Who invented the sport of volleyball?

Answer The sport of volleyball was invented by William G. Morgan in 1895. Morgan was the director of physical education at a YMCA in Holyoke, Massachusetts, and wanted to create a new game that was less p... Read More »

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Who invented the sport of fencing?

According to fencing historian Andy Shaw, there is no clear answer as to who invented fencing. "The oldest proof of fencing appears to be in Egypt, around 1180 B.C; but that doesn't prove it starte... Read More »

Who invented the sport of polo?

Persians first played polo over 2500 years ago. English officers introduced the game in 1869 in Great Britain following an exhibition in India. The game was first played in the United States in 1... Read More »

What sport was invented in Vermont?

Vermont is typically credited as the birthplace of snowboarding because Jake Burton Carpenter, designer of the modern snowboard, began building his boards in Manchester, Vermont, during the 1970s. ... Read More »

What was the first sport invented in world history?

The earliest sports, according to History World: The History of Sports and Games, involved running, catching and throwing. The first recorded competitive sports, however, were found in paintings in... Read More »