A man paddles on the Liangma River in Beijing on August 6, 2022. Photo: IC

A man paddles on the Liangma River in Beijing on August 6, 2022. Photo: IC

 Beijing is mulling to stop water sports including the recently very popular paddle boarding and kayaking in some inner-city waterways out of safety considerations, banning wild swimming and ice skating in high-risk lakes, rivers and reservoirs.

Beijing’s water management-related departments have asked for public opinions on a new list of areas where water-related activities are restricted. 

According to the list,

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The General Administration of Sport of China said on Wednesday it will look into every detail of all high-risk outdoor sports events before making improvements in management and regulations, perfecting standards and rules as well as enhancing the security levels of such events.

Until that is done, events including cross-country races in mountains and the Gobi Desert, wingsuit flying, and ultramarathon that are vague in regulation responsibility, competition rules, and security standards will be suspended

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CAMDEN, New Jersey (WPVI) — New Jersey high schools will be allowed to begin winter sports seasons this weekend, Gov. Phil Murphy said Wednesday.

Winter sports seasons were put on hold at the end of November as coronavirus cases in New Jersey surged. Murphy said Wednesday that teams can begin playing on Jan. 2, with restrictions.

Teams will be exempt from the state’s current 10-person limit on indoor gatherings, but spectators won’t be allowed to

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CLEVELAND, Ohio — In his coronavirus briefing ahead of Christmas, Gov. Mike DeWine reiterated his concern for indoor sports continuing as the pandemic progresses through the winter.

The governor said he thinks his administration has been consistent in handling the stipulations surrounding indoor sports, addressing that no crowds are permitted for NCAA basketball games. The Cleveland Cavaliers are allowed a maximum of 300 fans at Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse.

The Cavs open their season Wednesday at

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Rockstar Games has addressed concerns about GTA 6 many Grand Theft Auto players have and have had for a while. GTA 5 is the second best-selling game of all time and remains one of the most most-played and best-selling games every month via GTA Online, which is making a fortune for Rockstar Games and Take-Two Interactive. Since then, Rockstar Games has released Red Dead Redemption 2, one of the greatest single-player games of

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Air Force’s football game Saturday against Army is off because of COVID-19 complications.

No make-up date has been announced for the game that would have given the Falcons an opportunity to capture their first Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy in four years.

The postponement is also part of an academy-wide pause of activities to combat rising coronavirus numbers.

“We are disappointed to postpone this game, but the health and safety of our cadets, staff and the community continues

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The game between Air Force and Army scheduled for Saturday at West Point has been postponed due to an increase in COVID-19 cases around the Air Force campus. The academies hope to reschedule the game, according to a statement from Air Force.

“We are disappointed to postpone this game,

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With Indiana high school sports’ winter season beginning next week with girls basketball, local health officers’ attention shifts as well. All winter sports are played indoors, where as in fall sports, volleyball is the lone indoor sport.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention states that indoor activities increase the risk of spread of COVID-19 and recommends people avoid attending indoor events, if possible.

In Indiana where basketball is king and a regular Friday night game

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