basementape (basementape) wrote in thequestionclub,
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Poll #1647442 REAL sports.

What, to you personally, falls inside the category of "sports"?

Air Sports (hang gliding, aircraft aerobatics, etc.)
14(5.2%)
Archery
16(5.9%)
Auto Racing
11(4.1%)
Basketball
29(10.7%)
Baseball
29(10.7%)
Cricket
21(7.8%)
Boarding (Skateboards, snowboards, etc.)
20(7.4%)
Curling/Shuffleboard/Lawn Bowling
14(5.2%)
Bowling
13(4.8%)
Dodgeball
22(8.1%)
Rock/Ice/Mountain Climbing
14(5.2%)
Cycling
20(7.4%)
Martial Arts
20(7.4%)
Paintball/Laser Tag
9(3.3%)
Fencing/Swordfighting/Weapons combat
18(6.7%)

...continued....

Boxing
26(9.8%)
Pool/Billiards/Snooker etc.
5(1.9%)
Ballet
7(2.6%)
Ballroom/Tapdancing
6(2.3%)
Equestrian
13(4.9%)
Horse Racing
13(4.9%)
Fishing
6(2.3%)
Ultimate Frisbee
17(6.4%)
Football (Soccer)
30(11.3%)
American/Canadian/Arena Football
29(10.9%)
Rugby
27(10.2%)
Gymnastics
18(6.8%)
Handball
15(5.6%)
Hockey
28(10.5%)
Lacrosse
26(9.8%)

....continued...

Hunting
5(2.1%)
Kiting
2(0.8%)
Mixed Discipline (Biathlon, Decathlon, etc.)
19(8.1%)
Boating
5(2.1%)
Badminton
19(8.1%)
Diving
21(8.9%)
Volleyball
28(11.9%)
Canoeing/Rowing
18(7.6%)
Diving
19(8.1%)
Golf
20(8.5%)
Swimming
23(9.7%)
Synchro Swimming
15(6.4%)
Ping Pong
8(3.4%)
Tennis/Raquetball etc.
24(10.2%)
Weightlifting
10(4.2%)

....continued

Wrestling (not WWE style)
26(15.3%)
Skiing
23(13.5%)
Sled sports
17(10.0%)
Figure Skating
18(10.6%)
Speed Skating
23(13.5%)
Stacking (as in cups)
2(1.2%)
Remote Control racing/RC combat/RC aerobatics
1(0.6%)
Track and Field
26(15.3%)
Sailing
9(5.3%)
Manhunt/Capture the Flag
4(2.4%)
Lumberjacking
3(1.8%)
Cheerleading
13(7.6%)
Backgammon/Checkers/Chess/
2(1.2%)
Masturbating
3(1.8%)
None of the above
0(0.0%)


For bonus points, do you have a particular explanation for what does and does not count as a sport, or is it arbitrary?
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