michael phelps returned to his tank at sea world
Viral Ad of the Day: Budweiser’s “Poolball”: Pool and soccer — together at last.
Robot Juggler Of The Day: Watch these two Quadrocopters, developed by the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich, play a game of catch in mid-air.
It’s by far the most interesting sport we’ve seen since the robot marathon.
[via Crunch Gear]
so here I am with tdw geek, gettin all reposty with it
Cycling Carnage of the Day: Mountain bikers stumble down a steep corner of the Moelfre Hall track during the BUCS 2011 Mountain Bike Championships.
music: dickies - banana splits (looped)
Disqualification of the Day: Seven-time All-American swimmer Hill “Dolphin Man” Taylor recently surpassed the 50-meter backstroke world record by a full second. But Hill’s final time of 23.1 won’t count because he swam the entire length of the pool underwater.
FINA backstroke rules clearly state that, except for a distance of not more than 15 meters following a turn, “some part of the swimmer must break the surface of the water throughout the race.”
World record holder or not, that man is one dolphin.
Athletic Prowess of the Day: Badass badminton skills. You read that right.
The comedy stylings of Larry Griswold, comedy diver and co-inventor of the trampoline.
Afternoon Snack: I see your regular-sized hula hoop, and raise you a giant hula hoop.
there are some metaphors here