“I do not assume your Olympic champion in javelin might throw the ball greater than ten meters,” Slobodan Soro jokes, trying to clarify why water polo is nothing like another sport India performs. Soro, a two-time Olympic medal winner with Serbia’s water polo facet, is on a four-day go to to India.

You possibly can see the place he is coming from with the joke. The calls for of his sport are among the many hardest, in essence a survival train – doing the egg-beater kick for over half-hour underneath water, toes not touching the pool flooring at any level,

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Notes come from round Chicago open air and past.

WILD OF THE WEEK

Ron Wozny captured this tight view of a bushy woodpecker working diligently on the Northwest Facet .”I can’t determine if it’s a carpenter ant or what, however he was drilling the nub for 3 or 4 minutes,” he messaged.

WOTW, the celebration of untamed tales and images round Chicago open air, runs most weeks within the particular two-page open air part within the Solar-Occasions Sports activities Saturday. To make submissions, electronic mail [email protected] or contact me on Fb (Dale Bowman), Twitter (@BowmanOutside) or

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Notes come from round Chicago open air and past.

WILD OF THE WEEK

Ron Wozny captured this tight view of a bushy woodpecker working diligently on the Northwest Aspect .”I can’t determine if it’s a carpenter ant or what, however he was drilling the nub for 3 or 4 minutes,” he messaged.

WOTW, the celebration of untamed tales and images round Chicago open air, runs most weeks within the particular two-page open air part within the Solar-Instances Sports activities Saturday. To make submissions, e-mail [email protected] or contact me on Fb (Dale Bowman), Twitter (@BowmanOutside) or Instagram

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New water park planned in Cullman

Cullman Parks, Recreation and Sports Tourism recently announced a new water park coming to the area.According to a news release, WildWater will be a 3-acre addition to Cullman’s existing water park.WildWater is set to open Spring 2022, and will feature a raft ride with a 43-foot drop, a mat racer, body slide with a 55-foot drop, a kids zone and a 22,000 square foot wave pool.“Cullman Parks, Recreation, & Sports Tourism is committed to serving the needs of the community through its mission statement of increasing community

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It is regarded as one of the toughest sports at the Olympics, and the only ball sport at the games played in the water.

Water polo is one of the longest running sports at the games and the men’s competition has been part of the Olympics since 1900, with the women’s tournament only starting at Sydney 2000.

The sport is played in a pool that is two-metres, around 6.5ft, deep and a player’s feet must not touch the bottom.

Both teams have seven players in the pool at any time, and when they have the ball a team’s players

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Because all things in the outdoor world are connected, let’s examine what happens when you twirl your finger in the White River.

Two emails last week from friends on the north and south ends of the White River got us thinking about the intense degree of human manipulation on all aspects of the White River system. We call Arkansas “The Natural State,” but it’s not really. Far from it, actually.

One email was from Steve Dally, a Tasmanian native who relocated to Cotter to start Dally’s Ozark Fly Fisher guide service. Let that sink in for a minute. New Zealand

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