Phys. Ed


General Physical Education & Sports

BBallSports.com: Online Interactive Historical Sports Statistics Databases
Downloadable databases containing baseball, basketball, hockey, and football statistics over the years.
Empire State Games
Links to pages for various Empire State games, including games for the physically challenged and games for seniors.
History of Women in Sports Timeline
Chronology of women in sports from ancient times through the present.
PE Central
This is the ultimate Web site for physical education teachers and students.
Sport Science
Articles about the science behind baseball, cycling, skateboards, and other sports.
Sports Reference
A group of sites providing both basic and sabermetric statistics and resources for sports fans everywhere. Our aim is to be the easiest-to-use, fastest, most complete sources for sports statistics anywhere.
Sports: Breaking Records, Breaking Barriers
The exhibition spotlights the pioneering men and women who dominated their sports; championed their country, race, or sex; and helped others to achieve. Both on and off the playing field, these undaunted individuals broke records for themselves and broke barriers for us all.

Fitness & Sports Medicine

ACE Fitness
Includes all sorts of information on fitness and training, including an Exercise Library, Recipes, Newsletters Research, and more. From the American Council on Exercise.
CDC: Physical Activity
There is no need to think of strenuous workouts that are painful and boring. Instead, imagine doing fun physical activities you enjoy and look forward to. Do physical activity for enjoyment and watch the health benefits follow!
FamilyDoctor.org: Prevention & Wellness
First aid, nutrition, stress, physical activity, addictions, safety, and other topics are covered on this website.
From Couch to 5k
Running tips, ideas, and plans for couch potatoes and inexperienced runners.
Joe’s Goals
Use the simple single page interface to setup daily goals and track them with just a click. Watch your daily score to gage your success and use negative goals (or vices) to confront and overcome bad habits that finally need to get the boot.
LiveStrong
Healthy living site with helpful Calorie Counters.
MayoClinic: Fitness
Find fitness information and expert exercise advice on walking, sports nutrition, strength training, sports medicine and sports injuries.
Medline Plus: Exercise and Physical Fitness
Regular exercise is a critical part of staying healthy. People who are active live longer and feel better. Exercise can help you maintain a healthy weight. It can delay or prevent diabetes, some cancers and heart problems.
MEDLINEplus: Sports Fitness
Sports health and fitness information from the National Library of Medicine.
MEDLINEplus: Sports Injuries
Information on injuries and conditions which affect athletes from the National Library of Medicine.
NIH: Sports Injuries
Information and links to further pages from the National Institutes of Health.
Shape Up America!
This website is designed to provide you with the latest information about safe weight management, healthy eating, increased activity and physical fitness.
VeryWell: Sports Medicine
Information on sports medicine, exercise, avoiding and treating injuries, and related topics.
Walking

Miscellaneous Sports

Badminton Bible
The Badminton Bible teaches players how to improve their badminton. Whether you’re a beginner or expert, you’ll find something useful here.
BBC: Sport A-Z
Links to over 3 dozen sports covered by the BBC.
USA Pickleball Association
A paddle sport created for all ages and skill levels. The rules are simple and the game is easy for beginners to learn, but can develop into a quick, fast-paced, competitive game for experienced players.

Baseball

Baseball Almanac
Baseball Almanac is an interactive baseball encyclopedia filled with 500,000+ pages of in-depth baseball facts, original baseball research and baseball statistics not found anywhere else.
Baseball America
Current standings and news for major, minor, college, high school, and international leagues.
Baseball Reference
The complete source for current and historical baseball players, teams, scores and leaders.
MLB.com: The Official Site of Major League Baseball
Press releases, stats, history, rules, schedules, pictures, players, and more.
The Science of Baseball
Set of articles from Scientific American which take a look at green stadiums, the physics of baseball, and other scientific underpinnings of the U.S. national pastime.
World Baseball Classic
Event that will feature many of the best players in the world competing for their home countries and territories.

