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Alfredo Harp Helú Stadium / FGP Atelier, Taller ADG - ArchDaily

Alfredo Harp Helú Stadium / FGP Atelier, Taller ADG  ArchDaily

Completed in 2019 in Iztacalco, Mexico. Images by Rafael Gamo. Designed by Mexican-born architect Francisco Gonzalez Pulido of Chicago-based FGP Atelier ...

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New Yucatán school will teach Mayan ballgame to rescue the sport - Mexico News Daily

New Yucatán school will teach Mayan ballgame to rescue the sport  Mexico News Daily

A new school in Yucatán will teach pok ta pok, or Maya ball, a version of the Mesoamerican ballgame to encourage new generations to play.

Google 7/8/2019 7:00:00 AM

El Tajín, The Lost City of a Mysterious People - Ancient Origins

El Tajín, The Lost City of a Mysterious People  Ancient Origins

In recent decades many lost cities have been uncovered by archaeologists or explorers. One of the most mysterious is the ancient city of El Tajín in the state of ...

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Play ball! Here are four games invented by Indigenous people - The Weather Network

Play ball! Here are four games invented by Indigenous people  The Weather Network

Indigenous people, from before Europeans' arrival in Canada all the way up to the present day, have had plenty of time to invent their own games of skill, ...

Google 6/21/2019 7:00:00 AM

‘Roller Champions’ Lives at Crossroads of Roller Derby and Mayan Ball Game - Variety

‘Roller Champions’ Lives at Crossroads of Roller Derby and Mayan Ball Game  Variety

Roller derby is an intense sport. Points are based off one team member, the jammer, lapping members of the other team while the rest of their squad protects ...

Google 6/13/2019 7:00:00 AM

Did the Maya Really Sacrifice Their Ballgame Players? - Live Science

Did the Maya Really Sacrifice Their Ballgame Players?  Live Science

Imagine a crowd roaring as royalty take to the ball court, rubber ball in hand in a sport so spectacular, it symbolized good versus evil. The ballgame played by ...

Google 6/1/2019 7:00:00 AM

A whole new ball game - Cherwell Online

A whole new ball game  Cherwell Online

Arriving at university, it may feel like certain racket sports such as table tennis, squash, badminton, paddle, racquets or real tennis are a little off the beaten track.

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Mexico still feels effects of Cortes, Conquest - The Columbus Dispatch

Mexico still feels effects of Cortes, Conquest  The Columbus Dispatch

VERACRUZ, Mexico — Modern American history started here half a millennium ago.On Good Friday in 1519, the renegade Spaniard Hernan Cortes came ...

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