PHILADELPHIA FLYERS

How Do You Become a Professional Hockey Player?

Picture this: You’re on the field with more than 10,000 fans screaming your team’s name. You feel the adrenaline rush as you’re getting ready to score as many points as you can during the game, so that your team can win another championship. While this sounds like a summary of a class B teenage movie, […]

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HOCKEY

Hockey: How Dangerous Is It Really?

I’ve mentioned it previously on my blog, but I don’t think that I have to mention it that often: hockey is a dangerous sport. Even though I love it, and have been following hockey for a long, long time, I must admit that it’s not for everybody. There have been many occasions in which players […]

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SKATING

The Difference Between Figure Skating and Ice Dancing

As you by now surely know, I am an avid fan of skating of all sorts. It’s one of the main reasons why I am so happy during the wintertime (okay, that, and Christmas holidays as well), as my family and I have a tradition regarding the winter sports. We gather around the TV and […]

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INDOOR SPORTS

Is Chess a Sport?

Chess is a sport. Bam. There, I said it. Chess is a sport. Now, before some of my readership requests a trial for me, give me a chance to explain myself. Let’s start from the beginning: Whether or not chess is a sport has been an ongoing discussion for such a long time, and there […]

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HOCKEY

Rules of Ice Hockey: Hockey 101!

When I was younger, and just getting into ice hockey, I thought that the rules were extremely complicated; I knew that there is the exact amount of players on the field and that the playtime is around an hour long, but I knew nothing else apart from that. And to be frank, it took me […]

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SKATING

Most Famous Figure Skaters

If you religiously follow any skating championship, you probably have a favorite figure skater, right? Depending on which category you follow, singles, male or female, or pairs, you will probably root for somebody and wait for them to win a prize. No matter the gender, I wanted to compile a list of famous figure skaters […]

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INDOOR SPORTS

Badminton: What Is It and Why Is It Played Indoors?

While I was coming back home from work today, I agreed on a Badminton match with a colleague of mine on Sunday – we’ve been “rivals” for almost three years now, playing one VS the other, but this time we decided to play against two other colleagues of ours, which we have never done before! […]

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HOCKEY

A Brief History Of Hockey

While I am sure that almost everyone knows what hockey is and how it’s played, I’m not sure that a lot of people actually know how old a sport hockey really is. Believe it or not – games that include sticks and pucks existed even in Egypt; There is evidence recording such games being played […]

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PHILADELPHIA FLYERS

Bobby Clarke: What You Need To Know About This Amazing Flyers’ Member

Today I wanted to discuss the man, the myth, the legend of the Philadelphia Flyers: Bobby Clarke. If you are a fan of hockey, not necessarily Philadelphia Flyers even, chances are you will know who Bobby Clarke is; it’s simple, the man is a living legend, a miracle of the Flyers. So who is Bobby […]

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INDOOR SPORTS

Benefits of Playing Indoor Sports Recreationally

I don’t know about you, but I’ve sure had a fair share of conversations with people who said that they believed that indoor sports were not very interesting. In all of the circumstances, we agreed to disagree, each of us going to the other side of the road thinking how the other one must be […]

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