Speed skating is mostly self explanatory, but the main goal of it is to move over the distance of the race in the fastest time possible. You may be wondering “How do I play?” Well, while we’re on that topic, to play you operate the ice skates to skate on the ice so you can achieve the quickest time. There are two tracks they compete on, it just depends how frequently they travel around them. For long track it’s usually a 400 meter long oval track, for short track it is approximately 111 meters. To score you skate until you’re at the end of the race and cross the finish line.
Then the finals came the best amazing trick in street league history that Nyjah took my eye off the trick he did was a backside 270 blunt slide on the biggest rail and I drop my jaw open and his score was a 9.8 and he was the 2010 street league champion that’s how I got a good interest in to skateboarding How long I was skateboarding for? I started skateboarding when I was twelve years old and it has been six years I am skateboarding. My first skateboard was from West49 and it was a dark star complete skateboard. It was a nice and it had a sick graphic and I love it. My first skateboard trick to land was an Ollie it took me a month and 3 weeks to land them successfully.
Kaitlyn gained a lead we were in first place. Kaitlyn came to the end of her final lap and it was Lindsey 's turn to finish it up for us. Lindsey took off, she is our strongest runner. We ended the race with a large gap between us and second place. This may sound amazing, almost as if we had won state, but this was just our heat.
Once the tournament started, it was the same results as years past, Canada easily destroying everyone in their path to take gold for the 5th time in six Olympic Winter Games. (“Hockey 101”). During the 1950s there were 2 Winter Olympic Games. The first Winter Olympic was the 1952 Winter Olympic Games at Oslo, Norway. Canada’s dominance continued over Ice Hockey by scoring a total of 403 goals throughout the tournament taking gold with ease just like years past.
Conditioning is basically workouts designed to make everything easier in cheer. They can be very difficult after you've had a full evening of cheerleading. After getting the routines all ready the teams compete against each other in competitions that can be local, regional, national, or worldwide. The national competitions tend be more and important and can also be shown on TV. Sideline cheerleading is the type of cheer done in high school.
A person who is trying to find a goal in life, she chooses a great ability she had in school. While trying to reach her goal, she is like a hard-working wolf trying to reach her prey. Jackie Joyner-Kersee, chooses to be a athlete the rest of her life after winning several awards in highschool, and she goes to the olympics and becomes one of the world’s greatest athletes. Jackie Joyner-Kersee, was one of the greatest athletes i’ve ever seen on TV, after reading information about her online she seems like a great woman and athlete. Jackie Joyner Kersee had a very talented, athletic, childhood.
Both males and females could participate in the sports teams. Philip Sheffield High School found more success with their track and field team. The track team won both the 1938 Track Meet, as well as the Fraser Valley Track meet. The remainder of the yearbook featured tales, school works, and fun jokes. Although the Philip Sheffield High School class of 1938 was during a time of suffering due to the economic depression, the students made the be out of what they had.
Stephanie Allmon of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram said in one of her articles, “The perky pixie-size gymnast with the wide-tooth smile famously became the first female to grace the cover of a Wheaties cereal box; She remains one of the most popular athletes of all time.”(news.msn.com) Mary Lou Retton is known for many achievements in her gymnastics career including her “Perfect 10” vault, youngest inductee in The Hall of Fame, and many medals in the 1984 Summer Olympics. Her life-changing career started when she was only 4 years old. Retton’s many accomplishments like her “Perfect 10” had a big impact on society. (biography.com) Mary Lou Retton wanted to become a gymnast since she first saw Nadia Comăneci on their family television. She was born to Lois and Ron Retton on January 24,1968 in Fairmont, West Virginia.
In fact, one of my close friends, Ripley Crosley, is the only female who plays for the Mayfield Ice Hockey team, and she is actually one of the best players on the team. Lets face it, ice hockey is known by many as a male dominant sport, But not in this case. Ripley has actually been an ice hockey player since she was a little girl. She is so serious about her hockey career, that she even lived in Michigan for a year with one of her friends so that she was able to play on her travel league hockey team. Her travel team actually consists of many other females that are just as serious about ice hockey as Ripley is, proving that women are capable of playing a “male only” sport.
My legs got wobbly as everything began to spin and the next thing I knew I was falling to the ground. Starting cross-country my senior year was terrifying, but I am so grateful I did because this moment during my first race taught me a lot about my strength and persistence when I am tested with any type of challenge. It has allowed me to overcome anything I may face not only in running but in all aspects of my life. My senior year I switched from the Orange County School of the Arts to Edison High School and joined the cross-country team. I started training with the team over the summer.