Category: Sport

Blade MQX Quadcopter

Out of the box, it comes in what is called + configuration. This means that the top arm of the + sign is forward. The + configuration is a little better suited to beginners, as it will be more stable and respond a little slower to commands. As such it will be more difficult to lose control. You can easily change to X mode, and this provides for a slightly more advanced flying experience. Personally, I prefer X mode. If you switch to X mode, I would recommend changing one of the props so that you have two props of one color in the front, and two props of the other color in the back.

The battery that comes with the model is a 1S 3.7V 500 mAh LiPo battery and provides about 10 minutes of battery life. The battery does take about 45 minutes to charge, so you might … Read the rest


Advantages Air Guns Over Firearms

Is there really a place for Air guns compared to powerful Firearms?

Are Air Guns only suitable for shooting tin cans or putting holes in paper targets?

We believe that there is a place for modern air rifles. Air gun pellets are less expensive to purchase compared to firearm bullets.

A good air rifle is more accurate than a comparable firearm. Many modern are powerful and accurate, very suitable for the hunting of small game such as squirrels rabbits and birds.

Here are a few benefits of air rifles versus firearms.

  • The ammunition will not deteriorate over time, as air rifle ammunition is simply a pellet; there are no primers powders or cases to worry about.
  • It is easier to own an air gun, as most states in the USA don’t classify air guns as firearms.
  • A good quality air gun is actually more accurate than a firearm up to
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Basics of Jousting

Positioning the Lance

One of the most difficult aspects of the sport is simply positioning and holding the lance, and maintaining proper positioning on the horse. Knights typically lean forward aggressively during a charge in order to minimize the target of their torso. Using the bicep, hold the lance 15 degrees above level and aim it squarely at your opponent’s chest. Use the other arm to hold your shield in the direction of your opponent.

The Quintain

To anyone starting out in this medieval sport, you will likely begin training by using the quintain as a training tool. In simple terms,, a quintain is some kind of target that you aim at while jousting, until you have developed sufficient skill to be able to face off with an actual opponent. This may mean using a sandbag hanging from a pole, a shield attached to a post, or a small ring … Read the rest


Info of Sports Charters

For example, we understand that the average sized rugby player may be quite different to the average sized football player; this must go into consideration when organising a private charter. It wouldn’t be feasible to have a 50 seat aircraft for 50 rugby players and staff members, as the weight would greatly restrict the amount of baggage available on the flight. If a team does not have the budget to facilitate a larger aircraft, then we would look at arranging scheduled flights for some of the non-team members to be able to have capacity for the team’s baggage.

Dietary requirements are important for sportsmen. You would not see a world-class sports player tucking into the standard plane food. Football players tend to have a high carb diet to ensure they have the energy to keep them operating throughout a game; spaghetti bolognaise is a very popular option for sports teams … Read the rest


Info of Gun Range Etiquette

  • Pay attention to where you are aiming your gun’s muzzle. Unless you are ready to discharge your weapon, your muzzle should always be pointed toward the ground. This is one of the most important rules to adhere to at a gun range, because no one wants to believe that you are pointing your weapon at their face on purpose.
  • If the range leader asks you to do something, immediately comply. The two words that should have you sprint to attention the quickest are “Cease Fire!” When you hear that phrase, immediately stop discharging your gun.
  • If you need to change your target, be sure to wait until all the other shooters have put their weapons down and the range is quiet. Proceed to the target and replace it quickly, and then return to your designated lane. Do not pick your gun up again until the range is declared hot again.
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Indoor Sports Lighting

When arranging indoor sport lighting, it is very important to make sure that it is managed by experts. While some people don’t think lighting needs to be handled that seriously, this is not true. In fact, it must be made sure that the people who are taking care of this matter are experienced and know how to arrange the lighting equipment. For example, it needs to be made sure that the lighting is uniform and equal in all parts of the playing area. The alignment and location is extremely important, since it can directly affect the performance of the players. Obviously, you cannot expect a great game if the players fail to see what they are doing!

Therefore, it is very important to ensure that the lighting is convenient. The lights, for example, need to be placed at proper angles and heights so that they do not disturb the players. … Read the rest


Warrior Dash Race

RACE WITH FRIENDS

If you have friends you can convince to run in these races with you, it is that much more fun! Sharing in the experience will give you months of laughter and conversation! For my first mud run I could not convince anyone to join me in the run… but I could persuade them to come along, with the promise of live music, ice-cold beer, and giant turkey legs that you eat with your hands like the “Warriors” use to do… not sure that this fact has been proven… but hey, it’s fun to pretend!

For all of the mud runs that followed, all I have had to do was show the pictures and describe the race and I had groups of friends wanting to join me!

WHAT TO WEAR

I usually opt for a sports bra and leggings or shorts when I do mud runs… leggings if … Read the rest


Horseback Riding

Find a Stable

The first step in horse riding is to find a good stable that will provide your needs. You need all the help you can get as a beginner. Look for stables that provide trainings. A good instructor can teach you all the necessary things before riding a horse. Try to observe its surroundings as well. Watch how other people ride their horses. That way, you can gain some courage and inspiration.

Choosing Your Horse

Look around to see what kind of horse will make you feel comfortable. Ask your instructor if you can feed or pat them on the head. The rider and horse should both gain a mutual understanding before anything else. You can visit trusted stables such as Centennial Park horse riding to find the horse that suits you.

Preparation

After choosing a horse, you must prepare it for the ride. Ask your instructor for … Read the rest


Prepare for Adventure Sports

Physical fitness

The first and foremost requisite is the maintenance of a sturdy brisk physique. Make sure you get enough rest as this is essential for any sporting activity. It takes only a second or two of negligence to get involved in grievous accidents if you are not alert or observant. So, ensure that there is no lapse of concentration that is induced by a low physical strength, lack of sleep or any other sickness. Gathering all the required sporting gears/equipment. Next in order of importance is the list of items or sporting equipment you have to buy and collect. There are many reputed stores specializing in these items. Get their details from the Internet or through referrals. At the same time, check that they are made of good-quality materials that can withstand the wear and tear commonly witnessed in adventure sports. Hence, it is a good idea to buy … Read the rest


Adrenalin Sports

What are adrenalin sports? They are the ones that get your blood pumping, heart racing and nerves jangled. The point of these activities is to get out of the comfort zone and into the danger zone. Highly specialized, they include snowboarding, windsurfing, extreme rock climbing, ice climbing, mountain biking and many more. As defined, they can take place in the air, on the land, and in the water.

Have you ever wanted to try an adrenalin sport? If you are, you are not alone. Many have claimed that they would like to try skydiving and bungee jumping in the future. There are other unbelievable variations to this theme. For example, cave diving is an extreme sport! So is “wing suit paddle flying” and “stand up paddle surfing”. Plain old regular surfing is also considered an extreme sport, never mind that it’s been around for centuries. So is automobile racing.

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