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Grant Sheldon- Being a Professional Triathlete
PACE News caught up with Grant Sheldon to find out what it's like being a professional triathlete: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mLVC-a9SKb4&t=1s     (More)
From the Military to the Streets: Sport of the Day
Ailsa Harvey   Using obstacles such as buildings and environmental structures, freerunning is not just a sport but a form of expression. Freerunners interact with these obstacles, performing various moves. These commonly include flipping a (More)
Diving into Underwater Hockey: Sport of the Day
Ailsa Harvey   Underwater hockey, also referred to as Octopush, is essentially a game of hockey played on the floor of a swimming pool. Two teams go head-to-head to move a move across the bottom of a pool with a hockey stick; the aim being (More)
Chess that Packs a Punch: Sport of the Day
Ailsa Harvey   Chessboxing, as suggested by the name, combines two very contrasting pastimes in alternating rounds: chess and boxing. While the board game tests the athletes’ mental ability, the boxing tests the physical. The sport was (More)
Head to the Beach with Sport of the Day
Ailsa Harvey   In beach volleyball, two teams of two players aim to hit the ball over the net and to the ground, while keeping the ball inside the court. The sport is very similar to regular volleyball but is played on sand. Teams are a (More)
From TV to the Track: Sport of the Day
Ailsa Harvey   A sprint form of automobile racing, the sport of rallycross is held on a mixed-surface racing circuit. Predominantly popular in countries such as the Netherlands, Belgium, France and Great Britain, the sport uses specificall (More)
Hop, Skip and Jump into Sport of the Day
Ailsa Harvey   The triple jump is a track and field event, which has been covered in the More)
Taking the Leap: Sport of the Day
Ailsa Harvey   The extreme sport of BASE jumping derives from skydiving and involves jumping from fixed objects as opposed to jumping from a plane, high in the sky. This element makes the sport even more dangerous as there is less time to (More)
A Wheely Fast Sport of the Day
Ailsa Harvey Wheelchair racing is a Paralympic sport, open to athletes with any qualifying type of disability: this includes amputees, spinal cord injuries, cerebral palsy or partially sighted (when combined with another disability). There are (More)
Risky Rafting: Sport of the Day
Ailsa Harvey   White water rafting is a team sport, involving the navigation of an inflatable raft down the fast, white water of a river. The sport can include risky areas of white water, with different rivers graded with levels of difficu (More)
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