Basketball

Basketball History: Origin of the Sport
In contrast to other sports, basketball has a clear origin. It is not the evolution from an ancient game or another sport and the inventor is well known: Dr. James Naismith.
Basketball Reference
This site says that Our Primary Aim is to answer our users’ questions with the easiest-to-use, fastest, and most complete sports statistics anywhere.
NBA
Official site of the National Basketball Association.
NBA Hoops Online
Tons of articles, statistics, and records about both modern and historical basketball.
Pro Hoops History
Archives of an irregularly-published online magazine about basketball history.
Springfield College: The Birthplace of Basketball
It was the winter of 1891-1892. Inside a gymnasium at Springfield College then known as the International YMCA Training School, located in Springfield, Mass., was a group of restless college students.
WNBA
Home of the Womens National Basketball Association, with information about teams, players, schedules, statistics, standings, news, and more.

Cycling

Bicycle Tutor
All about bicycle repair and maintenance.
Bicycling
For hard-core cyclists and bike racing fans.
CICLE
A nonprofit organization … working to promote the bicycle as a viable, healthy, and sustainable transportation choice.
Physical Therapists Offer Tips for Proper Bike Fit
Describes good placement of seat, handlebars, etc. for comfort and avoid strain.

Football

ESPN: NFL
Football news from the ESPN network.
ESPN: College Football
College Football news from the ESPN network.
NCAA Football.com
NCAA Football was created in 1997 as a 501(c) 4, not-for-profit corporation to serve as the collective voice to promote college football. Includes schedules, standings, articles, images, and more.
NFL.com
Site of the National Football League, with statistics, standings, links to team pages, news, and more.

Lacrosse

History.org: The Indian Origins of Lacrosse
Another game is with a crooked stick, and ball made of leather stufft with hair: he wins that drives it from the other between two trees appointed for the goal. This tantalizing sports tidbit chronicles an early Powhatan Indian version of one of the lasting, and today thriving, gifts of our Native American predecessors, the game of lacrosse. ( “Colonial Williamsburg” Journal, Winter 2010)
Inside Lacrosse
Lacrosse News, Scores, and Analysis
US Lacrosse
Rules, event links, and information for players, parents, coaches, and others interested in the sport.

The Olympics

Olympic History
The Ancient Olympics — The Nazi Olympics — The Olympic Museum
Olympic Groups
Olympic.org (IOC) — Paralympic Games — Special Olympics — Team USA
Olympic News
ESPN — Google — NBC — NY Times — Olympic.org: News — Twitter — YouTube

Soccer

ESPN: SoccerNet
Pages on the ESPN sports news website dealing with soccer.
FIFA.com – Fédération Internationale de Football Association
World-wide organization to organize and oversee competitive soccer. Also sponsors the annual World Cup event and publishes the Laws of the Game (official rules of play).
Goal.com
News site about soccer around the globe.
U.S. Soccer.com
As the governing body of soccer in all its forms in the United States, U.S. Soccer has helped chart the course for the sport in the USA for more than 90 years.
World Cup
Official pages from FIFA dealing with the annual World Cup tournament.

Swimming

Drowning Doesn’t Look Like Drowning
People who are drowning don’t wave their hands like they do in the movies. Learn what drowning victims actually look like so you can recognize the signs and be prepared to get help.
CDC: Healthy Swimming / Recreational Water
Information for the public, public health and medical professionals, and aquatics staff so everyone can maximize the health benefits of swimming while minimizing the risk of illness and injury.
Medline Plus: Water Safety (Recreational)
Playing in the water – whether swimming, boating or diving – can be fun. It can also be dangerous, especially for children. Being safe can help prevent injuries and drowning.
Medicine.net: Swimming
History of the spoke, different strokes, learning to swim, and other information and links.
Swimming World
The Swimming World magazine site has tons of news and information about swimming and swimmers.
USA Swimming
Official site for competitive swimming in the U.S. Includes information on training, events, news, and more.
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