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 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Arena Football League
See also: 1986 in sports, other events of 1987, 1988 in sports and the list of years in sports.
United States simply as football, is a competitive team sport that is both fast-paced and strategic.
Minor leagues in the sense intended in this article are professional sports leagues which are not regarded as the premier leagues in those sports.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Arena_Football_League/Formation   (0 words)

 1986 Oldsmobile Cutlass
1) " 1986" -- As to 1986 Oldsmobile Cutlass
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  Feminist Majority Foundation
Getting interested and involved in sports is difficult for women and girls with disabilities because of the limited exposure they get to sports, especially when they are young.
Nondisabled people learn sports primarily through their families when they are children.
Sports sway the focus from people's disabilities and place attention on their abilities.
www.feminist.org /sports/disability.html   (1224 words)

 Sports Avenue ... Leaders In Licensed Sports Apparel.
Sports Avenue has been proudly serving sports fans for over 20 years and currently operates over 44 stores located throughout the United States.
Since opening it's first store in Metairie, LA in 1986 Sports Avenue has evolved to be one of the industry leaders in licensed team merchandising.
We're very proud to announce that Sports Avenue has been selected as the Official Retailer for Ole Miss Athletics.
www.sportsavenue.com   (257 words)

In 1986 the IOC voted to change the schedule of the Olympic Games so that the Summer and Winter Games would be held in different years.
To adjust to this new schedule, the Lillehammer Games were held in 1994, the only time that two Games have been staged two years apart.
The 1994 Games were extremely well organised and the Norwegian host' natural love of winter sports added a refreshing purity of spirit.
www.olympic.org /uk/games/past/index_uk.asp?OLGT=2&OLGY=1994   (261 words)

 (The Sports Medicine Clinic - Seattle, WA) Our Services
Among the services we offer are treadmill stress tests, pre-participation sports physicals, school physicals for the young adult, pre-employment physicals, and electro diagnosis.
The Sports Medicine Clinic is contracted with many insurance providers; however, due to the number of insurance plans it is impossible for us to know your exact coverage.
The Sports Medicine Clinic works closely with various industries in the region to assist in the health care of their employees.
www.thesportsmedicineclinic.com /aboutus   (402 words)

 National Girls And Women In Sports Day Recognition Set For Sunday ::
Recognitions and celebrations of girls and women in sports are held all across the country during early February.
National Girls and Women in Sports Day was chartered by the U.S. Congress in 1986 to honor female athletic achievement and recognize the importance of sports and fitness participation for all girls and women.
Thousands of sports educators, coaches, athletics directors, recreation directors, association members, sponsors, students, and parents across the country will show their support of the Day and of this year's theme, "More Than A Game".
kuathletics.cstv.com /sports/w-baskbl/spec-rel/020805aab.html   (430 words)

 Mexico, 1986 : World Cup Football host country
A rooster, the symbol of the French team, was thrown onto the field by a fan during the match between France and Canada on 1 June, 1986.
After a World Cup match on 8 June, 1986, Iraqi defender Barmeer Shaker was given a one-year suspension by FIFA for spitting at the referee.
TV announcers were confused during a Second Round match on 18 June 1986 between England and Paraguay as there were two Gary Stevens on the English side.
www.topendsports.com /events/worldcupsoccer/hosts/mexico-1986.htm   (318 words)

 Resnick Amsterdam Leshner P.C. - Sports & Entertainment Division
Those of you in sports or entertainment as owners, professional players, entertainers or agents are understandably familiar with the phrase, “be competitive”.
Chances are that you got where you are because you have that fire in your belly that drives you to compete, and succeed.
Yet, the opportunities, and pitfalls, of running a sports or entertainment business have their own special character and their own challenges.
www.ral-cpa.com /pages/nonflash/sports.html   (356 words)

 GoPSUsports.com - Official Home of Penn State Athletics
This exhibit focuses on the achievements of the 1986 National Championship squad and includes the 1986 Lambert Meadowlands Trophy, ECAC 1986 Team of the Year Trophy, Philadelphia Sportswriters Association Team of the Year Plaque, and many other items relating to that phenomenal season.
The All-Sports museum honors the student-athletes and coaches down through history who have helped make Penn State's intercollegiate athletic program one of the best in the nation.
Inside the museum, the inspirational story of men's and women's sports at Penn State is shown in dramatic visuals that cover the walls from floor to ceiling.
www.gopsusports.com /Museum/museum.cfm   (677 words)

 1986 Sportsman of the Year
His standard of excellence is so season-in, season-out consistent it borders on the monotonous: win 10, 11; send off another bunch of future doctors, lawyers and accountants.
Joe Paterno's Penn State football team went undefeated in the 1986 regular season.
It was his fifth perfect season in 21 years as the Nittany Lions' head coach.
sportsillustrated.cnn.com /features/1996/sportsman/past/1986.html   (93 words)

