What was the first sport invented in world history?

Answer 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 »

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When the sport of basketball was first invented what kind of ball was used?

Dr. James Naismith invented basketball so that his students at the YMCA Training School would have a sport to play in the cold winters of Massachusetts. Players used two peach baskets and a soccer... 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 sport was invented by a British Army officer in 1875?

In 1875, a British officer by the name of Colonel Sir Neville Chamberlain of India created a billiard game called snooker. Chamberlain reportedly created his game by mixing several billiard games i... Read More »

What was the first sport broadcast on BBC tv?

EastEnders is filmed at BBC Elstree Studios, a purpose built set in the town of Borehamwood, which is just north of London. The nearest train station is Elstree and Borehamwood, which is approximat... Read More »