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    The worst Olympic sport

    Some may think badminton, some may think diving. But for me - rhythmic gymnastics is the hands down stupidest thing I have ever seen!



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    Re: The worst Olympic sport

    The equestrian events have to be up there, yesterday there was one with a guy in a top hat riding a horse that did nothing but trot around the arena for 4-5 minutes.

    But the ribbon dancers that are on right now are miserable.



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    Re: The worst Olympic sport

    race walking



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    Re: The worst Olympic sport

    Geez I kind of like badminton.


    I'd agree with you, but then we'd both be wrong.

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    Re: The worst Olympic sport

    Women's ____________.


    thanks I'll be here all week




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    Re: The worst Olympic sport

    Quote Originally Posted by CLONECONES View Post
    Women's ____________.


    thanks I'll be here all week
    Heeeere we go!



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    Re: The worst Olympic sport

    Walking fast is by far the worst Olympic sport.
    "Hey man, what did you get your Gold in?"
    "Walking! Had a new PR. How about you?"
    "Uh, I ran the 800 meters in 1 minute 40 seconds for a new WR."
    "That's cool. We have alot in common then."



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    Re: The worst Olympic sport

    I'm sick to death of watching Volleyball as it dominates NBC's coverage. (The Indoor Kind)

    Sailing and anything synchronised also bore's me



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    Re: The worst Olympic sport

    The free swim
    One man standing on knee canoeing
    Steeplechase
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    Ribbon tossing or ball tossing whatever you call it.


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    Re: The worst Olympic sport

    what the hell is ribbon tossing? my god



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    Re: The worst Olympic sport

    That one sport where two bikers indoor do like three laps but don't try til a lap and a half or last lap. No idea what it's called but I still haven't been able to figure it out and neither did the announcers.



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    Re: The worst Olympic sport

    Quote Originally Posted by PabloDiablo View Post
    The equestrian events have to be up there, yesterday there was one with a guy in a top hat riding a horse that did nothing but trot around the arena for 4-5 minutes.

    But the ribbon dancers that are on right now are miserable.
    This post says it all.



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    Re: The worst Olympic sport

    Quote Originally Posted by NATEizKING View Post
    That one sport where two bikers indoor do like three laps but don't try til a lap and a half or last lap. No idea what it's called but I still haven't been able to figure it out and neither did the announcers.
    Perhaps I am Bias but i Love the cycling. And i think your talking about the Individual Sprint. It's all about tactics early on, However i do agree they may as well just start with one and a half laps left.



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    Re: The worst Olympic sport

    I saw some Team Synchronized Swimming which was utterly ridiculous. Followed closely by a horse dancing around to techno music.



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    Re: The worst Olympic sport

    Quote Originally Posted by pulse View Post
    I saw some Team Synchronized Swimming which was utterly ridiculous. Followed closely by a horse dancing around to techno music.
    At least they did away with solo synchronized swimming. That was the biggest oxymoron ever.


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