Believe it or not there is a Bullfighting school

In 1830 by Pedro Romero of Seville, Spain, founded the first Bullfighting School. Continue reading

Sail Across-the-ocean race

Across-the-ocean race was held in 1866 from Sandy Hook, CT, USA, to Cowes, Isle of Wight, England, with the sponsorship of the New York Yacht Club. Continue reading

Jackie Robertson, First Black Baseball Player

One year before the USA, Canada started a racial integration into professional baseball, which up to 1946 had always been a white man’s sport. Continue reading

International Airplane Racing

The first international airplane race was called the Bennett Trophy Race, Continue reading

International Balloon Racing

The James Gordon Bennett Race, was the first International Balloon Race. It was inaugurated in Paris, France, in 1906. Continue reading

Canada wins World Series

The Toronto Blue Jays, a Canadian baseball team wine the World Series in 1992. Beating the Atlanta Braves in 6 games. Continue reading

The sport of Lacrosse is over 3000 years old

A Canadian by the name of George W. Beers codified the rules for modern day Lacrosse in 1867, but the history of the sport goes back as far as 1000 BCE. Continue reading

Solo bicyclist breaks 50 miles per hour.

On May 6th, 1979 at the International Human Powered Vehicle Associations’s, 200 meter Flying Start Speed Trials in Ontario Canada… Continue reading

Round the World in a wheelchair

Rick Hanson, a Canadian, paralyzed from waist down, circumnavigated around the world in his wheelchair. Continue reading

Hockey Game gone Wild … Only in Canada

Yep only in Canada could you have a hockey game go wild…

The first indoor hockey game held in 1875 at Victoria Skating Rink in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Continue reading