How to Properly Train Outdoors Under the Cold Weather of Alaska

APSpencer-glacier-hike.kayak-2-1-446x297 Fitness training aims to enhance the overall health and wellbeing of a person. If you have enough strength and endurance, you can even do it under the weather of Alaska. Training does not always point towards competing in sports, building muscle or an improvement in appearance. Regular exercise normally results in better muscle tone and healthier appearance. Thus, it is necessary for you to prepare properly before going into any fitness training. This is particularly true when training in a cold Read more [...]

Top Places in the World You Can Go to Fly Fish

a-couple-enjoys-fly-fishing-in-alaska-281474979315606 Looking forward to catching more exotic fish? Then, pack your bags and fishing gear, and get ready to travel to the best fly fishing destinations. Fly fishing used to refer to the sports of hooking trout. However, it slowly began to expand and now encompass other exotic fishes including tarpon in the Florida Keys, rainbow trout in Canada, landing bonefish in the Bahamas, and Pacific salmon in Alaska. One can try the sports in several locations around the world, but only a few of them can give Read more [...]

The Basics of Sun Protection on the Golf Course

Sun-Protection-Tips-for-Golfers There’s nothing like playing a great game of golf during a warm and sunny day. However, if you aren’t careful, you might end up with sunburn by the end of the day. It’s also important to remember that prolonged exposure to the sun’s harmful UV rays is a risk factor in getting skin cancer. Thus, it’s important to take extra precautions to ensure that you're protected at all times. In this article, we’ll give you some tips and tricks for keeping harmful UV rays at bay while you’re sinking Read more [...]

How to Protect Your Rights as an Athlete

0522_oag-NCAA-modeling-Jenny-Pinkston-1-1-1000x667 While popular athletes can experience more privileges as they perform better, they also start to experience different types of abuses. Professional athletes are known for their skills and endurance. Because of their popularity, many companies hire them to be their brand ambassador. If an athlete becomes an endorser, the company can use his image to promote their products. It will help the business owners increase their sales and productivity. In return, the athlete gains more income. It’s Read more [...]

How to Stay Healthy – and even Lose Weight – Whilst Holding Down an Office Job

milk1 Admittedly, it’s hard for anyone to lose weight – and keep it off – when one is working in an office. Why? The answer is simple: because you’re sitting down for hours at a time, and you don’t really get many opportunities to be active. And, at the end of that working day, many of us are too tired or lazy to go to the gym. So what’s the solution? Here’s what you should know about how to stay healthy – and even lose weight – whilst holding down an office job. Walk as often as you Read more [...]

Top challenges that Professional Athletes Encounter

download Professional athletes are the pride of the fans that support them, and the teams and the country they represent. However, being a professional athlete comes with a number of challenges, which they face almost every single day of their careers, and which they have to deal with and overcome in order to be successful. Below is a look at some of the top challenges faced by professional athletes today. Too much pressure to perform Professional athletes are considered by their fans as heroes, source Read more [...]

English Premier League – The Most-Watched Football Event Worldwide

images (100) English Premier League, in short EPL, is a professional football league in England. Its official name is Barclays Premier League as it is sponsored by a leading British banking and financial services company Barclays Bank. The league was started on 20 February, 1992 as the FA Premier League. EPL takes place from August to May every year, and 20 clubs complete in it. In addition to English clubs, the Welsh clubs can also participate. Each team plays 38 games. The first season run from 15 August, 1992 Read more [...]

Put down FIFA: it’s time to become a manager!

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 EDITORIAL USE ONLY. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or "live" services. Online in-match use limited to 45 images, no video emulation. No use in betting, games or single club/league/player publications.  Please contact your account representative for further details. “Wenger, you haddock, you should’ve put Wilshire on in the last 10 minutes! I’ve told you a million times! Admittedly, you can’t hear me because I’m shouting at a telly, but you should’ve known anyway! You’re not managing under-11s! This is the Premier League, so stop Arsene around and do your job properly!” After you’ve shouted this at the telly, the manager of the pub asks you to leave. But it was worth it. These managers don’t seem to know their Ronaldinho from their elbow. Read more [...]

5 Best Sports Museums And Shows In The UK

1c018400-c332-11e4-9d23-8524ceb0e06a_maxresdefault Are you looking for a fun day out with a sporting edge? As the UK has created some of the best sports in the world, you won’t find a shortage of great museums and shows, celebrating Britain’s connection with healthy competition. Some of the most popular sports that we can claim as our own are Badminton, Cricket, Tennis, Darts, Football, Table Tennis, Netball, Golf, Bowls, Curling, Squash, Rounders, and Rugby. That’s a pretty impressive list, isn’t it? Here are just some of the coolest and Read more [...]

£150m Sport Funding Boost for Primary Schools is Good News for Schools, Pupils and Parents

5962194868_44e93f33eb With childhood obesity on the rise any attempt to encourage children to be active should be welcomed. So, the government's recent announcement of £150m worth of funding for sports in primary schools appears timely. More Funding for Schools with Over 17 Pupils The government funding works out at £8,000 for every primary school that has more than 17 pupils, and the £150m a year funding will be in place for the next two years. The money should be a boost for schools, children and parents. Schools Read more [...]