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    101 things all sports fans must experience before they die

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    Re: 101 things all sports fans must experience before they die

    How does Spring Training make it higher on the list than the NFL Conference Championships?
    And no Superbowl on the list is crazy.
    Superbowl week is one long party, and then there is the game itself!
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    When are you going to realize that picking out the 20 bad throws this year and ignoring the 300 good ones does not make your point?

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    Re: 101 things all sports fans must experience before they die

    How does Spring Training make it higher on the list than the NFL Conference Championships?
    And no Superbowl on the list is crazy.
    Superbowl week is one long party, and then there is the game itself!
    Zeus wrote:
    When are you going to realize that picking out the 20 bad throws this year and ignoring the 300 good ones does not make your point?

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    Re: 101 things all sports fans must experience before they die

    I went through their list and have done the following, a long way to go.
    I can't believe they don't have the SB on the list.
    I was surprised at how many I had been too.
    Gotta love sports.

    4. The World Series
    5. NCAA subregional
    6. Spring training
    7. NFL conference championship
    20. The Stanley Cup playoffs
    22. Cubs game in the Wrigley bleachers
    25. A soccer game at Maracana Stadium
    27. Tailgating in the SEC
    35. MLB Opening Day
    38. Auburn-Alabama football game
    42. An NBA game from courtside
    49. Lady Vols game
    53. Golden Gloves tournament (regional).
    54. Green Bay Packers game in the snow
    62. Midnight Madness
    64. Camp out for tickets (any event).
    72. Sturgis Motorcycle Rally
    76. Beach volleyball
    80. Junior league hockey in small-town Canada
    82. Minnesota high school hockey tournament
    86. Iowa-Iowa State wrestling match
    88. "Monday Night Football"
    91. Little League game
    100. A Harlem Globetrotters game

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    Re: 101 things all sports fans must experience before they die

    I've done:

    #6, #15, #20, #22, #35 (which was combined with #15 - and I took a Red Sox fan to Yankees Stadium), #86 and #88.

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    Re: 101 things all sports fans must experience before they die

    Why isn't the dutch championship of Nailpooping on there?
    we could be in the Top 10!
    Rosie O'Donnell is a dude!

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    Re: 101 things all sports fans must experience before they die

    72. Sturgis Motorcycle Rally
    91. Little League game

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    Re: 101 things all sports fans must experience before they die

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    86. Iowa-Iowa State wrestling match
    When did you do that?
    I went to several, back in the early 80s when I wrestled in Jr. High and the first two years of HS.

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    Re: 101 things all sports fans must experience before they die

    "Zeus" wrote:
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    86. Iowa-Iowa State wrestling match
    When did you do that?
    I went to several, back in the early 80s when I wrestled in Jr. High and the first two years of HS.

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    Fairly recently, during the Cael Sanderson domination era.
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    Re: 101 things all sports fans must experience before they die

    I've done 12 of them...
    1. I've been to the Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City
    2. Been to the World Series when the Twins played Atlanta
    3. Been to an NCAA Sub-regional in Cincinnati
    4. Been to the Stanley Cup playoffs watch the Colorado Avalanche played in Denver
    5. Seen the Kentucky Derby (three times)
    6. Been to an MLB Opening Day Game in Cincinnati
    7. Been to the Frozen Four
    8. I've played Pebble Beach (several years ago)
    9. Been to Midnight Madness at the U of Kentucky
    10. Lived in Sturgis for two years when the Motorcycle Rally was there.
    11. Been to the MM HS Hockey Tournament
    12. See the Harlem Globetrotters play a few times
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