Sports Olympics

India’s Olympic team to be fully vaccinated: sports chief

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India’s Olympic contingent will be fully vaccinated by early July ahead of their journey to Tokyo for the Games, the country’s top sports official Narinder Batra told AFP.

India will send nearly 200 athletes, coaches and support staff to the Tokyo Games scheduled to run from July 23 to August 8 after last year’s event was postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

“We had requested that all the national sports federations get their athletes vaccinated even though the IOC (International Olympic Committee) says it is not mandatory,” the Indian Olympic Association president said.

“But we want

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Sports Academy

Children’s Lifetime Sports Academy celebrates 25 years

The Children’s Lifetime Sports Academy, hosted annually by the Kinesiology department at Missouri Southern State University, celebrated its 25th year by returning to an in-person camp after it had to be held virtually last year due to COVID19.

Last year, they knew by May that the event would have to be held virtually.

“But at that point, kids had done school virtually for so many months,” said Children Lifetime Sports Academy co-director Stephanee Schiding. “Being able to be back in person is huge, especially for the 25th year. Kids want to be together and you can’t really get that social

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Sports Academy

Veritas Christian Academy in Sparta Celebrates Athletic Dominance with Annual Sports Awards

Veritas Christian Academy Celebrates Athletic Dominance with Annual Sports Awards

Sparta-based Christian school honors student athletes to close out the school year

SPARTA, N.J. (June 9, 2021) – With graduation season upon us, Veritas Christian Academy took a moment to celebrate its student athletes who dominated across multiple sports in what was at often times an unusual sports season.

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A member of the Metro Christian Athletic Association (MCAA), Veritas Christian Academy also boasts rigorous schedule

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Sports Outdoors

Massively multiplayer extreme sports game ‘Riders Republic’ arrives September 2nd

Sure, you’re used to massively multiplayer titles that involve swords and sorcery, or building and shooting, but how about… extreme sports? Ubisoft’s upcoming Riders Republic is all about that X-Games lifestyle, putting you in direct competition with up to 63 other players on bikes, skis, snowboards, wingsuits and even rocksleds. The game is colorful, filled with product placement, and set to be released on this fall.

Yes, that date has slipped from its original release window of February 25, but there’s plenty on offer to justify the wait. You can participate in six-on-six team battles, earning points for your

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Sports Olympics

10 sports documentaries to get you fired up ahead of the Olympics

If every two years, you suddenly find yourself emotionally invested in a sport you otherwise never watch, you’re not alone. There’s something about the Olympics that can pull almost anyone in, sports fan or not. Perhaps it’s the simple fact that the coverage tends to be everywhere; it’s hard not to take notice. But more likely, it’s the fact that while sports may be the entry point, the Olympic games often feel like they’re more about people — their hopes and dreams, their grit, their challenges, and their humanity.

But you don’t have to wait two (or three, in the

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Sports News

Hailey Baldwin Brings the ‘Ugly’ Sandal Trend to the Gym in a Sleek Sports Bra & Biker Shorts Set

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Even in workout attire, Hailey Baldwin can still make any outfit look glam.

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The model showed off her post-pilates look during a walk across Los Angeles on Thursday. Accented by gold chain necklaces and chic shades, the gym ensemble included a matching green sports bra and biker shorts set with a white sweatshirt tied around her waist.

To stay comfy after the low-impact workout, the media personality then slipped on a set of puffy “ugly”

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