Browsing: Sports

A Brief History In 1960, the Professional Women’s Bowling Association (PWBA) was founded as the first professional women’s bowling association.  Today, one of the biggest choices that bowlers have to make is to either buy or rent their bowling shoes. When a person goes bowling, they pay a couple of dollars to rent shoes for a couple of games; however, it may be challenging to find the perfect shoes, especially if you have never bought any bowling shoes. Most people do not see a point in buying shoes because they can conveniently rent the shoes from the bowling alley. If you’re…

A Brief History Maybe you have had a dream of working with racehorses or some career where you get to work with horses in general.  There are a number of ways you can get to work with and around racehorses and within the horse racing industry. You do not have to become a champion jockey or a racehorse trainer to do it.  Let us take a look at some other job and career prospects that will allow you to be a part of the business so you can mingle with and help the animals you love. Digging Deeper Become a…

A Brief History In 1691, Sir Francis Nicholson, the governor of Virginia, organized competitions for the “better sort of Virginians onely who are Batchelors,” and he offered prizes “to be shot for, wrastled, played at backswords, & Run for by Horse and foott.”  Over 300 years later, sports continue to play an important role in remaining physically fit and remaining smart for both men and women around the world. By paying proper attention to your health and physical fitness a sports person can remain active and smart to play his/her role in a specific game plan. Adopt some safety practices in…

A Brief History On February 23, 1998, The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario was established in the Canadian province of Ontario to regulate the alcohol, gaming, and horse racing sectors in Ontario.  Gambling is one of the oldest activities in Canada. According to history, Canadians learned the art of gambling from settlers and it is believed that the earliest gamblers in Canada used sticks to gamble. Playing cards were introduced in 1497 when John Cabot arrived at Canadian shores. As a result, Canadians learned how to play a variety of card games including poker and blackjack. By the 1800s,…

A Brief History On August 21, 2019, we eagerly await the next NFL season.  Having already completed 2 of the 4 pre-season/exhibition games, many teams are already firming up the sort of team they expect to field when the hitting counts.  So who is going to win the big enchilada?  Read on for our picks for the NFL 2019-2020 season. Digging Deeper If you are interested in NFL Futures 2019-2020, Las Vegas gambling mavens like the Patriots.  We like the Patriots, too, but not enough to put them in the Super Bowl, let alone win the NFL Championship (again).  We…

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