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Sports Patrol

Sports Patrol

Join Mark, a former Cricket player, avid golfer and all-around sports enthusiast as he explores the best places to play! A sports and travel writer based in England, Mark has had the opportunity to play some amazing courses around the world. He will share his experiences and stories as well as his handicaps. We also want to hear from you in all areas from tennis to skiing to golf. Fore!

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  1. Dominican Republic

    Get Your Winter Baseball Fix in the Dominican Republic

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    The World Series reached its thrilling climax with San Francisco Giants dramatic 4-3 triumph over the Kansas City Royals in October, but already US baseball fans will be yearning for the return of their sport.

     

    So, if you simply cannot wait until Sunday, April 15 next year, then why not make the short hop to the Dominican Republic to experience warmer climes as well as the island’s winter league baseball season.

     

    Based in Punta Cana, on the far eastern tip of the island, fans can watch major league starts past, present and future strut their stuff.

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  2. Please Take Me Out To The Ball Game – I Promise Not To Mention The Goat!

    Please Take Me Out To The Ball Game – I Promise Not To Mention The Goat!

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    Now let’s get this out in the open – my knowledge of baseball was limited until my daughter and I were invited to fly to Chicago to attend a Cubs game. My old friend, Jerry Cohen from Ebbets Field Flannels, Seattle, did his best to advise me on the finer points of the game and warned that the Cubs had a history with a certain farm animal.  Jerry even arranged a vintage jersey for our host but with the gentle reminder, not to mention the word, “goat.”

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    Sports Patrol

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    Join Mark, a former Cricket player, avid golfer and all-around sports enthusiast as he explores the best places to play! A sports and travel writer based in England, Mark has had the opportunity to play some amazing courses around the world. He will share his experiences and stories as well as his handicaps. We also want to hear from you in all areas from tennis to skiing to golf. Fore!

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  4. Sports Travel Tips

    Sports Travel Tips

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    A list of nine sports related travel tips for Boomers.

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  5. The parade of sail for 2014 leaves Falmouth Harbour

    The Majesty of Tall Ships Under Sail

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    Our world would be a hugely different place today but for the discovery of sailing and the subsequent role played by the development of galleons, schooners and the tall ships of the day.

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  6. Tall ships (Courtesy Visit Cornwall)

    The Tall Ships Find Anchorage in Falmouth, Cornwall

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    Cornwall, the westernmost tip of England is famed for its natural beauty, ancient tin mines, gorgeous beaches, beautifully rugged coastline and for perfecting what was arguably the world’s first fast-food delicacy – the Cornish pasty.

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