sport

2:24pm

Wed April 30, 2014

Youth Radio: Ballet is a sport too

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From our partners at Youth Radio.
Source: Youthradio · Via: Alex Wolfe
download Despite practicing for at least 12 hours a week, nine months a year for the last four years, my sport - ballet - is only considered a hobby by many people. Most people I know are oblivious to how arduous ballet can be.

2:07pm

Wed April 23, 2014

Youth Radio: Getting teens active in an unlikely ice sport

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From our partners at Youth Radio.
Source: Youthradio · Via: Youth Radio
April 23rd, 2014 Featured on Stitcher download One of the highlights of the past winter season had the world looking at Sochi, Russia; home of the 2014 Winter Olympics. One of the more obscure ice sports was curling. It's kind of like shuffleboard on ice- and like shuffleboard, its competitors tend to skew older.

6:45am

Wed November 13, 2013
Dispatches from Kolkata for 11/13

Beyond All Boundaries

Sachin Tendulkar
khelnama.com

Do you find the sport "Cricket" to be baffling?  As the documentary Beyond All Boundaries , the definitive Cricket documentary, can help. In fact, it's easier to relate to than you might think. Sandip Roy takes to the pitch.

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12:00am

Tue February 19, 2013
Economy/Labor/Biz

Today on Your Call: How are athletes using their political and economic power?



On today’s Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with Dave Zirin about his new book, “Game Over: How Politics Has Turned the Sports World Upside Down.” Zirin tells stories about how athletes are using their platforms to speak out and reclaim sports from the corporate interests that have taken it hostage. He cheers the victories, while reflecting on how far we have to go. How are athletes affecting debates about class, race, religion, and political power? It’s Your Call with Rose Aguilar, and you.


Guest:

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