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  Encyclopedia: 1981 in sports
Sport Lisboa e Benfica (commonly referred to as simply SL Benfica, Benfica or Benfica Lisbon) is a football club based in Lisbon, Portugal.
Snooker table Snooker is a billiards sport that is played on a large (12 X 6) baize-covered table with pockets in each of the four corners and in the middle of each of the long cushions.
1981 in sports Canonero II, (1969-1981), was a champion thoroughbred race horse.
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 WMA - Policy
The sports physician has the duty to give his or her objective opinion on the athlete's fitness or unfitness clearly and precisely, leaving no doubt as to his or her conclusions.
In order to carry out his or her ethical obligations the sports physician must see his or her authority fully recognized and upheld, particularly wherever it concerns the health, safety and legitimate interests of the athlete, none of which can be prejudiced to favour the interests of any third party whatsoever.
The sports doctor must not be party to any contract which obliges him or her to reserve particular forms of therapy solely and exclusively for any one athlete or group of athletes.
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 Louisiana Superdome - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
The Louisiana Superdome, often informally referred to simply as the Superdome, is a large, multi-purpose sports and exhibition facility located in the Central Business District of New Orleans, Louisiana.
New Orleans' older major sports arena, venerable Tulane Stadium, was condemned on the day the Superdome opened.
In addition to sporting events, the Superdome hosts other large events, notably music concerts by national acts, as well as trade shows and conventions.
www.sterlingheights.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Superdome   (466 words)

 Ryne Sandberg - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sandberg made his major league debut as a shortstop for the Philadelphia Phillies in 1981.
Thought to have little future with the club except as a utility infielder, he was traded along with shortstop Larry Bowa to the Cubs for shortstop Ivan DeJesus prior to the 1982 season.
He is writing columns on baseball for Yahoo Sports for the 2005 season.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ryne_Sandberg   (632 words)

 Imagery in Sports
Imagery could be used in sports for performance enhancement, skill learning, and covert behavior modification.
It is the editor's belief that the sporting world has yet to fully tap the potential of imagery for assisting athletes to improve performances, enjoy participation, and learn skills more effectively.
Baroga, L. Influence on the sporting result of the concentration of attention process and time taken in the case of weight lifters.
www-rohan.sdsu.edu /dept/coachsci/csa/vol26/table.htm   (1048 words)

 Gary Carter - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Carter established himself as one of the premier catchers in the National League both defensively and offensively.
He won three Gold Glove Awards (1980, 1981, 1982), and regularly threatened the 30 home runs and 100 RBI plateaus.
A native from Culver City, California, Carter broke in the Majors with the Montreal Expos in 1974.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Gary_Carter   (366 words)

 Learn more about List of sports events in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Learn more about List of sports events in the online encyclopedia.
1993 in sports - Monica Seles is stabbed during a tennis tournament
1981 in sports - First million dollar horse race
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 Honolulu Star-Bulletin Sports
She was national-caliber in track and field, but it didn't hold the same fascination as volleyball did.
But while other athletes might have regrets about what could have been had there been greater opportunities for women in the 1970s, Mitchell is comfortable with her spot in island sports history.
After 18 years of teaching in Hawaii schools, this is the first time she isn't staying after school to coach some sport, whether it be volleyball, softball, basketball or track and field.
starbulletin.com /1999/11/03/sports/story2.html   (1061 words)

 Sports Photography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
If you'd like to work for yourself and you have a knack for shutterbugging, sports photography may be just the job you're looking for.
So the real money's in those "solo" sports that attract lots of participants: motorcycle contests, horse shows, marathon races, winter ski carnivals, tractor pulls, skeet shoots, hang gliding events, whitewater races, frisbee meets.
or call the sports editor of that daily gazette to find out about the gatherings he or she didn't have room to print.
www.motherearthnews.com /top_articles/1981_May_June/Sports_Photography   (2215 words)

 Business Wire: Gaylord Entertainment Acquires Cornerstone Spor... @ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Cornerstone Sports founder Rocky Hambric will maintain his position as President and will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the company.
"Sports is entertainment, and we already have solid experience in entertainment management with the resources of Blanton/Harrell Entertainment," said Terry E. London, President and Chief Executive Officer of Gaylord Entertainment.
Slaughter said Idea Sports will explore ways to expand the reach and influence of Cornerstone by taking the strengths of entertainment marketing and marrying that to the sport of golf.
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 Hall of Fame - Fantasy Sports Trade Association   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
John Dewan and Charlie Wiegert, two founding members of companies that paved the way in the fantasy sports industry, will be honored by the FSTA with inductions to the Fantasy Sports Hall of Fame.
Dewan was a founding member of STATS, Inc. in 1981 when the sports information company signed up the Oakland A's as its first client.
Wiegert is the founder of CDM Fantasy Sports out of St. Louis and is one of the pioneers of the booming national fantasy game industry.
www.fsta.org /fame.shtml   (668 words)

