Name one type of sport you can play around the world?
Sports: Games or activities that involve physical effort, skill and are played by two or more people. Around the world: Refers to activities, ideas, or products that are found in many different countries. Physical Activity: Movement of the body that uses energy, such as running, jumping, swimming, or biking.
Sports are activities that people all over the world enjoy. Sports can help us stay healthy and active. There are many different sports to play, watch and enjoy!
Sports Around the World
What is the best sport to play around the world?
The world's oldest competitive sport is believed to be a form of wrestling called 'Glima' which originated in the Viking era. The world's longest annual sporting event is called 'The Fjällräven Polar' and is a 500-kilometer cross-country skiing race in Sweden. The world's most popular sport is believed to be 'Hnefatafl', an ancient Viking game of strategy and tactics.
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What is your favorite sport and why?
What are some of the differences between sports around the world?
What are some popular sports played in other countries that are not commonly played in your home country?
What rules should we follow when playing sports?
What makes some sports more dangerous than others?