Rowing slalom: official game rules briefly
Rowing slalom is a variety of kayaking and canoeing. The essence of this discipline is to overcome at a speed a section of a rapids river marked by special gates. Artificial routes…

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Water polo: official game rules briefly
Water polo today is not only an independent sport, but also an Olympic discipline. Two teams take part in the match, which vie in throwing the ball into the goal…

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Fight: official game rules briefly
Wrestling is classified as martial arts. The competition is a hand-to-hand fight between two athletes who are trying to knock each other off their feet. The participant of the fight…

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Rowing slalom: official game rules briefly

Rowing slalom is a variety of kayaking and canoeing. The essence of this discipline is to overcome at a speed a section of a rapids river marked by special gates. Artificial routes are sometimes used as an analogue of the river. The main requirement for them is the flow rate of water, which should be at least 2 m / s.

The International Rowing and Canoe Federation (ICF) is promoting the world of rowing slalom. Her responsibilities also include organizing all major international tournaments in this sport, helping the regions to develop discipline and working with sponsors. Headquartered in Lausanne. The ICF includes more than a hundred representative offices of national federations. Continue reading

Curling: official game rules briefly

Curling is a team sport that takes place on an ice field. Two teams compete in the duel, the participants of which must launch special heavy granite shells along the ice path towards the marked target. The curling shell is called a “stone”, and the marked target area is called a “home”.

The main governing organization in this sport is the World Curling Federation (WCF), which is headquartered in the Scottish city of Perth. The WCF includes more than 60 national associations, as well as regional associations, such as the European (ECF) and Pacific Asia (PACF) federations. The countries of the Americas are members of the WCF directly. Continue reading

Cricket: official game rules briefly

Cricket is a non-contact team sport that falls into the category of bat and ball games. A cricket match is a competition between two teams, which include 11 players each. The fights of this sport are held on an ellipse-like grass field having specific dimensions and unique markings.

The essence of the game is to hit the ball and score the maximum number of points in the field, while preventing the opponent from doing so. The main actors in cricket are batsman, wicket keeper and bowler. The moves are called innings. Within each innings, the bowler must throw a shot at the opponent’s batsman through the entire pitch. In this case, the batsman tries to reflect the throw so that the ball flew as far away from the opponent as possible. While the projectile is in motion, the batsman must run to the other end of the pitch. If he succeeds, his team earns points (wounds). Continue reading

The origin and development of the principles of "fair play"
Any sports are attracted by the sincere desire of the participants to win. Football was no exception. The most popular team game is simply replete with emotions, uncompromising struggle and…

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Aikido: official game rules briefly
Aikido is a modern complex of Japanese spiritual and physical practices, invented by master Ueshiba as a synthesis of martial arts, religious beliefs and philosophy. The name of this discipline consists…

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Obstacle race: official game rules briefly
Obstacle race, also known as steeplechase, is a difficult running track and field discipline, which refers to the average distance of 3000 meters. It is such a distance to the…

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Bowling: official game rules briefly
Bowling is a popular sports game known throughout the world. Its name comes from the English word "bowl", which means "roll" in translation. The goal of the game is to…

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