26 Famous Athletes Who Changed the World of Sports
Athletes who changed sports history
Successfully working in the world of sports is no easy task. Immense hard work, perseverance, and skill is required to make it to the top, and stay there. This article talks about 26 such sports athletes who changed the world...
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Should College Athletes be Paid?
There is a belief, that just like students receive scholarships to help them complete their studies, college athletes should receive some sort of monetary compensation that will help then pursue their sports careers. The topic is...
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Shot Put Techniques
Shot put is an ancient sport and is also a part of the Olympic Games. In this article, we shall discuss the different techniques used to put. Have a look...
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Decathlon Events
The events that are held in the decathlon competition are considered to be some of the most grueling in the world of sports, and the individual who is crowned king in this form is referred to as the 'World's Greatest Athlete'.
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Javelin Throwing Technique
There is a lot more to javelin than just holding the javelin and throwing it. Surprised? This write-up will tell you more...
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Pentathlon Events
While the name pentathlon makes it obvious that there are five sporting events in which the athletes are expected to compete, which are these five events is something that not many people are aware of. Continue reading to find out...
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Discus Throwing Technique
An Olympic sport, the discus throw is an extremely popular sport with athletes all over the world. For those of you who want to start off with the basics, this article is here to help...
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High Jump Technique
Getting the technique right as far as high jump is concerned is of utmost importance. Here's something that will guide you better...
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Discus Throw Rules
Amongst athletic track and field events, discus throw is a prominent event. The article below elaborates the rules of this game, and the specifications of the equipment used in this sport.
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Shot Put Rules
Shot put is one of the oldest games in the world, and is a major Olympic sport. So what are the rules to this game? Let's find out...
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The More Sleep the Better, for Athletes
Researchers have determined that if athletes get more than the amount of sleep usually recommended, they may be able to improve their performance. More on that in this write-up.
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16 Famous Athletes Who Changed Their Names
Athletes who changed their names
Athletes, like other celebrities, have changed their names for various reasons: to make it catchy, to increase popularity among fans, for religious reasons, etc. This article speaks about such famous professional athletes who have...
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How to Get Better at Shot Put
If you're a track athlete, I'm sure you have your dreams of making it big, maybe even at the Olympics level. Though you will need to do a lot of hard work, there's no harm in dreaming big. If shot put is what you want to be good at...
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Best Track and Field Shoes
Track and field is a popular form of sport, all over the world. When you are a track and field player, choosing the best shoes is the most important and basic thing of them all.
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Fastest Man in the World
Champions of the 100 m are often bestowed the title of 'the fastest man in the world'. Here's a summary of the famous speedsters of modern times, and the legendary Usain Bolt.
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Athletes Who Excelled in More than One Sport
Michael Jordan excelled in basketball (NBA) as well as baseball
Many of the world's renowned athletes have made a name for themselves by achieving success in one particular sport. But some others have excelled in two or more sports. This Buzzle article gives you the names and disciplines of the...
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Highest-paid Athletes
Highest paid athletes - Floyd Mayweather
With the ever-increasing popularity of sports and sports-people, it is natural to make one wonder about the highest-paid athletes in the world. Continue reading this Buzzle article for more information on the ten highest-paid...
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Biography of Usain Bolt
Fact about Usain Bolt
Usain Bolt is a world-famous Jamaican athlete. He has set the world records for the fastest time over distances of 100 m and 200 m, en route to 6 Olympic and 5 World Championship gold medals. Here's a look into this Jamaican...
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Best Shot Put Shoes
Choosing the best shot put shoes mainly depends upon the particular putting technique of the player. This article will offer some help in making a better choice.
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Asian Games 2010 Medal Tally
The competitions at the XVI Asian Games (2010) have come to a close, with host country China sweeping a lion's share of the medals on offer...
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Athletic Trainer Salary
With the ever-increasing interest in physical fitness and sports, demand for athletic trainers is also on the rise. If you are deciding on a career path, this may be a good field for you.
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Athletic Trainer Job Description
The aim of this article is to describe an athletic trainer's job, the educational requirements and salary in detail. Read the following Buzzle write-up to know more about this career in the arena of sports.
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General Rules about Track and Field
The rules of track and field events advocate free and fair play on the field. If you are well-versed with these rules, you can formulate an effective strategy and go on to win the much sought-after gold.
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How to Apply for Athletic Scholarships
Some countries like the United States highly value sporting talent. There are ample scholarships available for deserving candidates to pursue their career in athletics.
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