendar includes 17 events. The premier race is the Indianapolis 500. Who are the participants (riders and teams)? Who are the official broadcast partners of the 2021 IndyCar Series?
Hiking is generally a safe and enjoyable activity. Dangers posed by animal and human predators are at the low end of the risk scale. However, the consequences of being unprepared for an aggressive encounter can result in serious injury or death.
Kawhi Leonard, Jimmy Butler and Paul George were once just role players with a specialty in defending perimeter players while themselves hitting open perimeter shots. Now, they are each perennial All-Stars. An unknown player, OKC Thunder's Lu Dort, is about to follow in these stars' footsteps.
MXGP is the premier class of motocross racing. The 2021 calendar includes 19 events. Who are the teams and riders in the 2021 season? Who are the official broadcast partners of the MXGP World Championship?
Sports card investing is going crazy. How can you target certain players and make money in the long run? This article will discuss the potential value of certain players.
The Giants and Leonard Williams on Tuesday consented to terms on a three-year bargain worth a revealed $63 million, incorporating $45 million in completely ensured cash.
A breakdown of Cristiano Ronaldo's vintage goal-scoring performance in a crucial Serie A victory for Juventus
The 2021 Brooklyn Nets have recruited not just three, but four superstars into their team's roster. While Blake Griffin is at already at the twilight of his career, the trio of Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and James Harden comprise a formidable big three worth matching up against the greats.
Louise Suggs, one of the co-founders of LPGA. Turning Pro in 1948 she went on to win 61 times, 11 majors with career money of $190,475. She learned golf from her father at age ten going on to have a major impact on the Game of Golf.
In fact, each UCL final has its own exciting moment that will spoil eyes of the audience. However, these UCL finals are finals that actually more embedded in the memory of football fans. The finals that not only presents an interesting game but also bring an emotional feelings to players and fans.
The Volta a Catalunya is a professional road bicycle race in Catalonia, Spain. It is a part of the UCI World Tour. It is one of the four oldest still-existing stage races in road cycling.
The 2021 Formula One World Championship is the 72nd running of the F1 World Championship. Which F1 races are taking place in 2021? Who are the official broadcast partners of Formula One?
LeBron's legacy after he retires must be viewed in a different light from Michael Jordan. While the G.O.A.T. debate is still out there and might never come to a conclusion even after LeBron James retires, his career needs to be appreciated a little differently.
Nicknames are given to us for different reasons and in sports most players have nicknames. Most PGA golfers have nicknames given them by sportswriters, other players, and even fams. They are playful and fun and sometimes we forget their real names.
Anthony Joshua vs. Tyson Fury will be the biggest bout in English Boxing history as it is one of the only times if not the only time where two English champions will be competing for the crown of Heavyweight Champion.
As you come nearer to your retirement age, you may not have quite enough money in your Savings that you feel you need to retire and travel in an RV. But there are a number of ways for you use your personal skills and make extra money to supplement your Savings as you travel in your RV.
MotoGP is the premier class of motorcycle road racing. Which races are taking place in 2021? Who are the participants? Who are the official broadcast partners?