 OEP-Optometric Extension Program: Sports Vision
Think of your favorite sport; chances are your vision plays an important part in that activity.
When you train for your sports activities, you probably work on your aerobic capacity, endurance, strength, muscle tone and/or flexibility.
Professional athletes and their coaches have found that vision can play such an important part in sports performance, it may be the one thing that keeps a good athlete from being an exceptional one.
www.healthy.net /oep/SPORTS.HTM   (768 words)

 Women's Sports Foundation ATHLETES
That same year, Retton was named Sports Illustrated Sportswoman of the Year, 1984 Associated Press Amateur Athlete of the Year, and became the youngest inductee into the United States Olympic Committee Hall of Fame.
She was warded the Women’s Sports Foundation Amateur Sportswomen of the Year in 1984 and she was inducted into the International Women’s Sports Hall of Fame in Contemporary category, 1993.
As a result of this event with the New York Islander hockey team, the wives of the New York Rangers asked their husbands to petition to bar women from the players’ locker room, and the team members complied.
www.womenssportsfoundation.org /cgi-bin/iowa/athletes/record.html?record=45   (327 words)

 Girl Power! Celebrates National Girls and Women in Sports Day!
National Girls and Women in Sports Day is a celebration that recognizes the achievements of girls and women in all kinds of sports, from archery to wind surfing and everything in between.
The organizations who sponsor National Girls and Women in Sports Day are Girls Incorporated®, Girl Scouts of the U.S.A. National Association for Girls and Women in Sports, and the Women's Sports Foundation.
Sports and Fitness section or the Women's Sports Foundation for ideas and information.
www.girlpower.gov /girlarea/02feb/womensports.htm   (404 words)

 Women In Sports   (Site not responding. Last check: )
On February 7, 2001, thousands of sports' participants parents will show their support of the Day and of this year's theme to increase visibility for female athletes and advance their struggle for equality in sports.
It began in 1987 as a day to remember Olympic volleyball player Flo Hyman (who died of a heart attack in 1986 while competing in a volleyball tournament in Japan).
It is organized jointly by the Girl Scouts of the USA, Girls Incorporated, the National Association for Girls and Women in Sport, the Women's Sports Foundation, and the YWCA of the USA.
www.womensoccer.com /refs/wsports/wis_wominspts_4jan01.html   (168 words)

 1986 New York Giants Super Bowl XXI Champions 13" x 16" Healy Plaque
OnlineSports.com is your premier source for all things sports, including jerseys, sports jerseys, throwback jerseys, sports jewelry, sports apparel, sports memorabilia, sports fan gear, sports books, sports videos, sports dvds, sports accessories, and so much more.
We carry everything from bleachers and billiards, to information on sports medicine, sports nutrition, coaching, footwear, boating, cycling, sports travel and sports tickets.
If it's sports equipment there's a good chance we've got it: track and field equipment, fitness equipment, camping equipment, basketball equipment, playground equipment, exercise equipment, baseball equipment, to name just a few.
www.onlinesports.com /pages/I,STKS-1986giants.html   (259 words)

 Career Sports
The new look of Career Sports and Entertainment is symbolic of our growth and represents our continued ability to evolve and provide superior value to our clients through a broad range of services.
Established in 1986, Career Sports and Entertainment has steadily flourished into a leading international marketing and representation agency for sports and entertainment.
Property Consulting — consulting with a wide range of sports and entertainment properties to help leverage their assets and identify new revenue sources and maximize existing revenue streams.
www.careersports.com /pressroom/press_release_details.asp?ID=17   (569 words)

 Ivy League Sports   (Site not responding. Last check: )
This year we are paying homage to our past and present female athletes whose accomplishments on the field of play and in their everyday lives exemplify this year's national theme, "Succeed in sports, Lead in Life." These women truly know what it means to succeed and lead.
Hyman, who was captain of the 1984 U.S. Olympic Volleyball Team, led her team to a silver medal and brought women's volleyball in the United States from virtual obscurity to worldwide recognition and respect.
Since 1987, NGWSD has evolved into a celebration of past accomplishments, recognition of current achievements, acknowledgment of the positive influence of sports participation, and a symbol for the continuing struggle for equality and opportunity for women in sports.
www.ivyleaguesports.com /documents/ngwwhatis.asp   (346 words)

 Tell Me About Sports and Fitness
Adults and children are engaging in all sorts of individual and team sports.
Golf and tennis remain enormously popular and represent two ends of the wide spectrum of exercise options available–from sports requiring relatively little physical effort to those that are extremely demanding.
This is especially important before you engage in competitive sports or try something like a marathon, which might put significant strain on your body, and particularly on the back and joints.
www.chiroweb.com /hg/tellmeabout/sports.html   (1020 words)

