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Osborn Engineering

Osborn Engineering, is an architectural and engineering firm based in Cleveland, Ohio. Founded in 1892, it is noted mostly for designing sports stadiums. More than 100 stadiums have been designed by Osborn, including such famous parks as Fenway P ...

                                               

Pace race

A competitive pace race is a timed race in which the objective is not to finish in the least time, but to finish within the prescribed time and in the best physical condition. In some races, the prescribed time is very narrowly defined and the wi ...

                                               

Palant

Palant is a Polish game similar to baseball, played using a wooden stick and rubber balls. Similar games are German Schlagball, Russian lapta and Romanian oina. In his book Gods Playground Norman Davies suggests that the popular US game, baseball ...

                                               

Panda Basketball Academy

PANDA Basketball Academy is a youth basketball academy founded by Tane Spasev and is located in the town of Stip in Macedonia. It opened in May 2008 and started practices in "Toso Arsov HS" gym. After a couple of months,practices ware also held a ...

                                               

Panic snap

In horse tack, a panic snap is a mechanism often used between a lead and a horse harness or halter. They are useful because, unlike swivels or carabiners and similar fittings, they can be disconnected under load, as the panic snap is specially bu ...

                                               

Papi fut

Papi fut or Papi futbol is a popular Central American variety of football played on specially constructed outdoor courts also usable for regulation basketball. It is similar to FIFA football, but goals must be scored from within the goal area. Th ...

                                               

Paradiski

Paradiski is a ski-area in the Tarentaise Valley of France that offers uninterrupted skiing in between the areas of Les Arcs, Peisey-Vallandry and La Plagne. The area is linked, since December 2003, by the Vanoise Express lift. In total over the ...

                                               

Park

Park or Paerk is a game, somewhat similar to a game of baseball but where the aim is to gain ground like in American football, that has been played for centuries on the island of Gotland in Baltic Sea. The game is played with two teams of 7 peopl ...

                                               

Pasuckuakohowog

Pasuckuakohowog is a Native American game similar to football. The term literally translates to "they gather to play ball with the foot". There are records that show it was played in the 17th century. The game was played on beaches with goals abo ...

                                               

Peris Horseshoe

The Peris Horseshoe is an annual fell running race in Snowdonia. The race starts and finishes in Llanberis and has a distance of approximately 28km. It is usually run in September. The event is organised by Eryri Harriers It was first held in 198 ...

                                               

Nicolas Petit

Nicolas Petit is a French and American dog musher. He competes in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race and has finished in the top ten a number of times, including in 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018. He won the Copper Basin 300, Knik 200, Kobuk 440, ...

                                               

PHA training

PHA training or peripheral heart action training is a form of bodybuilding circuit training that was popularized by former AAU Mr. America and Mr. Universe Bob Gajda in the 1960s. Some internet sites point out that Gajda always credited Arthur H. ...

                                               

Physically unable to perform

Physically unable to perform is a roster designation used in the National Football League for players who suffered injuries during football-related activities prior to the start of training camp. Players on the PUP list may participate in team me ...

                                               

Picnic game

Games played at a picnic may use the food which has been brought. Heavy food such as a watermelon may be used in a relay race which also serves the purpose of transport the food to the eating area. After it is consumed, the seed or stones of frui ...

                                               

Pig Olympics

The Pig Olympics are for specially bred and trained piglets. The competition is organized by the Sport-Pig Federation, which claims over 100 members. Events within the competition include pig-racing over an obstacle course, pig swimming introduce ...

                                               

Pigeon sport

There are at least four main types of competitive pigeon sport: Tippler Endurance Highflying Pigeon racing Tumbling Though not quite a sport, fancy breeds of pigeons are also bred to standards and judged in a competitive fashion. Levi in his book ...

                                               

Pistol-Flex formation

Pistol-Flex or Pistol Double-Slot is a hybrid of two well-known American football formations: the pistol and flexbone formations. It was pioneered in 2009 by Paul Markowski, who is currently an offensive consultant for Chestnut Hill College. By c ...