 HBO Sports Archives: Homepage
In a 1981 HBO Sports Special, Meadowlark Lemon, the "Crown Prince of Basketball," brought his Bucketeers to New Hampshire College to take on the California Coasters.
HBO Sports Archives licenses footage for commercial/professional use only (broadcast, multi-media, advertising, feature films, government, educational, industrials and the Internet).
HBO Sports Archives does not directly sell footage or provide footage for personal use.
hboarchives.com   (190 words)

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August 19 - Gulf of Sidra incident (1981).
Libyan leader Muammar Qaddafi sends two Sukoi Su-22 fighter jets to intercept two US fighters over the Gulf of Sidra.
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 World of 2-XL: Mego 2-XL Program "Amazing Sports Feats"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Other Comments: Since both Sports and Sports 2 were 1978 programs, 1981's Amazing Sports Feats makes a nice follow-up with the more "relaxed attitude" 2-XL.
In addition to straight-forward sports questions, the program also covers games and worlds records, so even people who know nothing about sports (like me) can find something to enjoy here.
The first time I listened to it I was hit by how strongly it sounded like it was made by the same musician that made "Tomorrow's Technology" from Word and Sound Games (a piece we did use a lot).
www.2xlrobot.com /programs/amazingsports.html   (335 words)

 Dáil Éireann - Volume 328 - 09 April, 1981 - Written Answers. - Sports Grants.
Donnellan asked the Minister for Education the number of applications he has received for sports grants; the number that will be granted in 1981; and the amount of the grants and the location of the recipients.
Donnellan asked the Minister for Education if he has received an application for a sports grant for the Oranmore Community Centre, County Galway; and if he will explain the position in relation to the application.
An application for assistance towards the erection of a community recreation centre at Oranmore, which is at present proceeding, has also been received.
www.oireachtas-debates.gov.ie /D/0328/D.0328.198104090061.html   (187 words)

 Dáil Éireann - Volume 328 - 07 May, 1981 - Written Answers. - Sports Grants.
Donnellan asked the Minister for Education the number of applications received for sports grants; the number that will be granted in 1981; and the amount of the grants and the location of the recipients.
Wilson): Applications for assistance have been received in relation to 140 projects appropriate to the national programme for the provision of recreational facilities.
The funds already made available for my Department for the provision of recreational facilities are committed to those projects which have been included in the existing national programme of 58 projects.
www.oireachtas-debates.gov.ie /D/0328/D.0328.198105070027.html   (109 words)

 Horrow (1981) Sports violence: the prospects for reform   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Horrow (1981) Sports violence: the prospects for reform
Contends that the courts must distinguish between aggressive play and excessive violence in sport.
Discusses this problem in light of specific cases in the sports of football, hockey, basketball, soccer, boxing, racquet sports and baseball.
www.getcited.org /pub/103336346   (43 words)

 Citation Analysis of Sports Medicine Research, 1981-1996 Productivity, Impact and Influence of Nations, Institutions ...
Focus On: Sports Science and Medicine is a bibliographic information product with abstracts which is sold to academic sports medicine physicians, exercise physiologists, kinesiologists, orthopedists, physical therapists, athletic trainers, coaches, and university and medical librarians.
Incidentally, the average sports medicine paper receives.5 cites per year whereas the average cited item in the SCI overall is cited 2.25 times per year.
Let me remind you as I said earlier that the average sports medicine paper received 2.94 cites over the 16-year period in contrast to 9.1 for the SCI which verifies that the half-life for this field is much greater.
www.garfield.library.upenn.edu /papers/sportsmed.html   (2686 words)

 Honolulu Star-Bulletin Sports - Notebook
The Association of Intercollegiate Athletics for Women oversaw women's college sports until the 1981-82 school year, when it was dissolved, ceding its job to the NCAA.
In 1981, Hawaii was the top-ranked team for most of the season but ended up losing to USC in the regional final.
The coach of that team was Chuck Erbe, whose Michigan State team ended the Rainbow Wahine's perfect record (31-0) in the 1995 regional final.
starbulletin.com /2003/12/18/sports/notebook.html   (815 words)

 Supra Boats - Water Sports at Buckeye Sports Center
Supra Sports, Inc. was started in Greenback, Tennessee, after George Fowler recognized a need for a larger, family ski boat to fit the luxury market.
Supra Sports, Inc. designed the first open bow inboard boat and made the boat almost a foot deeper than the average “competition” ski boat of the time.
The Boomerang was finally introduced in 1991, and instantly became the industry leader in value-oriented ski boats.
www.buckeyesportscenter.com /watersupra.html   (565 words)

