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Badmitton

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American Badmitton League Shuttles Across America with lessons on technique/rules/courts
http://www.iun.edu/~abl/saa-index.htm

Badmitton Central for Rules (Laws), Facts / Techniques
http://www.badmintoncentral.com/badminton-central/

International Badmitton Federation
http://www.intbadfed.org/rules.html - Rules (Laws)
http://www.intbadfed.org/history.html - History

 

Bandy - See Floorball

  

Bocce COLLEGIUM COSMICUM AD BUXEAS - see history and rules
http://www.bocce.org/

International Bocce Association
http://www.borg.com/~iba/

World Bocce Association - About Bocce
http://www.worldbocce.org/USA/about.htm

  

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Aboriginal Steve's Boomerang Page
http://www.vcnet.com/abosteves/booms.html

How to Make a Paint Stick Boomerang
http://www.Bartlesville.k12.ok.us/jp/graham/

United States Boomerang Association
http://www.usba.org/

 

Boules - See Pétanque

 

Bowls /
Lawn Bowling

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Bowls / Traditional Games
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/james.masters/TraditionalGames/Bowls.htm

Unofficial Lawn Bowls Home Page
http://www.tcn.net/~jdevons/history1.htm   - History
http://www.tcn.net/~jdevons/thegame.htm - Object of the Game

 

Cricket

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CricInfo - About Cricket - Rules/History
http://www-usa.cricket.org/link_to_database/ABOUT_CRICKET/

Ozsports - An Explanation of Cricket
http://www.ozsports.com.au/cricket/cricket_exp.html

 

Croquet

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Croquet Canada - see rules, equipment
http://www.croquet.ca/

Croquet in America
http://www.croquetAmerica.com/home.asp

Croquet - Traditional Games
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/james.masters/TraditionalGames/Croquet.htm

    

Curling

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The Brown University Curling Club - Curling - What is It?
http://www.brown.edu/Students/Brown_Curling_Club/info/expl.html

ICING for rules/description/history
http://icing.org/

 

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Fencing Net
http://www.fencing.net/intro.html

Fencing 101
http://www.geocities.com/Colosseum/Ring/8332/

 

Floorball / Bandy
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Cal Tech Floorball Club
http://www.its.caltech.edu/~bandy/rules.html - Rules
http://www.its.caltech.edu/~bandy/tips.html - Tactical Tips

International Floorball Federation
http://www.floorball.org/

   

Footbag /
Hacky Sack

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Footbag World Wide for Overview (history, rules) FAQs
http://www.footbag.org/
http://www.footbag.org/net.html    (equipment)
http://www.footbag.org/footbag.html - The Sport of Footbag

The Official Rules of Footbag Sports from the International Footbag Committee
http://ifab.footbag.org/contents.html

     

Handball United States Handball Association
http://ushandball.org/html/history.html   - History

   

Hacky Sack see Footbag

   

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Jai-Alai-The Game
http://www.dania-jai-alai.com/page3.htm

Jai-Alai: World's Fastest Game
http://www.fla-gaming.com/#Jai-Alai-World's Fastest Game

     

  

Kendo http://www.alumni.caltech.edu/~jkodama/kendo/kendo.html

 

Korfball

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International Korfball Federation
http://www.xs4all.nl/~ikf/

Korfball.com - Click "About Korfball" for History and Timeline
http://www.korfball.com/ns_default.htm

University of Bristol Korfball Club
History and Rules of Korfball
http://www.bris.ac.uk/Depts/Union/Korfball/korfinfo/whatkorf.htm

University of Wales Cardiff Korfball Club - go to "What is Korfball" for rules and history
http://www.cf.ac.uk/uwcc/suon/korfball/index.html

World Sport / Korfball
http://archive.www.worldsport.com/sports/korfball/home.html

 

Lawn Bowling - See Bowls

 

Merrills /
Nine Mens Morris

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Merrills
http://www.tromboni.demon.co.uk/merrills/merrills.html

Nine Men Morris from Traditional Games
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/james.masters/TraditionalGames/
NineMensMorris.htm

 

Netball

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International Federation of Netball - Rules, Specifications
http://www.netball.org/thesport.htm

Netball - CyberSydney
http://cooee.cybersydney.com.au/kids/sar/netball.html

What is Netball? Alberta Netball Association
http://www.virtual-realty.ab.ca/ana/netball.html

World Sport - The Game of Netball
http://archive.www.worldsport.com/sports/netball/game_netball/game_netball.html

World Sport - The History of Netball
http://archive.www.worldsport.com/sports/netball/introduction/history.html

  

Nine Mens Morris see Merrills

   

Orienteering / Rogaining

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How to Use a Compass
http://www.uio.no/~kjetikj/compass/lesson1.html

International Orienteering Federations
http://www.orienteering.org/

Orienteering for the Young
http://www.concentric.net/~jimbaker/o4young.htm

US Orienteering Federation
http://www.us.orienteering.org/Home.html

  

Paddle
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Paddle Ball
http://www.paddleball.com/

US Paddle Association
http://bertha.chattanooga.net/paddle/

   

Pétanque /
Boules


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Pétanque America Game and Rules
http://store.yahoo.com/petanqueamerica/game.html

Pétanque USA
http://www.beachmedia.com/www/epetmain.html

Playaboule:  About the Game
http://www.playaboule.com/cgi-bin/webc.exe/game.html

World Wide Web Pétanque and Boules Community -
See Rules & History
http://www.petanque.org

  

PoloLacrosse Polocrosse Australia - Origins and History
http://www.ausport.gov.au/polox/polohist.html

Polocrosse Field and Equipment

  

Racewalking
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Loneliness of the Silly Walker
http://www.charged.com/issue%5F0/thrilling/walkin/

USA Track & Field RaceWalk.com
http://www.racewalk.com/

Racewalking 101
http://members.aol.com/RWLinkList/c1wel.htm

Mining Company Race Walking http://walking.miningco.com/sports/walking/msubrwtech.htm

  

Rounders / Townball

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Rounders
http://rounders.punters.co.uk/

Rounders Description and Rules
http://www.sirius.com/~cmonser/Rounders.html

Townball
http://www.sirius.com/~cmonser/Townball.html

  

Rugby

 

International Rugby Board
http://www.irfb.com/

Introduction to the Game of Rugby Fives
http://www.griffin.co.uk/users/butler/fives/intro.htm

   

Sepak Takraw Takraw - Training
http://home.earthlink.net/~takraw/how.html

USA Takraw Online
http://www.usatakraw.com/

 

Shove Ha'penny Shove Ha'penny - History and Useful Information from Traditional Games
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/james.masters/TraditionalGames/
ShoveHaPenny.htm

 

 

Snooker
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How to Play Snooker
http://www.stud.ifi.uio.no/~hermunar/Snooker/Msc/How/how01.shtml

Snooker - Traditional Games
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/james.masters/TraditionalGames/
BilliardFamily.htm#Snooker

 

Squash

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Internet Squash Federation
http://www.squash.org/
http://www.squash.org/wsf/rules/   -Rules
http://www.squash.org/wsf/history.phtml - History

US Squash - A History of Squash
http://www.us-squash.org/squash/x000300oNewPlayers
/x6090ohistory.html

  

Stoolball
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Bat and Ball Games - Traditional Games
http://web.ukonline.co.uk/james.masters/TraditionalGames/BatAndBall.htm

National Stoolball Assocation
http://www.nsa.dircon.co.uk/

 

Sumo Wrestling

 

Townball - See Rounders

Link Directory Compiled by Andrea Owens
Last updated and verified 4.24.00

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