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Offline willy6531520

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Is golf a sport?
« on: March 15, 2019, 12:17:24 AM »
I personally think of a sport as something that takes skill AND athleticism. Golf, while challenging, is a very bad indicator of athleticism. Golf, like car-racing, bowling, poker, archery, shooting, horse racing, dart throwing, bean bag toss, etc.., takes skill to master but very little athleticism. In contrast, running, swimming, and weightlifting are considered sports but do not necessarily involve skill as much as athletism. Golf is a game of skilled players (golfers) -not a sport of highly-capable athletes.
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Re: Is golf a sport?
« Reply #1 on: March 15, 2019, 01:39:26 AM »
I personally think of a sport as something that takes skill AND athleticism. Golf, while challenging, is a very bad indicator of athleticism. Golf, like car-racing, bowling, poker, archery, shooting, horse racing, dart throwing, bean bag toss, etc.., takes skill to master but very little athleticism. In contrast, running, swimming, and weightlifting are considered sports but do not necessarily involve skill as much as athletism. Golf is a game of skilled players (golfers) -not a sport of highly-capable athletes.
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Yeah how bout you ramble your nonsense elsewhere there :spammer:


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Re: Is golf a sport?
« Reply #2 on: March 15, 2019, 02:12:46 AM »
"golf is a good walk spoiled." - not mark twain
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Re: Is golf a sport?
« Reply #3 on: March 15, 2019, 01:32:16 PM »
If Trump can do it then it's not a sport.



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Re: Is golf a sport?
« Reply #4 on: March 16, 2019, 05:11:35 AM »
If Trump can do it then it's not a sport.

This is not logic I can argue with.


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Re: Is golf a sport?
« Reply #5 on: May 20, 2019, 03:15:41 AM »
Now this is one of the most stupid question i have faced...May be it is a spam..But nevermind..Obviously it is a sport,enjoyed by everyone,loved by some and played by meagre...Many people rate it above games like soccer and basketball...So definitely it is to be considered a sport and it is a sport
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Re: Is golf a sport?
« Reply #6 on: May 20, 2019, 07:18:57 AM »
Now this is one of the most stupid question i have faced...May be it is a spam..But nevermind..Obviously it is a sport,enjoyed by everyone,loved by some and played by meagre...Many people rate it above games like soccer and basketball...So definitely it is to be considered a sport and it is a sport
My sport is banning :spammer:


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Re: Is golf a sport?
« Reply #7 on: May 20, 2019, 08:02:15 AM »
My sport is banning :spammer:
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