Posts Tagged“sports”

When it comes to sports, there are few better than those in the US, with the exciting MLB, NBA, NFL and NHL seasons having just got underway there has never been a better time to get involved in the action. Maybe this year is the time to get involved in a new sport and it has never been easier to watch the action,  sport is big money and as such there is incredible coverage of live events. The question is how and where will you be watching the best of the action this year, here are some of the best ways…

Mats are used in a wide number of situations and can be for safety reasons, as well as many other uses. They are commonly found in gyms and sports centres, as well as playground areas. There are various types available to choose from and these can easily be found online or in relevant stores. With a range of colours, sizes, shapes, materials and thicknesses, there is something suitable for everyone. Custom designs may also be possible if you are looking for something specific. Crash mats are used for floor protection, as wall padding and for gymnastics and other sports or…

Heli-Skiing Heli-skiing isn’t quite what it says on the tin. It’s not skiing off the back of a helicopter, for example. It is simply taking a helicopter ride to remote mountainous areas that are not accessible by regular means. So basically like taking a private yacht to a private beach that is inaccessible to the public. The super-rich way to ski – with no other holiday makers to run into you or slow you down, virgin snow and a bit of peace and quiet. That doesn’t sound very dangerous does it? It just sounds exclusive and expensive. Well, it is…

The strength of schedule (SOS) is a measurement of opponents and the difficulty of each opponent that a team faces in their schedule. SOS is an important tool for picking the odds of a team’s success, but like anything that involves chance, it is not cut and dried. Here we look at some of the considerations that go into picking teams based on who they play. Teams that Made the Cut   Image via Flickr by seantoyer We know each of the sixteen teams that each franchise will play in 2015. One of the first things to look at is…