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20 Topic Pages Found in Sports and starting with the letter S
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seat or pad to support the rider on an animal, chiefly a horse. The saddles mentioned in the Bible are generally considered to have been saddlecloths.

Open sailing

as a sport, the art of navigating a sailboat for recreational or competitive purposes. There is no single "yacht type" of boat, rather many types that

Schumacher, Michael (1969 - )

German racing driver who won a record seven Formula 1 drivers' titles. He began his career in the Mercedes-Benz junior team; he joined the Jordan

Schwarzenegger, Arnold (1947 - )

Austrian-born US film actor and US Republican politician, governor of California from 2003. Among the films he starred in are Conan the Barbarian


firing with rifle, shotgun, pistol, or revolver at stationary or moving targets. The term shooting is also used in Great Britain to mean small-game


sport in which players use cue sticks to push disks onto a scoring diagram at either end of a concrete or terrazzo court. The court is 52 ft (15.85 m)

Simpson, O(renthal) J(ames) (1947 - )

US football player, film and television actor, and sports commentator. Known to sports fans as ‘The Juice’, Simpson was one of the greatest running


sport of sliding over snow on skis—long, narrow, flexible runners. Water skiing is a warm-weather sport in which a motor-propelled craft tows a skier


tube through which a submarine or diver can draw air while underwater. When in use, the top of the snorkel tube extends above the water surface into

Open Snowboarding

Snowboarding—the act of standing sideways on a board and sliding down a snow-covered slope—has gone from a marginal activity for a few diehard