Your favorite sports to do and spectate?

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  1. NathanielPhantomhayes

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    So with all this pirating we do, we have to get out of the computer chair sometime (some of us at least). So what is your favorite sport to spectate, do, and your favorite team(athlete) in that sport?

    (Please don't pick 72 sports)
     
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    Me personally I don't mess with No contact, limited contact, or high contact. It's all very boring in my opinion now - combat sports - that's what it's about ykwim.
    I do Muay Thai, MMA, and BJJ so a little biased I guess, but it's whatever.

    My favorite athletes in each:
    Muay Thai - Buakaw Banchamek (Of course.)
    MMA - Max "Blessed" Holloway (The rat lookin' dude)
    BJJ - Ok, so bjj has only gotten one multinational tv show "CJJW 1" - So of course the only option Eddie "Flat-Earth" Bravo
     
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  3. squintz

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    I like GLOW and mud wrestling. Since you're into contact sports.
     
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  4. Jakeformer

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    Favorite sport to spectate: basketball. Favorite sport to participate in: épée fencing
     
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  5. Chris Nightcore

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    my Favorite sports: Basketball, Tennis, Golf and Bowling (bowling should be considered a sport) :D
     
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  6. Kris

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    1. College football
    2. College basketball
    3. NFL
    4. College baseball
    5. Soccer World Cup
     
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    None now..
    But for 15 years my sporting love was to watch and compete in show jumping :)

    Girly I know...have you been flung of a horse in mid jump and slammed into a obstacle knowing you MUST get back on and finish the circuit..lol
    Actually..NO it's not that girly haha :D
     
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  8. Kris

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    I probably would have played something in high school if I had not been out of shape, though...I did play T ball when I was like 7 :p
     
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    I think bowling is a sport and that most people consider it so. The dictionary says it is any athletic activity that requires skill and often is of a competitive nature. Sounds like bowling to me, unlike poker that has apparently become a sport even though it lacks the most important quality of being an athletic activity.
     
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  10. Eric Sailcutter

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    For spectator sports I like basketball. My favorite player of the past is Kareem Abdul Jabber and currently I really like Steph Curry. For personal activity and enjoyment I like mountaineering. The climber I admire most from afar is George Lowe, he did things that were amazing and never bragged or got killed by getting in over his head.
     
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    Agreed! :coke:
     
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