Long-distance running is a combination of running athletics disciplines at different distances. Depending on the tournament regulations, the distance for running can be 3000 meters, and 5000, and more. Races are often arranged on the highway so that athletes do not wind hundreds of laps around the stadium field. All official competitions in this discipline are organized by the IAAF. Only commercial and charitable private tournaments can be considered an exception.
Kinds of long-distance running
To date, experts distinguish some of the most popular categories of styer running at international Continue reading
Baseball is a popular team game with a ball and a bat, where two teams compete in a match. The name of the discipline comes from the two English words “base” and “ball”, which translates as “base” and “ball”, respectively.
Today, baseball is especially in demand in the United States, Cuba, Venezuela, as well as in Japan, South Korea and China. National teams of these countries are always considered the main favorites of any international tournaments.
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Pressure – single or collective actions, the purpose of which is to regain control of the ball or create difficulties for the opponent in the development of the attack.
The following types of pressure are distinguished:
Almost every pressure can be called “target”. The actions of a team or an individual player with this selection option are focused on returning the ball and creating maximum discomfort for the opponent. Continue reading
Among all the top European leagues, the English Premier League, the main football tournament in England, enjoys particular popularity and authority among fans. This is not only a sporting event, but also a bright and presentable event that attracts the attention of millions of viewers around the world and a huge number of sponsors.
The Premier League today is considered the richest league in the world, which does not seem strange, given how much financial resources flow into the country’s football clubs from year to year. In many ways, it is the financial side of the issue that makes all teams (regardless of their level) fight for the highest places. The Continue reading
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 the desire to win. However, often the desire to win outweighs such important concepts as honesty, respect for the opponent, etc. Winning at any cost does not bring proper understanding or admiration in society. It is important for an athlete or team to always keep their face and be a good role model. Continue reading