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Meet UTSA’s Quidditch Family

Meet UTSA’s Quidditch Family

March 13, 2020

Watch the beautiful chaos of real-life Quidditch from UTSA's club tournament on April 29. Players tell us how close they feel with their teammates, and the sport is surprisingly intense for those who haven't seen it before. The game combines rugby, basketball, dodgeball and the magical world of Harry Potter.

Odd sports around the world that actually exist

Odd sports around the world that actually exist

Connor Zimmerlee

October 18, 2017

Wife Carrying Race Yes, it is exactly what it sounds like. It is a sport in which men compete in a race, while carrying their wife on their shoulders. The sport originated in Finland in 1992 and first came to America in 1999. The rules are rather lenient, the teammates are not required to be legally ...