Amateur sport
Amateur sports are sports in which participants engage largely or entirely without remuneration. The distinction is made between amateur sporting participants and professional sporting participants, w...
Amateur Athletic Union
The Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) is one of the largest non-profit volunteer sports organizations in the United States. A multi-sport organization, the AAU is dedicated exclusively to the promotion and...
Amateur boxing
Amateur boxing (also called Olympic boxing) is practised at the collegiate level, at the Olympic Games, Pan American Games and Commonwealth Games, and in many other venues sponsored by amateur boxin...
Amateur wrestling
Amateur wrestling is the most widespread form of sport wrestling. There are two international wrestling styles performed in the Olympic Games under the supervision of United World Wrestling (UWW; form...
Folk wrestling
A folk wrestling style is any traditional style of wrestling, which may or may not be codified as a modern sport. Most cultures have developed regional forms of grappling.
Traditionally wrestling...
Tee Ball
Tee-ball (also teeball, tee ball or t-ball) is a team sport based on and simplifying baseball and softball. It is intended as an introduction for children aged 4 to 8 to develop ball-game skills and h...
Portstewart Eagles
The Portstewart Eagles are a youth baseball team based in Portstewart, Northern Ireland. They are the only youth baseball team in Northern Ireland. They regularly travel to the Republic of Ireland for...
Letterman (sports)
A letterman, in U.S. sports, is a high school or college student who has met a specified level of participation or performance on a varsity athletic team.
The term comes from the practice of award...
European Universities Judo Championships
European Universities Judo Championships were the first organised in Delft (Holland) in 1964. They were not repeated until 2011 (Sarajevo), 2013 (Coimbra) and 2015 (Paris). They are reinvented as par...
Sports school
A sports school (Russian: Детско-Юношеская Спортивная Школа, ДЮСШ) is a type of educational institution for children that originated in the Soviet Union. Sports schools were the basis of the power...
ACBS Asian Under-21 Snooker Championship
The ACBS Asian Under-21 Snooker Championship is the premier non-professional junior snooker tournament in Asia. The event series is sanctioned by the Asian Confederation of Billiard Sports and started...
International Student Badminton Tournament
International Student Badminton Tournament (ISBT) is a badminton tournament organised for students, by students. They take place all over Europe, in countries including Austria, England, France, Germa...
Homeless World Cup
The Homeless World Cup is a football tournament organized by the Homeless World Cup organization, a social organization which advocates the end of homelessness through the sport of association footbal...
George Franklin Pawling
George Franklin Pawling (April 16, 1879 - December 2, 1954), was president of the Amateur Athletic Union in the 1910s and the builder of the Philadelphia Arena in the 1920s.
He was born on April 1...
English Amateur Championship
The English Amateur Championship is an annual snooker competition played in England and is the highest ranking and most prestigious amateur event in England.It is the oldest and longest-lasting snooke...
African Amateur Boxing Championships
The African Amateur Boxing Championships is the premier pan-continental annual competition for amateur boxing in Africa. The championships are organised by the continent's governing body, the African...