                                               

PiYo

PiYo is an 8 week exercise program that is a blend of Pilates and Yoga. Developed by Chalene Johnson as part of Beachbody, PiYo is marketed as a low-impact workout that strengthens and sculpts the body, and enhances flexibility.

                                               

Player Games

Player Games is a statistic used to estimate the number of games a player is responsible for. It was developed by Dean Oliver, the first full-time statistical analyst in the NBA. Player Games=Team Games*3*Poss/Team Poss+3*Stops/Team Stops+Minutes ...

                                               

Polonia Khmelnytsky

Polonia Khmelnytskyi is an Association football team, founded in 2007 by local members of Polish minority in Ukraine. Its hues are white-red-black, and the team’s chairman is Roman Medlakowski. The history of the team is closely associated with M ...

                                               

Posedown

In bodybuilding, a posedown is a period during contests when contestants pose to demonstrate their physique and muscular development, often including all contestants on stage together attempting to outdo their fellow competitors. A common or popu ...

                                               

Position (team sports)

Position in team sports is the joint arrangement of a team on its field of play during a game and to the standardized place of any individual player in that arrangement. Much instruction, strategy, and reporting is organized by a set of individua ...

                                               

Post-game show

A post-game, postgame, or post-match show is a TV or radio presentation that occurs immediately after the live broadcast of a major sporting event. Contents may include: analysis of the game by sports commentators. interviews with players, coache ...

                                               

Power (basketball)

Power made the playoffs for the third consecutive year in 2019. They were unable to repeat their 2018 championship run, losing in the semifinals.

                                               

Power rack

A power rack is a piece of weight training equipment that functions as a mechanical spotter for free weight barbell exercises without the movement restrictions imposed by equipment such as the Smith machine. Its general design is four upright pos ...

                                               

Pre-game show

A pre-game, pregame, or pre-match show is a television or radio presentation that occurs immediately before the live broadcast of a major sporting event. Contents may include: replayed highlights of each teams previous games or series. shots of c ...

                                               

Premier Ultimate League

Formed in 2019, the Premier Ultimate League is a professional womens ultimate frisbee league. The mission of the PUL is to increase accessibility and visibility of womxn in high-quality competition. PUL players are paid per league game.

                                               

Primera Division Sala (women)

The Primera Division Sala is the top level womens futsal league in Spain, organized by the Royal Spanish Football Federation. The competition, which is played under UEFA rules, currently consists of 16 teams.

                                               

Pro-Football-Reference.com

Pro-Football-Reference.com is a website providing a variety of statistics for American football. It is one of the few sites that provides information on both active and retired players. The site provides statistics for teams dating back to the pr ...

                                               

Progress toward degree

The progress toward degree rule, commonly referred to as the 40-60-80 rule, is a piece of National Collegiate Athletic Association legislation designed to increase retention and graduation rates of NCAA Division I student athletes. The legislatio ...

                                               

Przeglad Sportowy

Przeglad Sportowy is the oldest and now the only Polish sports daily, founded in 1921 in Krakow. In 1926 it initiated an annual, popular plebiscite for the Polish Sportspersonality of the Year. Its current editor-in-chief is Przemyslaw Rudzki. Th ...

                                               

Pullover (exercise)

The pullover is an exercise that is performed with either a dumbbell or a barbell. Pullovers can be made to affect either the chest or the back depending on how wide the grip is and the position of the shoulders. A research done on the pullover m ...

                                               

Pump and run

Pump and Run is a sporting event which consists of a strength challenge followed by a race. Typically a bench press event is followed by a 5K running event. Participants receive a deduction from their overall run time for each repetition of the s ...

                                               

Pundit Arena

Pundit Arena with url punditarena.com, is an Irish sports website focusing on association football, rugby union, gaelic sports, mixed martial arts and golf. It was co-founded by University College Cork graduates, Richard Barrett and Ross ODwyer. ...

