Originally posted by karoly aczelMaybe you should lobby for Australian Boomerang as an Olympic sport.
Yep, good Olympics not to have a tv for
Originally posted by JS357You're onto something there. Lets face it : any sport can make it at the Olympics with a good enough PR campaign.
Maybe you should lobby for Australian Boomerang as an Olympic sport.
"There are different types of throwing contests: accuracy of return; Aussie round; trick catch; maximum time aloft; fast catch; and endurance"
ref: wikipedia on boomerang.
details of these are at
including a video on how to throw them.
Originally posted by Shallow BlueWithout sport we are ... nothing.
Eh, don't knock it. You have almost twice as many medals as we do, for only a quarter or so more people.
Ok, granted, for a nation as downright obsessed with sports as the Convicts, that is disastrous.