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    Is hiking a sport?

    If golf is a sport.... is hiking a sport?
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    Re: Is hiking a sport?

    Quote Originally Posted by Haverhill View Post
    If golf is a sport.... is hiking a sport?
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    Are we talking competative hiking? Is there any sponsorship money in this?



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    Re: Is hiking a sport?

    Quote Originally Posted by Haverhill View Post
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    Is there some sort of competition or skill involved in hiking?

    Just because one doesn't necessarily like something, doesn't dismiss it as a sport. I can't stand NASCAR or pro bowling. They're still sports. I'm not partial to the NBA either - nobody will deny (with a straight face) that it's a sport.



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    Re: Is hiking a sport?

    Gotta love summer on CF when people start threads to try and start crap.


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    Re: Is hiking a sport?

    No.

    Physical skill + competition. Last I checked there aren't any hiking competitions.



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    Re: Is hiking a sport?

    Quote Originally Posted by cstrunk View Post
    No.

    Physical skill + competition. Last I checked there aren't any hiking competitions.
    I believe they're called cross country but I could be wrong.



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    Re: Is hiking a sport?

    Quote Originally Posted by cstrunk View Post
    No.

    Physical skill + competition. Last I checked there aren't any hiking competitions.
    Teh googlemachine pulls up about 3 millions hits for "hiking competition."



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