Sports And Fitness Category

Sports: The original reality show. In this section you will find articles on sports both large and small. Also included are articles to assist you in being as fit as you want to be. 'Play Ball' ... 'Start Your Engines' ... Whatever ... Enjoy.

Lacrosse: The Fastest Growing Sport in America

As America’s fastest growing and oldest sport, many might find themselves choosing to play lacrosse this season over football or soccer. With a long and often unknown history in North America, this originally Iroquois field sport has been rapidly growing in popularity and will soon be found in your high-school. In our age of technological efficiency filled with high speed social media, Tweeting and lightning-fast video games, it’s no wonder why young athletes are … [Read more...]

Exercising With Cold and Flu Symptoms

Making an exercise routine part of your daily routine can help to ensure that you keep going back to the gym. Under normal circumstances, an exercise routine can be easy to keep up, but what happens when you get sick with the flu or a similar common illness? If breaking the established workout habit is out of the question, then what are the safety concerns and limitations to consider? A workout routine performed while a person is sick is still possible depending on … [Read more...]

Mixed Martial Arts: True Sport or Mindless Brutally

Mixed Martial Arts, or MMA, has always had a mixed reputation for it's form of near unrestricted hand-to-hand combat. The sport's rules, which allow fighters to strike with knees and elbows, and continue to pummel a fallen opponent, ground fighting with choke holds, make it clear that MMA is indeed the ultimate style of fighting. Though many are offended by such an apparently rule-less form of combat, crowds are being drawn to MMA venues such as Ultimate Fighting … [Read more...]

Fantasy Football for Newbies

Fantasy football has become very popular in the last couple of years. Hardcore football fans and casual NFL observers are all getting involved in fantasy football. Not only is it fun, but it is a chance to bond with other people who share a common interest. You may think fantasy football is only for serious football fans. It isn't. Fantasy football has an important social component. With it you can: Bond with friends and co-workers who play fantasy football by joining … [Read more...]

The Rise of the Mobile Quarterbacks

Mobile quarterbacks have always been a popular topic of conversation among NFL analysts and fans. The potential duel threat of a quarterback who could as easily run the ball for ten yards as throw it for ten has always been tantalizing. In college mobile quarterbacks have led many teams to championships. For a variety of reasons, however, most of these quarterbacks failed to work out once they reached the NFL level. Defenders are faster in the NFL and able to close … [Read more...]