Every year thousands of people, armed with flip-flops, tanning lotion and expensive cameras, flock to Bridlington to escape the stresses of their everyday lives and take in the intoxicating holiday atmosphere. 2,340 more words
Samuel “Sam” Perkins was a 2 time All-American and a teammate of Hall Of Famers Michael Jordan and James Worthy at North Carolina (where they won the National Championship in 1982) under Dean Smith (who was alerted to Perkins by my lifelong friend, Peter Goddard, while still in High School in Latham, N.Y.) After College he was the 4th overall pick in the 1984 NBA Draft, taken by the Dallas Mavericks (right after 130 more words
Ryan Stassel (AP Photo/Darko Bandic)
Ryan Stassel is an American snowboarder with a bright future. The 22-year-old from Anchorage, Alaska already won a gold medal at the 2015 FIS Snowboard World Championships… 589 more words
By Global Times-Mark Dreyer
At the end of last month, China’s General Administration of Sports (GAS) finally saw sense.
To put a stop to the win-at-all-costs mentality that is responsible for corruption, dubious tactics and sketchy judging decisions in Chinese sport, it announced that it would no longer rank the regions on medals won in national and international competitions. 108 more words