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Figure Skating Was at the Summer Olympics

Reading Time: 2 minutes Did you know that figure skating was a summer Olympics event? It certainly was, as bizarre as it sounds, and it wasn’t as a one off event either. Over the following two summer Olympics, figure skating was an event. Today when you mention figure skating, summer Olympics is pretty much the furthest sport from your …

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8 Fun Olympics Facts and Information That Are Astounding

Reading Time: 5 minutes 8 fun Olympics facts and information that are simply astounding, Every four years we are graced with one of the biggest sporting events in the world, the Olympic games. For two weeks our scheduled television programming is interrupted by sports, that we in general pay next to no attention to most of the time, but …

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Shooting Considers Alcohol A Performance Enhancing Drug

Reading Time: 2 minutes I must say that I’m an extremely keen shooter and when I first heard that alcohol was banned in shooting because it is considered to be a performance enhancing drug I was surprised. To be honest, I was initially told that alcohol was banned which makes perfect sense. The last thing you would want is …

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The Oldest Professional Athlete Was 104

Reading Time: 2 minutes Some people are purely inspirational, just like this person. John Whittemore has gone down in the record books as being the oldest professional athlete ever recorded. He set this amazing record when he participated in two track and field events just shy of his 105th birthday. It’s undoubtedly the dream of all athletes, amateurs and professionals, …

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