I teared up a little bit when I saw the news.The vote was unanimous. All 32 team representatives speaking for 1,900 members of the NFL Players Association voted to accept the 10 year deal presented to them by the NFL Owners....more
Two weeks ago, I had the opportunity to visit an dear friend of mine. We've been friends for almost 20 years. Alex and I became friends when we were fencing in college. He and his wife own the Peekskill Fencing Center in Peekskill, NY (www.pee...more
Brittany Waters, one of Canada’s top rugby players, was profiled on Global BC TV’s News Hour Sports. The interview started out like most athlete features in which we heard some background information on how she got into the sport and some of her accomplishments. Eventually, it went off the rugby field and down sexism street....more
by Lianne Castelino www.whereparentstalk.com
If I had a penny for every time my kids said 'no' to trying something new - be it a food item, clothing, activity or sport - we'd be zillionaires. Okay, maybe just billionaires!
Truth is most kids for the most part will reject anything foreign, never-seen-before, new. But as a parent, we cannot be deterred.
In Texas college football is the King and high school football is the Crown Prince. I am not a football fan. I'm pretty clueless about the game which is sad because I was in marching band in high school. Go Hastings Bears! I was at every single stinkin' football game and still didn't realize players switched ends every quarter until my senior year. ...more
Pregnant Women Bans in Sport: Is This Discrimination and Why Does it Keep Happening? The all time most popular blog post on my blog is, over a month after it was written, my op ed piece entitled "...more
Mia M. Jackson • Sideline Pass • Up close and sporty! Rory McIlroy rocked the U.S. Open with a record 16 under par. Until Sunday, I’d watched many a round of golf from the comfort of home. Thanks to one of SP Dads, I was at the tournament close enough to witness golf history, duck to avoid errant swings and want to hit that guy who screams “it’s in the hole.” Quickly, here are my top five U.S. Open memories:...more
Ive recieved numerous text message's phone calls and emails from some contacts I have in the world of sports over the past week. Most have stated the lock out was going to either be over that nite or with in the week. Now these are people that I and allot of other people trust, probably a few of you do as well. Now Monday's blow up pushed a deal back but a deal is coming and will be done by July. So full training camp and 16 game season, that also means fantasy football is coming and work days are about to be filled with football googles and fantasy transactions....more