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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Taking skateboarding to the streets? Not in Japan
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Taking skateboarding to the streets? Not in Japan

Skateboarding is disruptive, noisy, messy. That is the main reason it has, for decades, been relegated to the unkempt shadows of Japanese society — far more hidden and distrusted than in other places around the globe.

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju says India will push hard for Kabaddi's inclusion in 2024 Paris Olympics
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Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju says India will push hard for Kabaddi's inclusion in 2024 Paris Olympics

India has always been a dominant force in Kabaddi, which is part of the Asian Games and have won all of the world championships in the sport

Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOC director Christophe Dubi says inclusion of skateboarding, surfing part of bid to attract youth
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: IOC director Christophe Dubi says inclusion of skateboarding, surfing part of bid to attract youth

Games organisers have announced plans to develop a Waterfront City in Tokyo Bay, involving demonstration events, fan participation in sports and concerts

2024 Summer Olympic Games: IOC board recommends adding breakdancing, four other sports to Paris 2024 program
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2024 Summer Olympic Games: IOC board recommends adding breakdancing, four other sports to Paris 2024 program

The International Olympic Committee's executive board on Wednesday recommended adding breakdancing, skateboarding, sport climbing, and surfing to the Paris program when the full membership meets in June.

Breakdancing to be considered for 2024 Paris Olympics in bid to make Games 'more urban and artistic'
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Breakdancing to be considered for 2024 Paris Olympics in bid to make Games 'more urban and artistic'

Breakdancing appeared at the 2018 Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires, in the form of battles and will be added to the programme along with Skateboarding, sport climbing and surfing pending IOC approval

Asian Games 2018: A handy guide to the adrenaline-packed skate board, roller skate and the sport climbing events
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Asian Games 2018: A handy guide to the adrenaline-packed skate board, roller skate and the sport climbing events

Here's all you need to know about skateboarding, roller skating as well as the multitude of sport climbing events that will be taking place at the Asian Games 2018.

Janwaar Castle, a skatepark in interior Madhya Pradesh, is the subject of a book about rural changemakers
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Janwaar Castle, a skatepark in interior Madhya Pradesh, is the subject of a book about rural changemakers

REMOTE. The Rural Changemakers of Janwaar, the book on Janwaar Castle, documents the experience of locals whose lives have been uplifted, as well as that of volunteers who have worked on the project | #FirstCulture

Beat Mumbai’s heat, head over to the city’s first Underwater Festival this weekend
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Beat Mumbai’s heat, head over to the city’s first Underwater Festival this weekend

We know April has been hot, and May is going to be sweltering, so here’s your chance to plunge into the cooling waters, that too within city limits.

International Women's Day 2017: This all-girls skateboarding crew was featured in a viral music video
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International Women's Day 2017: This all-girls skateboarding crew was featured in a viral music video

The video for the new Wild Beasts track 'Alpha Female' features Atita Verghese and her all-girls skateboarding crew. Here's what you need to know about the girls on wheels

Let It Flow: A skateboarding star is helping locals in Janwaar, Madhya Pradesh, access clean water
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Let It Flow: A skateboarding star is helping locals in Janwaar, Madhya Pradesh, access clean water

Skateboarder Nyjah Huston made his way to Janwaar Castle — a skate park in rural Madhya Pradesh — to help improve access to clean water

Olympics: Baseball, karate, surfing among sports added to Tokyo 2020
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Olympics: Baseball, karate, surfing among sports added to Tokyo 2020

Baseball and softball are returning to the Olympics in 2020, while skateboarding, surfing, karate and sport climbing are joining the games for the first time.

How a skateboard made 6-year-old Kamali Moorthy from Mahabalipuram, a star
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How a skateboard made 6-year-old Kamali Moorthy from Mahabalipuram, a star

Kamali Moorthy, the little skateboarder from Mahabalipuram, is blissfully unaware of her newfound celebrity status

Watch: A bulldog just set a record for skateboarding through the longest 'human tunnel'
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Watch: A bulldog just set a record for skateboarding through the longest 'human tunnel'

A bulldog named Otto from Lima, Peru just set the world record for "the longest human tunnel traveled through by a dog skateboarder".

Guiness Records 2014 include skateboarding goat, world's shortest donkey
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Guiness Records 2014 include skateboarding goat, world's shortest donkey

There's bizzare records like one for a skateboarding goat, a rather ordinary record for a vacuum cleaner collector and a challenging one worthy of a record for a contortionist who holds three titles.