For a long time people were attracted by the opportunity to jump into the water from a great height. Sometimes it was an indicator of the jumper’s courage and courage. From here came such a sport as ski jumping. High Diving is a kind of diving, but with its own characteristics and differences. In other words, it is jumping from extreme heights. This sport is similar to cliff diving, which was established in 1992, and the first high diving competition was held in 1996. At the same time, the world high diving association was formed. It happened in the Swiss city of Aveno, where it is still located.
This sport is not professional, but is considered amateur and extreme. But this does not mean that it is less spectacular and worse than others. One of its features is that competitions are held in open waters, and jump platforms are set on rocks, buildings, etc. located next to it. Continue reading
Chariot races were first mentioned in Greek history, while the peculiarity of this historical fact lies in several specific details. Namely:
Greece was a military country where the sports training of the child was important to preserve his future life. Chariot races were a military sport, in which mainly warriors took part. It was they who trained to fight horses, since the chariot was not just a tank of the time, but allowed for a short time to transfer the army to the desired location, using only horses and the ability to lead them.
Many ship masters, in order to show the strength of their own products, took part in these races. Almost all the chariots were given to the army, because after that, choosing the models they liked, she ordered ships from the same tree. Continue reading