Tag Archives: 2008 Beijing Olympics

The Sports Archives – Olympic Greats: 6 Amazing Paralympians To Inspire You!

The Paralympics is a hugely positive event to showcase the pure resilience and outstanding physical ability of disabled athletes. If you’re lacking in motivation to finish off that annual report, or just can’t be bothered going to the gym, these … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – A History Of African American Swimmers!

African Americans have a long history of participating in and excelling at sports competitions throughout the world. Black athletes have kicked ass in sporting events ranging from local, small town basketball games, to internationally viewed Olympic competitions. Almost everyone who … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – Best Moments Of 2012 Olympics Of Kayaking!

If you are interested in the sport of kayaking, now is the time to inspire yourself with the golden moments from the 2012 Olympics in London. Records were broken and in the kayaking, Great Britain accomplished something it had never … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – The Best Competitive BMX Events!

BMX Riding at its Finest For a long time BMX as a sport has always dwelt around the margins of popular sporting culture. It has always had its following but was a sport for the purists, the fanatical and the … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – How Much Does It Cost To Train An Olympic Athlete?

For a select few world-class athletes, 2012 was the year when they realized their full potential, and stood on the podium with an Olympic gold medal around the neck. At that specific moment, they may well have contemplated how the … Continue reading

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The Sports Archives – BMX Racers Become Olympians: Here Comes the Science!

Those of us who are too old to even think about getting on a BMX bike may remember the training sequence in Rocky IV, which pitted Sly Stallone’s old-school workout of chopping wood and running in the snow against Dolph … Continue reading

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