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Old 09-29-2013, 08:02 AM   #31
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Tennis, since as a PP Noted, it is something you can do as a lifelong activity.
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Old 09-29-2013, 12:36 PM   #32
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Hydroplane racing..............always wish I could have tried that!
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Old 09-30-2013, 09:20 AM   #33
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16" softball most likely, or archery. I loved both of those...after that I guess back to badminton or tennis but my knees would not be happy.

I was also a Rink Rat...4 wheel roller skate style in my pre-teen/early teens. I didn't do roller derby per say, but there were days.....
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Old 09-30-2013, 09:23 AM   #34
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Started up playing soccer a couple years ago (after not playing it since I was a kid) and I wouldn't mind becoming better at that.

Otherwise, I'd like to be a better golfer.
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Old 09-30-2013, 09:26 AM   #35
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Basketball. I'm short, slow, can't shoot, and can't ball handle well. But, even at 46 I love to play.
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Old 09-30-2013, 11:05 AM   #36
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Gymnastics for sure.
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Old 09-30-2013, 01:31 PM   #37
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Swimming! Dolphin trainers have to be great at swimming. It would be nice to be good at it naturally and not have to work so hard at it. The underwater part is what's hard for me!
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Old 09-30-2013, 08:32 PM   #38
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I'm not completely clear on just what was being asked, so I'll cover both.

1. What sport would you like to be good at, whether you've ever been good at it or not?

A: Running. I run with the grace of a three-legged hippopotamus. I hate these people who say "Let's just go for a little run. We'll just jog, and walk whenever you need to," and then wonder why I dropped out before they finished their five mile sprint. (Really, really, REALLY hate people who can run naturally!)

2. Of the sports you were good at, what would you like to be really good at?

A: Small-bore rifle. I actually shot competitively for a very short time, but it's a ruinously expensive sport to pursue and I didn't have my own equipment.

(Am I over-sharing again?)
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Old 10-01-2013, 08:13 AM   #39
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I have always enjoyed dance - up to a few years ago I even danced on stage to a public audience at the annual ballet school recital. I'd do it again if I could carve out the time and regain some fitness.

I also used to play tennis and squash. Squash would be hard on my knees now, but tennis I could handle. I already belong to a yacht and tennis club and hang out there every weekend - I'd just add a few games of tennis in before the rum punch drinking!

I used to ride horses but I would not do that as a sport now - I would be too nervous to do show jumping or cross country (those jumps are HARD when you fall off and crash into them! ) and I am too stiff now to be good at dressage.
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Old 10-01-2013, 08:17 AM   #40
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Definitely basketball.
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Old 10-01-2013, 11:45 AM   #41
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Gymnastics or figure skating. I always pretended to be one of the two when I was little.
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