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Goalkeeper

A goalkeeper is someone who protects a teams goal. There are goalkeepers in sports like football and ice hockey, for example. The goalkeepers mission is to prevent the opposing team from scoring a goal. Goalkeepers normally wear more protective g ...

                                               

Hiking

Hiking is a general word for traveling on foot in wilderness or countryside. Day hikers return before nightfall. Other hikers may go out for many days. Sometimes large groups hike together. Hiking is a kind of physical activity as well as a leisu ...

                                               

Homecoming

Homecoming is the tradition of welcoming back former students and members. It also can be about celebrating an organizations existence. It is a tradition in many high schools, colleges, and churches in the United States. It does not exist in Canada.

                                               

Hornussen

Hornussen is sport played in Switzerland. Its name comes from the puck which is called a "Hornuss" or "Nouss". When hit, the hornuss can whizz through the air at up to 300 km/h and creates a buzzing sound. It is a team sport, played between two t ...

                                               

Kick

In hand-to-hand combat, in martial arts and sports, a kick is a blow with the foot, the knee or the leg. It is used in combat as an attack. Generally, the kicks are slower than the punches although stronger than the blows with hands. The kicks ar ...

                                               

Mascot

A mascot is any person, animal, or object thought to bring luck, or used to symbolize a group. Many schools and sports teams have a mascot, and so do some corporations or products. For example, the mascot of the Sacramento Kings is a lion, and th ...

                                               

Orienteering

Orienteering is a sport where people run around an area to certain control points given on a map. There are lots of types of orienteering and the most popular type in Britain and the US is called Foot Orienteering. In orienteering people use a sp ...

                                               

Palla

For the article of ancient Roman clothing, see Palla garment. Palla, Italian language for ball, is the name of various traditional ball games of Italy. In Italian they also call pallacanestro for basketball, pallavolo for volleyball, pallamano fo ...

                                               

Pallone

Pallone is the name of several traditional ball games, played in various regions of Italy, with minimal differences in regulations.

                                               

Quidditch

Quidditch is a fictional sport in the Harry Potter books written by J. K. Rowling. Quidditch is a team game played by witches and wizards. It is played on flying brooms. There are seven players per team. The game has many rules. Chasers shoot the ...

                                               

Racewalking

Racewalking, or Walking race, is a long-distance athletic event. It is different from running: in that one foot must appear to be in contact with the ground at all times. Stride length is reduced, so to achieve competitive speeds, race walkers mu ...

                                               

Racing

Racing is a kind of competition or contest where winning means doing or finishing something before the other contestants do. Usually, a race involves people getting from one place to another. Running is a kind of racing where people try to be the ...

                                               

Skydiving

Skydiving is parachuting from an airplane for fun. Skydiving can be done individually and with groups of people. Training is required. Unlike most paratroopers, skydivers often wait until they are low, before opening the parachute. The jump can a ...

                                               

Southwestern Moundbuilders

The Southwestern Moundbuilders are the athletic teams that represent Southwestern College in Winfield, Kansas. They are part of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics. They compete in the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference.

                                               

Sport psychology

Sport psychology means applying parts of psychology to sports and athletes. One of the main ways that sports psychologists use is to help athletes meet their goals. The main group of people that sports psychologists try to help are professional a ...

                                               

Sport Relief

Sport Relief is a charity event from Comic Relief that happens every two years. It is held in association with BBC Sport. The event brings together the worlds of sport and entertainment to raise money to help vulnerable people in both the UK and ...

                                               

Sportsmanship

Sportsmanship is traditional value in sports and competition. It means playing clean and handling both victory and defeat with grace, style, and dignity. Sportsmanship is generally understood to include treating opponents with respect respecting ...

                                               

Sterling Warriors

The Sterling Warriors are the athletic teams that represent Sterling College in Sterling, Kansas. They are part of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics. They compete in the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference.

                                               

Vuvuzela

A vuvuzela is a blowing horn commonly used in soccer games in South Africa. They are also called lepata s or a stadium horn. To blow this horn, the lip and lung strength of the blower has to be strong to make a sound like a foghorn or an elephant.

                                               

Theme park

A theme park is a place with attractions made up of rides, such as roller coasters and water rides. They usually contain a selection of different types of rides, along with shops, restaurants and other entertainment outlets. Theme parks can be en ...

                                               

Summer park

A summer park is a form of theme park with a summertime theme. A summer park is only opened during the summertime season. Playgrounds and swimming pool make up most attractions instead of carousels. Several summer parks have been built in Denmark ...

                                               

Water park

A water park is an theme park that features water play areas, such as water slides, splash pads, spraygrounds, lazy rivers, or other recreational bathing, swimming, and barefooting environments. Water parks in more current states of development m ...

                                               

Tourism

Tourism means people traveling for fun. It includes activities such as sightseeing and camping. People who travel for fun are called "tourists". Places where many tourists stay are called "resorts". Places that people go to for tourism are called ...

                                               

Camping

Camping is a leisurivity, usually during summer when school children are on holiday, where people leave their homes and spend one or more nights outdoors. Usually they seek nature, adventure, or a different environment. They may sleep in a camper ...

                                               

Center Parcs UK

Center Parcs UK is a company which sells short breaks in five holiday villages in the United Kingdom. Each is about 400 acres of woodland. The companys first village opened at Sherwood Forest, Nottinghamshire, in 1987. Its fifth, at Woburn Forest ...

                                               

Cruise ship

A cruise ship is a large ship with sleeping cabins and other facilities that takes people on holiday and vacation trips. Hundreds of thousands of people take cruises each year. Todays cruise ships are like floating hotels. They have a complete "h ...