 Augusta Georgia: Clemson Sports:Clemson's 1981 title brought success, expectations 11/01/01
Few had hopes the 1981 Tigers could do much better than their 6-5 mark in 1980.
But Dan Benish, starting defensive tackle in 1981, said "it might actually be a detriment sometimes because people hold those standards."
Kinard says Davis, Clemson's 1981 captain who works at the school to recruit African-Americans as school teachers, tells him how some players grow weary of chasing past glory.
chronicle.augusta.com /stories/110101/cle_124-1489.shtml   (930 words)

 A Ballplayers Life by Sports Illustrated : A Legendary List on Baseball Almanac
In the July 1981 issue of Sports Illustrated the magazine took a look at the life and times of pitching great Tom Seaver.
The biography of his career had a side bar where this chart appeared and placed Seaver currently at position XVI.
Sports Illustrated received several thousand suggestions for updated versions to this list — if you have one, please share it with fans on our
www.baseball-almanac.com /legendary/lilife.shtml   (143 words)

 Sports timeline   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
1994 in sports - World Series cancelled after player strike; Roland Ratzenberger dies during qualifying for the San Marino Grand Prix at the Villeneuve corner and Ayrton Senna dies at the Tamburello corner during the race.
1931 in sports - France are thrown out of the Rugby Union Five Nations Championship for professionalism.
1928 in sports - Women's Olympic athletics and gymnastics are held for the first time at the 1928 Summer Olympics.
www.worldhistory.com /wiki/S/Sports-timeline.htm   (2145 words)

 LibertyFlames.com - Flames Sports Network
Throughout the school year, fans of Liberty University Athletics can catch the action on the Flames Sports Network as games are broadcast throughout the Central Virginia area via radio and world wide via the internet.
Since its inception in 1981, the Flames Sports Network has expanded to over 18 states and as far away as Alaska, Hawaii and California.
Sponsors who join the Flames Sports Network have the opportunity to help market a program based upon Christian principles that is fully aligned with the Division I level of the NCAA.
www.libertyflames.com /fsn.asp   (277 words)

 References   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 20, 260-279.
Sub-title: "Children, physical and sport education -growth and developmental considerations." Presented on 24/10/94 at Victoria University of Technology.
Williams, J.M. and Leffingwell, T.R. Cognitive strategies in sport and exercise psychology.
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 Online Games - College Basketball Team Statistics 1980-1981 Sports Betting Search Results For Ncaa Basketball Team ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Sports Betting Search Results For ncaa basketball team coverage, statistics, scores, standings, transactions, injury reports, schedules, and rosters.
college game's top 10 assistant coaches in a vote of her peers conducted by the Women's Basketball 1980 and 1981) and was named a Division II All-American.
1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 celebrated big men in college basketball were meeting in competition Ewing and his Georgetown team had fallen one point short
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 TO THE GIANT AMONG US - Dec. 21, 1981
Once upon a time, in a farmhouse in France, a baby boy was born.
I would shop, and I would go to the cinema, and drive around in a sports car and walk down Fifth Avenue and stare at the other people for a change.
Eventually, perhaps in 10 years or so, as Andre envisions it, he will live a life in which he wrestles infrequently, working only the biggest arenas, but is active in promotion.
www.puroresu.com /wrestlers/andre/andresi.html   (6763 words)

 1981 Tiga SC81 Sports 2000 Roller Spec Sheet
The tub is in very good condition and while the entire car could use some TLC it is unmolested and undamaged.
It is the perfoect low-cost entry into Sports 2000 racing and a good bet for the English series.
They concentrated on Formula Ford 1600 and 2000 and Sports 2000, where the cars were competitive from the beginning.
www.race-cars.com /carsold/tiga/sc8101/sc8101ss.htm   (227 words)

 Ministre de la jeunesse et des sports en 1981 par Edwige Avice   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
J'étais membre de la commission de la défense de l'Assemblée nationale en 1981.
J'eus conscience assez vite que le sport était pour lui une attitude de vie.
J'eus en effet à préparer, pendant son premier septennat, une loi sur le sport, le statut des athlètes de haut niveau et la reconnaissance des fédérations sportives.
www.mitterrand.org /institut/lettre/lettre2/edwige.htm   (763 words)

 SNS Online - Sports - Since 1981, NFC has been dominant 1/18/98
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- When the Oakland Raiders defeated the Philadelphia Eagles 27-10 in 1981, Ronald Reagan had just been sworn in as president, American hostages in Iran had just been released and...
Of those double-digit spreads, the NFC team has covered twice, failed to cover once and gotten one push, Green Bay's 35-21 win over New England last year, when the spread was 14.
Since the Raiders' victory in the 1981 Super Bowl, only six other teams -- all from the NFC -- have won the title: San Francisco (5); Washington and Dallas (3 each); the Giants (2), and Chicago and Green Bay.
www.news-star.com /stories/011898/spo_nfc.html   (792 words)

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