Photos of what could be the new Manchester United kit, both home and road, for 2015-16 have leaked online. As you know Manchester United Football Club broke a shirt sponsor record when they switched from Aon to Chevrolet. They also broke a kit deal record for partnership with a manufacturer when they made the switch from Nike to Adidas.Follow paulmbanks
You can’t ask for a better first half than that Manchester United fans! WOW! This is the kind of team that all that money approved by Ed Woodward can buy. This is the type of team that is guaranteed to finish in top four. This side is the kind of side that would be able to catch Manchester City and finish second.
(As Louis van Gaal liked to claim)Follow paulmbanks
If you are a cricket fan and a regular at premier league betting then you might be one of the lucky few who won a lot of money in the recent Afghanistan Vs Scotland match in the ICC World Cup 2015. No one rooted for the Afghans as most of the people considered them as a club level cricket team trying out its luck on the world stage. But things turned to be different from what most of us imagined.Follow paulmbanks
What’s stand-up paddling? Is it a new type of recreational activity that combines gauntlet running with boating? No. It’s more like a cross between canoeing and surfing. Basically, stand-up paddling involves a flat board, similar in some ways to a surf board, and a paddle. The board is a bit thicker than a traditional surf board, however, and many of them are inflatable.Follow paulmbanks
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, adults should get a minimum of 150 minutes of moderate aerobic exercise and two 20-minute strength training sessions every week. If you have a full-time job, it’s tempting to cram all of this into one monster workout on the weekend. Unfortunately, doing nothing all week and then playing sports or working out intensely for a few hours on Saturday is more likely to lead to injury than to improved fitness.
Weekend warriors, as they are called, especially as they get older, are prone to seven major types of injury. Of course one could turn to a more refined competitive activity like shuffleboards or snooker.Follow paulmbanks
Professional lacrosse is attracting fans at an unprecedented rate compared to the other major league games in the United States because it is a unique sport that echoes some of the features of the most popular team sports. The reason for its growing popularity as a major sport is that it a good fit as a spectator sport because it is a fast-paced game in a world that appears to be moving at an ever more rapid clip every year. Like football, lacrosse players wear helmets; like ice hockey, lacrosse players have masters the nuances of a long stick to score points into a goal; and, like soccer, lacrosse has similar aesthetics over a long field.Follow paulmbanks
It may seem early to be previewing a spring athletic event, but for a lot of horse racing fans the 2014 season has essentially concluded. Attention now starts to turn toward the first major competitions of 2015, and for those in the UK that means the Cheltenham Festival is already being marked on calendars. Taking place annually in early to mid-March, this festival is one of the first major horse racing events and celebrations each year. And if you’re keen on adding it to your live sports must-attend list in 2015, here are five things to do and see at Cheltenham.Follow paulmbanks
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KT Tape can help runners push through common injuries such as ankle sprain, muscle strains, shin splints, and turf toe, among others.
Kinesiology therapeutic (KT) tape is growing in popularity among professional athletes (such as the U.S. national soccer team) and amateur sports enthusiasts. There are an estimated 3.5 million sports injuries each year, according to the University of Rochester Medical Center.Follow paulmbanks