Experience the Grittier Side of Tug of War

(ominous, heavy music) – [Voiceover] Are you ready? Okay, good afternoon ladies and gentlemen. Welcome to Brooklyn, Wisconsin. We’re about to start the competition here today, and anytime you guys are ready to pull, well you go ahead and pull and never mind me. – Steady! (ominous music) (grunting) – [Voiceover] Tighter! – [Voiceover] Tug-O-War […]

Science of the Summer Games: Badminton/shoulder mechanics

Hello my name is Xinze Su – I come from the English Language Institution at the University of Delaware. Today we’re going to talk about shoulder mechanics. A vital skill to possess in badminton is the forehand overhead smash shot, which is an aggressive overhead shot and accounts for approximately one-fifth of the attacks during […]

The Story of Beach Volleyball Legend Jackie Silva | Legends Live On

Sometimes in life I’m an attacker but, I confess, I’d rather not be an attacker all the time. (LEGENDS LIVE ON JACKIE SILVA) The Copacabana Beach was my playground. I used to play with my friends. We pretended to play like the grown-ups. There weren’t any pretensions of becoming a professional. I never thought that […]