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download  *Poem: Life Ain't a Spectator Sport*  *Poem: Life Ain't a Spectator Sport*

  A poem that laments the inclination of today’s youth to be spectators instead of participants.
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download  *Funny Sports Medicine Terms*  *Funny Sports Medicine Terms*

  Funny definitions for common sports-medicine terms.
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download  *Because You Said  *Because You Said "Thanks Coach"*

  A poem that describes one of the major motivators for teachers who coach.
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download  *I Hate to Sweat*  *I Hate to Sweat*

  A humourous poem by Dr. Jim Riley describing students who don’t like to sweat in PE class.
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download  *Does Your Lobster Need Tuning?*  *Does Your Lobster Need Tuning?*

  The editor discusses some of the strange scientific studies he has encountered while doing research for Physical Education Update.
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download  *Where Are All the Soapbox Cars?*  *Where Are All the Soapbox Cars?*

  The editor discusses the role that physical education teachers can play in fostering creativity in students.
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download  *PE Frequency & Adult Obesity*  *PE Frequency & Adult Obesity*

  Every day of physical education added to the weekly school curriculum reduces the likelihood of adult obesity by 5%. Daily PE reduces it by 28!!
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download  *We Can't Run Today*  *We Can't Run Today*

  A poem by Dr. Jim Riley that describes an encounter with students who attempt to get out of running in physical education class.
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download  *Young Scientists*  *Young Scientists*

  Why your editor will never run out of things to write about.

download  *Why Coach? Ask Captain Kirk*  *Why Coach? Ask Captain Kirk*

  Athletes are like Starship Enterprises and coaches their Captain Kirk.

download  *Listen to Critics? What If?*  *Listen to Critics? What If?*

  A list of examples that show we shouldn?t always listen to pessimists, even if they are so-called experts

download  *We, the Colour-Impaired*  *We, the Colour-Impaired*

  Yes, I KNOW my shoes don't match!

download  *Wacky Website Woes*  *Wacky Website Woes*

  Some of the funnier implications of having our own website.

download  *Wacky Test Answers*  *Wacky Test Answers*

  Some funny answers to health and physical education exam questions.

download  *TV as a Productivity Aid*  *TV as a Productivity Aid*

  Your editor often watches television while working.

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