                                               

Pushcart derby

The Pushcart derby is a popular sporting event held every August in Jamaica where homemade carts that are used for street vending, to transport items or as a racing cart take part in races like the American soap box races. The carts have been clo ...

                                               

Pushdown (exercise)

A pushdown is a strength training exercise used for strengthening the triceps muscles in the back of the arm. The exercise is completed by pushing an object downward against resistance. This exercise is an example of the primary function of the t ...

                                               

Qatar at the 1994 Asian Games

Qatar competed in the 1994 Asian Games in Hiroshima, Japan. They won a total of gold, silver, and bronze medals. They won a total of 10 medals. They won all their medals in athletics, in the mens 100m, 200m, 400m, 1500m, 5000m, 400m hurdles, 1x40 ...

                                               

Raid Gauloises

The Raid Gauloises or The Raid is considered by many to be the first modern adventure race and was first held in 1989. Its creator, Gerard Fusil, took the existing concept of long distance endurance races, and focused on the team aspects, requiri ...

                                               

Red Bluff Round-Up

The Red Bluff Round-Up is a major stop on the professional rodeo circuit that takes place in Red Bluff, California, United States. It began in 1921 and was inducted to the ProRodeo Hall of Fame in 2015.

                                               

Red Sports Federation

The Red Sports Federation was a workers sport organization in Uruguay. Politically it was aligned with the Communist Party of Uruguay. The Red Sports Federation was founded in 1924, through the help of the Young Communist League of Uruguay. Sport ...

                                               

Refugee Team at the 2017 Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games

The Refugee Team will participate in the 2017 Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games which take place in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan from 17-27 September 2017. The five athletes will compete under the Olympic Council of Asia flag as the "Refugee Team". T ...

                                               

Reinhardt Eagles

The Reinhardt Eagles are the athletic teams for Reinhardt University in Waleska, Georgia. The university is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, primarily competing in Appalachian Athletic Conference. After dropping ...

                                               

Rhieia

The first version of this article has been based in the text of el:Ρίεια of the Greek Wikipedia published under GFDL. Rhieia Greek: Ρίεια, modern transliterations: Rieia or Riia was a sporting event that took place during the ancient times. The g ...

                                               

The Ring magazine Comeback of the Year

Comeback of the Year is an award given by American boxing magazine The Ring. Established in 1922, the award, based on the magazines writers criteria, is given to a boxer who has experienced a career resurgence or overcome adversity.

                                               

Ripper (racquet)

Ripper is a racquetball racquet. It is labeled with the word titanium, the slogan "Crushing power", the registered trademark "Wilson", as well as the "U.S. Pat. No. 6.935.975". According to the on-line United States Patent and Trademark Office as ...

                                               

Roadwalking

Roadwalking is a thru-hiking term, indicating a walk on a road instead of a trail. It usually provides an easier way to reach a farther point on the trail, e.g. by avoiding steep mountain ascents. A roadwalk is an unavoidable part of some long tr ...

                                               

Rocball

Rocball is a non-contact team net game derivative of volleyball and a Meso-American sport once played by the athletes of the Aztec civilization of what is now the country of Mexico. Rocball has existed since 1979 and was founded by James Feger, a ...

                                               

RotoGrinders

RotoGrinders is a web-based daily fantasy sports community and daily content website co-founded by Cal Spears, Riley Bryant and Cameron MacMillan in 2010. Since 2012, RotoGrinders has hosted the" Tournament Player of the Year” race, which is desi ...

                                               

Round Iceland

Round Iceland is an initiative to establish an absolute sailing speed record around the island of Iceland in the north Atlantic. Currently the record has been set only once and stands at 10 days and 7 hours. It was set by Valberg Larusson and his ...

                                               

Rugby league in Africa

Rugby league in Africa dates back to as early as the 1950s when South Africa organised matches against Great Britain and France. The sport of rugby league has seen activity in Burundi, Cameroon, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Morocco, Congo, Ghana,th ...