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Attractive aspects of ___ include the exceptional quiet (except when the propane burners are firing)
It may or may not involve a certain amount of free-fall, a time during which the parachute has not been deployed and the body gradually accelerates
Each team tries to score points by grounding a ball on the other team's court under organized rules.
A field goal scores two points for the shooting team if a player is touching or closer to the basket than the three-point line
The offense attempts to score runs by hitting a ball thrown by the pitcher with a bat and moving counter-clockwise around a series of four bases
The bowler delivers the ball to the batsman who attempts to hit the ball with his bat away from the fielders so he can run to the other end of the pitch
Players on the batting team kick an inflated rubber ball to advance players around the bases and thus score runs.
Early … tricks had consisted mainly of two-dimensional freestyle manoeuvres like riding on only two wheels ('wheelie' or 'manual')
____ is a winter sport that involves descending a slope that is covered with snow while standing on a board attached to a rider's feet
The term ____ refers to the act of riding a wave, regardless of whether the wave is ridden with a board or without a board, and regardless of the stance used
The rider is usually towed behind a motorboat, typically at speeds of 30–40 km/h (18-25 mph), depending on the board size…
Players are permitted to throw the ball in the air using an underarm action. This is generally used to knock either the jack or another ball away
In pin ____ variations, the target is usually to knock over pins at the end of a lane.
____ is a game in which players on two teams try to throw large balls at each other while avoiding being hit themselves.
____... is a children's game in which two or more players must pass a ball to one another, while a player in the middle attempts to intercept it.
The goal is to reach the summit of a formation or the endpoint of a pre-defined route without falling.
...the objective is to either throw or takedown an opponent to the ground, immobilize or otherwise subdue an opponent with a pin, or force an opponent to submit
____... is a combat sport in which two people engage in a contest of strength, speed, reflexes, endurance, and will by throwing punches with gloved hands
____ is a full contact combat sport that allows the use of both striking and grappling techniques, both standing and on the ground, from a variety of other combat sports.
The most common version of ____ today ... is divided into three weapon categories: foil, sabre and épée.
the family of cue sports and games played on a pool table having six receptacles called pockets along the rails, into which balls are deposited as the main goal of play.
____ is a rodeo event in which a horse and rider attempt to complete a clover-leaf pattern around preset barrels in the fastest time.
____ is a flying disc game, as well as a precision and accuracy sport, in which individual players throw a flying disc at a target.
Points are scored by passing the disc to a teammate in the opposing end zone.
The goalkeepers are the only players allowed to touch the ball with their hands or arms while it is in play and then only in their penalty area.
They must advance it at least ten yards in four downs to receive a new set of four downs and continue the drive
the game is played on a course, in general consisting of an arranged progression of either nine or 18 holes.
____ is a team sport in which two teams of seven players each (six outfield players and a goalkeeper on each team) pass a ball to throw it into the goal of the other team.
____ is a recreational kiting activity where a person is towed behind a vehicle (usually a boat) while attached to a specially designed canopy wing that reminds one of a parachute
Each player uses a racquet that is strung with cord to strike a hollow rubber ball covered with felt over or around a net and into the opponent's court.
____ is a family of sports in which two teams play against each other by trying to maneuver a ball or a puck into the opponent's goal using a ____ stick.
a team sport, originally played by the indigenous peoples of North America, using a small rubber ball and a long-shafted stick
...the court's walls, floor, and ceiling are legal playing surfaces, with the exception of court-specific designated hinders being out-of-bounds.
The boats are propelled by the reaction forces on the oar blades, as they are pushed against the water.
A team consists of 6 field players and one goalkeeper in the water at any one time.
____ is a strength sport that consists of three attempts at maximal weight on three lifts: squat, bench press, and deadlift.
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