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Budget cuts to sports funding criticised

Budget cuts to sports funding criticised | sports | Scoop.it
Federation of Irish Sport disappointed at ‘grim’ 7% reduction in funding
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The Government has allocated ‘several million’ to complete the National Indoor Arena at the Sports Campus at Abbotstown. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

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Injuries exploding as youths focus on one sport

Injuries exploding as youths focus on one sport | sports | Scoop.it
Blake Billinger began playing baseball year-round at age 10, when he joined a club team and competed in tournaments nearly every weekend.
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Senior physical therapist Robin Bousquet helps Kelly Furay with her back. Furay, a former volleyball player, quit the sport last year due to injury.

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Brazil 2006 World Cup Signed Jersey Framed With Plaque

Brazil 2006 World Cup Signed Jersey Framed With Plaque | sports | Scoop.it
HT Framing & Memorabilia provides custom framing, sport collectables, authentic sports & movie memorabilia at affordable prices.
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HT Framing & Memorabilia is a Melbourne based business providing custom framing and authentic memorabilia at affordable prices - helping customers savor and cherish some of the greatest moments in history.

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Children's Sports/Life Balance - Room for Debate

Children's Sports/Life Balance - Room for Debate | sports | Scoop.it
Do competitive sports overwhelm childhood or enhance it?
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Many families spend a good amount of their leisure time at soccer games or gymnastics meets. But it wasn’t always this way.

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Report: Tiger Woods won't even be in new EA Sports golf game

Report: Tiger Woods won't even be in new EA Sports golf game | sports | Scoop.it
Tiger Woods was the EA Sports cover boy for 15 years. That ended this week. What's next?
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We found out on Monday that Tiger Woods' name would no longer be associated with EA Sports' golf game as it has been since 1999 but on Tuesday Darren Rovell of ESPN extended the bad news for Woods fans:

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