 1986 in sports Information
See also: 1985 in sports, other events of 1986, 1987 in sports and the list of 'years in sports'.
1986 World Cup: In final, played for second time in Mexico City, Azteca Stadium, Argentina defeating 3-2 West Germany and won second title.
April - The Masters - Jack Nicklaus - at age 46, Nicklaus became the oldest Masters winner, and his last major golf championship (except for the Senior PGA Tour).
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 1986 - The Winners in Movies, Music, Sports, etc. quiz -- free game
Fun Trivia : Quizzes : The 1980s : 1986 - The Winners in Movies, Music, Sports, etc.
Lady Liberty had her hundred birthday, and Mike Tyson was the youngest heavyweight champ ever.
Who won the Emmy in 1986 for outstanding actor in a drama series?
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 1986 in sports - Definition, explanation
Founded in 1986 by two local residents, a non-profit charitable organization dedicated to promoting excellence in the sport of rowing for all age groups.
Founded in 1986 to maintain the purity of the unique Icelandic horse, to promote interest in the breed and to encourage Icelandic riding competitions.
Founded in 1986 as a conference for Christian colleges in California.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/1/19/1986_in_sports.php   (0 words)

 List of sports events
This page indexes the individual year in sports pages.
1999 in sports - Death of Joe DiMaggio
1993 in sports - Monica Seles is stabbed during a tennis tournament
www.gamesinathens.com /olympics/l/li/list_of_sports_events.shtml   (585 words)

 CBC.ca - Sports - World Cup 2006 - Stars - 1986 Mexico
Colombia was originally selected as the host nation, but Colombian officials decided they did not have the financial wherewithal to pull it off and withdrew in 1983.
Yugoslavia's Bora Milutinovic is the only man to coach five different countries at the World Cup (Mexico in 1986, Costa Rica in 1990, the United States in 1994, Nigeria in 1998 and China in 2002).
In 1986, matches were, again, contested at high altitudes and games kicked off at noon and 4 p.m.
www.cbc.ca /sports/worldcup2006/history/events/1986.html   (2875 words)

 Roosevelt High School   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The collection includes sports, candids, groups, and activities during 1985-1986.
Most photos that were taken never made it into the yearbook, so many of these photos have never been seen.
These are the photos of the Graduation Ceremony for the Class of 1986.
www.geocities.com /rhs1986/Home/main.html   (154 words)

 SKY: Chicago Sky Celebrates Women in Sports Day
She was joined on the court by representatives of all of the Northwestern women’s sports teams, including the 2005 NCAA National Champion lacrosse team.
Fischer then handed the microphone over to the Sky’s Brooke Wyckoff, who spoke about the team’s upcoming season and the importance of encouraging all girls and women to be involved in sports.
National Girls and Women in Sports Day began in 1986 to commemorate Olympic volleyball player Flo Hyman, for her efforts towards equal opportunities for women in sports.
www.wnba.com /sky/Women_In_Sports_Day.html   (332 words)

 Women's Sports Foundation EVENTS
Established by a Congressional resolution in 1986, NGWSD celebrates the achievements of girls and women in sports.
Hyman died suddenly while playing in Japan in 1986 from Marfan Syndrome, a connective tissue disorder that led to a faulty aorta.
Other states organize meetings between women's sports leaders and state legislators to discuss current legislation relating to women in sports.
www.womenssportsfoundation.org /cgi-bin/iowa/events/article.html?record=163   (273 words)

 1986 - ArmchairGM - Sports Wiki, Sports Blog, Sports Resource, Sports Community, Sports 2.0
June - Indianapolis 500 - Bobby Rahal Note: this race was run on a Saturday 6 days after the race was rained out.
October 27 - 1986 World Series: The New York Mets win 4 games to 3 over the Boston Red Sox.
1986 World Cup: In final, played for second time in Mexico City, Azteca Stadium, Argentina defeating 3-2 West Germany and won second title.
www.armchairgm.com /index.php?title=1986   (1020 words)

 CBS Sports Team - CBS SportsLine.com
Mary Carillo joined CBS Sports in 1986 as tennis analyst…served as reporter at U.S. Open in 1980 and serves as analyst for NBC Sports' tennis broadcasts of the French Open and Wimbledon.
Carillo was the women's alpine skiing reporter for CBS Sports' coverage of 1998 Olympic Winter Games in Nagano, Japan, 1994 Olympic Winter Games in Lillehammer, Norway and 1992 Olympic Winter Games in Albertville, France.
She won the Peabody Award for co-writing the HBO documentary "Dare To Compete: The Struggle of Women in Sports" with Frank DeFord…named "Broadcaster of the Year" by Women's Tennis Association (1981 and 1985), "Best Commentator" by World Tennis Magazine (1986), Toronto Star (1986), and by Tennis Magazine (1988-1991).
cbs.sportsline.com /cbssports/team/mcarillo   (427 words)

 blog.sportscolumn.com: Oct 12 in Sports History: The other choke of 1986
Oct 12 in Sports History: The other choke of 1986
In 1986: As much as fans of the Boston Red Sox moped about the monumental chokes their team performed on the postseason stage, it is somewhat forgotten in the Buckner hoopla that the California Angels pulled off one of the biggest gag jobs of all time in the 1986 ALCS.
Oct 12 in Sports History: The other choke of 1986
blog.sportscolumn.com /story/2006/10/12/1169/9976   (335 words)

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