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Posted 11/16/2011   4:14 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add fifia to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Basketball was introduced at the 1972 Olympics in München.



The first gold medal for boxing in 1904 in St. Louis.




In Stockholm, in 1912 the Equestrian discipline was introduced.




...and in 1896 there were bicycle races.



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Posted 11/17/2011   10:33 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add fifia to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Marocco - Olympics - 1960























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Posted 11/19/2011   5:16 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add fifia to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
From the olden days



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Posted 11/20/2011   10:43 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add nethryk to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Here is an image of an engraved stamp depicting wrestlers, issued by Japan on May 22, 1954 to publicize the World Free Style Wrestling Championship Matches in Tokyo, Scott No. 599, SG No. C287.

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Posted 11/20/2011   1:37 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add fifia to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
couldd not resist!



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Posted 11/21/2011   1:16 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add fifia to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
1995 The South Pacific Games

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Posted 11/25/2011   10:20 am  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add fifia to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Rugby - France


and Malta-looks like soccer


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Glíma is the Icelandic national style of folk wrestling. There are four points that differentiate it from other forms of wrestling: 1. The opponents must always stand erect. 2. The opponents step clockwise around each other. 3. It is not permitted to fall down on your opponent or to push him down in a forceful manner. 4. The opponents are supposed to look across each other's shoulders as much as possible because it is considered proper to wrestle by touch and feel rather than sight. Here is an image of a stamp depict a pair of glima wrestlers and an admiring crowd, designed by S. Jónsson, engraved and printed by Thomas De La Rue & Co, Ltd., and issued by Iceland on August 9, 1955, Scott No. 287, Facit No. 332.

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Posted 11/26/2011   4:38 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add fifia to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Waterball in Berlin


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I have some former Soviet Union sports stamps, share with you.





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Here are images of a couple of Czechoslovakia stamps depicting competitive team rowing.

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Eight-man shell and oar, designed by Czech graphic artist Mario Stretti, engraved by Jindra Schmidt (plus some photogravure), and issued on June 15, 1960 to publicize rowing at the 1960 Summer Olympics, which featured seven events, for men only, held on the Lago di Albano, Italy, Scott No. 969.


Eight-man shell, designed by Czech artist Anna Podzemna-Suchardova, engraved by Ladislav Jirka (plus some photogravure), and issued on September 2, 1964 to publicize rowing at the 1964 Summer Olympics, which again featured seven events, for men only, held on the Toda Rowing Course, located on the Arakawa River in Saitama Prefecture near Tokyo, Japan, Scott No. 1261.
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geilichina, nice sports stamps, lots of them, too.

Welcome.

Austria, 1972, München

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One of my favourites


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Sports of Ancient China
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