                                               

Free Walking Tour

Free Walking Tour – free of charge walking tour, where participants give tips tour guide for his work. Guide can take money or give it to his Free Walking Tour organization. Free Walking Tour typically has a schedule. Weather and number of coming ...

                                               

Grand Tour

The Grand Tour was the name of travel through Europe by rich European young men between 1660 until about 1840. It was done to learn about European society and art. The idea was that what they learned on their travels could be used to help those t ...

                                               

I Love New York

I Love New York, seen visually as, "I ❤ NY" was a design concept created by Milton Glaser in 1977. The song "I Love New York" also the state song of New York. The logo was created by Milton Glaser.

                                               

Medical tourism

Medical Tourism is when patients visit other countries for medical care. The patients usually come from developed countries to find treatment at lower prices. Over 50 countries have identified medical tourism as a national industry. Examples of c ...

                                               

Runnymede

Runnmede is a water-meadow in Surrey, England, 20 miles west of London. The site is owned and managed by The National Trust, and runs alongside the River Thames. It is one of Englands most visited tourist sites. Runnymede is where King John signe ...

                                               

Sentiero di Leonardo

The Sentiero di Leonardo is a trail in Northern Italy and Southern Switzerland. It is named for Leonardo Da Vinci. The trail was opened in February 2019, the 500th anniversary of Leonardos death. It goes through places that were important in the ...

                                               

Tourist attraction

A tourist attraction is a place of interest where tourists like to visit because of its looks, beauty, culture, nature, history, fun and how it feels to be there.

                                               

Toy

A toy is something to play with. Toys are for children, adults, and animals. Before 1970, most toys were made of metal and wood. Now, they are mostly made of plastic. Sometimes they are made of electronic material. Some people also consider video ...

                                               

Army men

Army men, or plastic soldiers, are simple toy soldiers molded from green or other colored plastic. Unlike the toy soldiers, which cost more, army men are sold at low prices in discount stores, supermarkets, and dollar stores. Also unlike many toy ...

                                               

Bop It

Bop It is a series of battery-powered games made by Hasbro. The aim of the game is to respond quickly to the directions that come out of the games speakers. These directions are given in a way that requires the player do use different devices on ...

                                               

Brain Warp

Brain Warp is an electronic audio game developed by Big Monster Toys, and was made by Tiger Electronics and released on June 16, 1996. Players follow the spoken instructions of the game unit by choosing the correct number or color. Its catchphras ...

                                               

Care Bears

The Care Bears are a very successful toy franchise from the 1980s. Over forty million of these stuffed teddy bears, made with a variety of colours, were sold from 1983 to 1987. Each Bear had a name, a job, and a symbol tied to it. For example, Fu ...

                                               

Channapatna

Channapatna toys are a particular form of wooden toys that are manufactured in the town of Channapatnain the Ramanagara district of Karnataka state, India. This traditional craft is protected as a geographical indication under the World Trade Org ...

                                               

Dollhouse

A dollhouse is a toy home made in miniature. Dollhouses have been mainly for children. Making and collecting them, however, is also a hobby for many adults. In the United States and Canada, the term dollhouse is used. In the United Kingdom, the t ...

                                               

Fidget spinner

A fidget spinner is a toy that some people believe helps children who can become distracted. Gadget World has published a blog to explain the alleged benefits. However, other people such as teachers believe that fidget spinners are a distraction. ...

                                               

Flying disc

A flying disc is a flat round object with a thick rim. The rim make the disc easier to grip and throw, and also keeps the disc from turning over as it flies. Detailed throwing instructions are below, but the basic goal is to throw the disc while ...

                                               

Furby

A Furby is a popular electronic toy or robot, more specifically, a hamster/owl-like creature made by Tiger Electronics, which went through a time of being the "must-have" toy following its launch in the winter holiday season of 1998, with continu ...

                                               

Jigsaw puzzle

Jigsaw puzzles come in many variations, for example they can vary in number of pieces. Standard puzzles contain from 300 to 1000 pieces. The largest commercially sold puzzle had 32.256 pieces. Versions designed for children come in great variety ...

                                               

Kite

For the bird, see kite bird A kite is a flying object that is attached to the ground by a rope, or ropes. Kites can be flown for fun, or in competitions. In India, people fly kites on Makar Sankranti.

                                               

Littlest Pet Shop

Littlest Pet Shop are a line of toys sold by Hasbro. They are marketed for girls. The toys were first sold in 1992. They were sold for four years before Hasbro stopped selling them. In 2005, the company started selling them again. Since 2005, ove ...

                                               

Marble run

a marble run is a course made for a small ball and its aim is to travel from the start to finish with no flaws to make a marble run you need a small ball and that is it after you make a course using anything you can find see:rube Goldberg a marbl ...

                                               

Marbles (game)

Marbles is a game played with small, round glass balls called marbles. The balls vary in size. Usually they are about 1/2 inch to 1 inch 1.3 to 2.6 cm in diameter, but they may range from less than 1/30 inch 0.111 cm to over 3 inches 7.75 cm. As ...

                                               

My Little Pony

The toys were first called "My Pretty Pony," but Hasbro changed the name. The My Pretty Ponies were the colors of real horses and could move their ears. They had manes and tails that the player could comb. Hasbro changed the way the My Little Pon ...

                                               

Paper plane

A paper plane is a toy airplane made from paper. The paper is folded in a certain way so that the folded paper actually glides. This is a form of origami; the Japanese art of paper folding. Paper planes were used originally for testing real airpl ...