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Top 6 weird sports in the world-2
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It is also known as Octopush. This is a limited contact sport and it is played globally in countries. England is the main origin of the sport. During match play, players can’t use breathing devices such as scuba gear and must hold their breath.
The first Underwater Hockey World Championship took place in Canada in 1980. Injuries related to this sport are quite concern. Drowning is quite at risk if a player gets knocked in unconscious underwater.
To prevent it, players are under observation by referees during match play. Major injuries like deeper cuts, broken fingers, impacts to the head, etc.
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Bossaball is a team sport . It is a mixture of volleyball, football, and gymnastics. Music is a major component of this game. The game is played on an inflatable court with a trampoline on each side of the net.
Referee also known as samba referee because he not only make calls but serves as the Master of Ceremonies with its whistle, a microphone, percussion instruments, and eventually an exotic DJ set. You can use your head once hands and feet twice each to throw ball(only 5 contacts at a time).
3.Cheese Rolling : Top 6 Weird sports
Are you a cheese lover? Though you don’t have to eat it. It’s an annual event held on Spring Bank Holiday Cooper’s Hill in England. The sport was traditionally held for the people living in the local village. Now it has become a part of all over the world.
A round Double Gloucester cheese( 7-9 pounds (3-4 kg))is sent rolling down to the hill, which has a length of 200 yards.
Competitors start their race after it. One who comes first at the finish line wins the actual prize of cheese.Most of the injuries occur due to the steepness and uneven surface of Cooper’s Hill. However, First aid service is given by the locals of St John Ambulance.
4.Parkour: Weird sports ever done
A sport with different movements seems to be very interesting. Parkour is one of that kind developed from military obstacle course training.
Tracers or traceurs get from one point to another in a complex environment without use of assistive equipment and to perform in the fastest effective way. Movements include running, climbing, swinging, vaulting, jumping, rolling, etc.
It includes most injuries by landing or from striking objects. Common diagnoses are fractures, sprains, abrasions.
5.Zorbing: A funny weird sports
Zorbing has become a worldwide phenomenon due to its simple ride inside a plastic ball. If natural hills are not present, the Zorn operators may build a metal track on which zorb can roll.Water is added inside the ball to make it wild.
A zorb is none another than a ball consist of two separate balls that are made up of flexible plastic. The outer ball is 9 feet(2.7 m) 8 inches(20 cm) in diameter, the inner ball where passengers accommodate is around 6 feet(1.8 m) 6 inches(15 cm).
The area left between two balls is for air to absorb the shock when the ball goes for a ride down the hill. Besides, it has plenty of oxygen inside it to ensure passengers for normal breathing.
6.Unicycle football : A weird football sports
Similar to American Football, the only difference is that players have to use unicycles. The game can be played in parking lots, indoor areas, or anywhere where there is a space.
The game hardly known by anyone has it’s own league named as Unicycle Football League were nine teams play 56 games of the season every year. Unicycle football is capable enough to add thrill and intensity for spectators.
So that was all for today. These were another Top 6 weird sports in the world-2. It’s interesting that these types of sports do really exist. Really these were the amazing ones too. Which weird sport do you like the most? Comment below. Do let me know your queries. Share with your family and friends. Spread the love.