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Updated 7-25-12

AUTO RACING

Auto Racing Daily
Focuses on Formula 1, NASCAR and NHRA racing with access to team pages and driving schools.

Indianapolis 500
Official site for “the greatest spectacle in racing” with weekly and archived news, photos, trivia, ticket information and schedules.

NASCAR
Racing news, standings, schedules, drivers, tracks and more.

Official Formula 1 Site
Racing schedules, track facts, articles with photos of drivers and races in action.

BASEBALL

BaseballRox
For anyone who loves baseball or wants to learn more about the game.  Videos provide coaching instruction and tips for all aspects of the game.  Links to players, quotes, video game reviews, etc.  and online games such as “Guess the Stadium”.

Black Baseball’s Negro Leagues

Learn about the origins of the Negro Baseball League:  what they were, why they were founded and why they no longer exist.

Houston Astros

MajorLeagueBaseball.com
The official site of Major League Baseball.

National Baseball Hall of Fame

Biographies of all Hall members, information about the Cooperstown museum plus more for the baseball historian.

Texas Rangers

NationalPastime.com

Game summaries and general news regarding major league baseball on any particular date plus other interesting features.

BASKETBALL

Basketball.com

In-depth news, team and player profiles, schedules, results and much more covering professional and college basketball for both men and women.

National Basketball Association (NBA)

The official site for men's professional basketball.

Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA)

Official site for women's professional basketball.

FOOTBALL

Abilene Bombers

College Football Data Warehouse
College football game results for Division I-A, I-AA, II and III schools from the inception of college football up to the present.  Includes coaching records and all time team versus team results.

Dallas Cowboys

Houston Texans

National Football League (NFL)
Professional football's official site.

GOLF

Golf.com
Maintained by Golf Magazine, the site provides the latest news from the PGA and LPGA, golf instruction, information and ratings on equipment and golf courses and a course finder for those searching for courses anywhere in the U.S.

Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA)

Official site of the LPGA with the latest news, tournament schedules and coverage, player biographies, a women’s proshop and much more.

Professional Golf Association (PGA)

Official site of men's professional golf tour with latest news, tournament schedules and coverage, historical data, player biographies and much more.

United States Golf Association (USGA)

Governing body of golf for the U.S. and Mexico.

HOCKEY

Internet Hockey Database
Includes a statistics archive, a logo archive and a trading card archive. Includes professional, NCAA, and some amateur league information. Claims to be the internet's largest repository of hockey data.

National Hockey League (NHL)
The official site of men's professional hockey.

SOCCER

Federal International Football Association (FIFA)
Official site of soccer’s international governing body with news, match results, player profiles, information on national associations, ticket information and more.  Worldwide coverage.

Major League Soccer (MLS)

Official site of major league soccer in the U.S. with statistics and information about players and teams, schedules and results.  Includes section for coaches on issues of sportsmanship and skills development.

 

TENNIS

International Tennis Federation

Player biographies, results, rankings, Davis Cup, Fed Cup and other team competition results.  Excellent section on rules.

United States Professional Tennis Association

World's oldest and largest association of tennis teaching professionals.  Instructional information, tournament information and more.

OTHER SPORTS

Ancient Olympic Games

Compare ancient with modern Olympic sports, tour the site of Olympia as it is today, learn about the context of the games, famous athletes in ancient times and the Olympic spirit.

Bowl.com

Information on bowling tournaments, leagues, tips and rules.

ESPN Boxing

Professional boxing news, results, commentary, audio and video highlights.

Gymnastics
Covers basic techniques for beginners as well as advanced gymnasts with coaching tips, training advice and history of the sport.

HorseRacing.com
Races, tracks, jockeys, clubs and organizations, famous horses, horse farms and much more.

Judo Information Site
Clarifies what judo is, its history, principles and techniques.  Listing of judo clubs, a forum and blogs.

Olympics
Official home page of the International Olympics committee.

Play Sports TV

Instructional videos in a wide variety of sports including skateboarding, lacrosse, volleyball, gymnastics, field hockey and wrestling in addition to traditional sports such as football, basketball and baseball.   Many created for adults working with youth sports.

Recruit a Wrestler

Designed by amateur wrestlers and coaches for amateur wresters and coaches.

Skiing

The latest gear and best ski sites plus tips on improving skills and safety.

United States Fencing Association
Everything you would ever need to know about this relatively unknown sport.

USA Softball

Official site for USA Softball National Teams including U.S. Olympic softball team.

USA Swimming
Covers events, tips on techniques, training, strength conditioning and nutrition;  the national team and olympic trials.

USA Track & Field
Covers more than America’s olympic participation.   News, schedules, history, statistics, athlete’s biographies and more including distance running and race walking.

USA Weightlifting
Latest news, events and results.

World Wrestling Entertainment
Official website for the WWE.

GENERAL

Everyrule.com
Rules to hundreds of games including computer and video games, plus every sport imaginable.

NCAA ONline
The official site of the National Collegiate Athletic Association.

 

OUTDOOR SPORTS & RECREATION

Bicycling.com

Tips and information on riding, equipment, training and bike culture for cycling enthusiasts including road biking  and mountain biking.

Camping.com
Anything and everything camping—where to go and how to do it maximizing the fun and safety.

Canoeing.com

Complete guide to canoeing, paddlesports, gear and destinations.

FishingWorld.com
Created and maintained by the publishers of Tournament Angler News, all the latest for fresh or saltwater fishermen including tournaments and other events, product and service information, lists of marine dealers, equipment manufacturers and retailers; information about fishing lodges and guides available in even remote locations.

GORP (Great Outdoor Recreation Pages)
Attractions - national parks, forests, wilderness, wildlife refuges, historic sites, and more - describes where to go and what to do on lands throughout the United States. Activities help the outdoor enthusiast pursue just about anything - hiking, biking, fishing, paddling, skiing, birding, and on and on. Locations let you throw a dart at the world map and learn about whatever distant corner the point hits. Books, gear, tours, recipes, art - if it has an outdoor and active travel theme, chances are you'll find it here.

Hiking Trails

Links to hiking sites from around the world. Searchable.  (12/22/09 - not recently updated - some dead links).

HuntingNet.com

Whether you’re a big or small game hunter—shotgun, rifle or bow—this site has it all.  Tips on how and where to bag your game and a full directory of outfitters, hunting facts and ethics, a forum, videos and much more.

Skeet Shooting Tips

Improve your skills, learn how to choose a shotgun and equipment, clothing and accessories, enjoy the sport safely, plus much more.

Texas Fishing

Created by the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation.  Everything you need to know about the best fishing and boating locations in Texas with links to other states, fishing regulations and events.  Lots of tips on how to land the big ones.  Forms to apply for fishing license or boat registration.

Texas Parks & Wildlife Department

Great guide to some of the finest outdoor recreation in the world, including hunting, fishing, camping, hiking, biking and birdwatching in Texas.  Also info on licensing, conservation and historic sites at state parks.

 

 

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