field sport

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Noun1.field sport - a sport that is played outdoorsfield sport - a sport that is played outdoors  
hunting, hunt - the pursuit and killing or capture of wild animals regarded as a sport
fishing, sportfishing - the act of someone who fishes as a diversion
athletics, sport - an active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition
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I had lived long enough with my uncle Starkweather to catch some of his enthusiasm for field sports, and to learn something, especially, of the angler's art.
Even Thackeray has given in to it; and only a few weeks ago there was some rampant stuff in the Times on the subject, in an article on field sports.
Unveiled late last fall was the result--the American-designed, American-made, Remington "V3 Field Sport" model in 12-gauge.
fighting in front of children?" Matt Field SPORT: Gunners' starlet Carl Jenkinson destined for Villa?
Potentially, this could result in metabolic limitations in the performance of a field sport athlete within this test (Vescovi and McGuigan, 2008).
The Washington Post carried 355 separate news items about spectator sports and just one involving a field sport - a one-paragraph story about a 12-year-old setting a Maryland striped bass record with a 67-and-a-half-pound catch.
This is unjust because angling is very much a minority field sport.
Greatest reward goes to the birdwatching field sport and wildlife observation field sport.
America is already well on the road to sissy-fication, and the last thing we need is to be affiliated with a field sport in which physical contact is all but forbidden, and what contact does occur is pro forma followed by collapse, writhing around and grabbing of the shin, all with a grimace that would do justice to a man approaching the gates of hell; in short, a sport where the fans are tougher than the players.
This need for indoor field sport facilities is driven by the requirement that pro sport teams, communities and institutions need the ability to practice and play in all kinds of weather.
The field sport will be outlawed from February 18 after the Parliament Act was used to impose a ban in the face of opposition from the Lords.
The DG lauded the efforts of Chairman Field Sports and Conservation Society Badar Munir for protecting wildlife in the province besides creating awareness among the people regarding hunting laws.