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World Cup Soccer is Here!

FIFA World Cup Soccer is an event soccer fans around the world wait for every four years.  Countries around the world go through a selection process in order to host the cup, this year being Brazil’s turn. Brazil has hosted the cup once before in 1950. The tournament started in 1872 between Scotland and England,…

Who Said Tennis is Easy?

Every year, I religiously watch Wimbledon tennis coverage. I’m up at 6am for weekday coverage and I have “breakfast at Wimbledon”‘ 8am Sunday morning for the men’s final. Anyone who knows me, knows I love the sport. This year Wimbledon had one of its most exciting moments in tennis history. This past Tuesday a match…

It Started With Skating: The Winter Olympics

The Winter Olympics began to take shape in 1908 when figure skating made its first appearance at London’s Summer Olympics. Since it was hot, organizers decided it was best to have winter sports during the winter. In 1924, the first unofficial (at the time) Winter Olympics games were held in Chamonix, France. Held for 11…