The 5 Greatest Competitive Swimmers of all Time

The-5-Greatest-Competitive-Swimmers-of-all-Time-300x203 If you are someone who loves participating in sports, but wants to be the one who gets all the glory for your hard work, swimming is a great sport to consider. Some of the most popular athletes of all time have been swimmers who went from local swimming classes to representing their nation at the Olympics and other world competitions. Here are the five greatest swimmers of all time, and the impact they had on the sports. Michael Phelps Michael Phelps is not only one of the best swimmers of all Read more [...]

6 Modern Medicine Innovations For Athletes To Take Advantage Of

Brainerd Warriors' head coach Ron Stolski chats with defensive back Trevor Dukowitz and tells him not to get discouraged, that the DB position requires resiliency, and that he has "the stuff to be a good player and leader." Injuries are commonplace among athletes; in the past, dealing with sport injuries took time and patience. Fortunately, there have been many advances in the field of sports rehabilitation and surgery. Injuries that used to knock athletes out of commission can now be diagnosed and treated quickly. Technology and science are helping athletes perform at peak levels. If you are an athlete, take advantage of the following modern medicine innovations: Smartphone Monitoring Apps Imagine being able to Read more [...]

Reasons why you should play field hockey

hockey-sticks-300x256 As the NHS website states, around 93,000 people regularly play hockey in England alone. With such a large figure from one small country, it becomes clear that hockey is one of the most popular sports. And it is easy to see why; hockey boasts a wealth of benefits on both a physical and social level. Here are just a few: It’s cardiovascular In order to keep our hearts healthy, we need to give it a regular workout to really get it pumping. Hockey is a great way of doing this, as it is both physically Read more [...]

Can the Premier League Pace Setters Become Title Challengers?

Free-Barclays-Premier-League-Live-TV With a full quarter of the season already having been played, England’s Premier League is beginning to take shape. However, there is an unfamiliar feel to the league so far with Arsenal setting the early pace. Are the Gunners really contenders for the title and where are the usual suspects? When Arsenal were defeated at home by Aston Villa on the opening day of the season, the knives were out for manager Arsene Wenger. However, his team have been almost faultless ever since then. The signing Read more [...]

Top Sports Injuries Surrounding the Sport of MLB Baseball

150885703_crop_north When it comes to baseball, especially major league baseball, the majority of injuries occur to the hitter and the pitcher. Understanding what injuries are the most common, and what causes them, is essential to a proper diagnosis and treatment. Continue reading below for the various common injuries in MLB Baseball. Hitter Whether they are dodging a ball accidentally aimed at them, or swinging hard at that perfect pitch, batters are at a high risk for injury and are protected by little more than Read more [...]