Vintage French boxing trading cards circa 1895, which inspired the wonderful The Mighty Lalouche.
“Life is all about confidence.”
The Beauty of the Irrational follows South African Ultra-Runner Ryan Sandes as he returns to the Fish River Canyon to run the 5-day, 84-kilometer Fish River Canyon Hiking Trail – breathtaking scenery and a beautiful glimpse of human passion.
Wars break out because nations misunderstand each other. We shall not have peace until the prejudices which now separate the different races shall have been outlived. To attain this end, what better means than to bring the youth of all countries periodically together for amicable trials of muscular strength and agility? The Olympic games, with the ancients, controlled athletics and promoted peace. It is not visionary to look to them for similar benefactions in the future.
In 1896, French aristocrat Pierre de Coubertin
reinstated the Ancient Greek Olympic Games as an antidote to war
Are you over the hill of the Olympics? Age ranges for the different Olympic sports.