What is The Oldest Sport?

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Sports have intrigued the human spirit since ancient times. The first recorded Olympics began in 776 BC at Olympia in Greece. The accepted fact is that they were being held for 500 years by then.   Many of the disciplines like athletics, javelin, and discus throw and wrestling held at the early Olympics are still alive. But what is the oldest sport? You may think it is ‘Running’ as running is the most natural human activity. Running has been a part of the earliest known sporting event like the Olympics. However,…

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The hardest sports in the world

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There are many different sports at different levels of difficulty, here we will take a closer look at the hardest sports in the world. There are Boxing, Martial arts, Bull Riding, and Water Polo alongside ironman triathlon and horse eventing to name but a few. Let’s start off with the history of water polo, water polo began as an exhibition of swimming skills and body strength during the mid-19th century, in England and Scotland. Water polo was one of the first sports to be shown at the 1900 Olympic Games,…

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