Boston becomes first state to Require PE daily, and starts the U.S. Physical education movement.
Adapted Physical education is a learning program for a person with disabilities
He invented to Parallel bars, the rings, the balance beams, the horse, and the horizontal bar
believed that Physical education was the cornerstone of national health and strength.
Long hikes, Simple Exercises, and games go out doors
opened the first open aired gym
Adler Doubleday is its founder
Invented at an international YMCA training camp by James Neismith
William Morgan invents volleyball out of tennis, and basketball.
originally called kickbaseball invented by Nickolas C. Suess
White castle opens in Wichita, Kansas
McDonald's opens its first restaurant in 1940 in San Bernardino, California.
The Kraus-Weber study found that American children were far less fit than their European counterparts.
The center of disease control says that the obesity rate of 2013 is 27.2%,
African Americans were allowed to play basketball in high school gym classes in 1915
Jackie Robinson becomes the first Professional Baseball player to play in an all white league
Illinois state hired the first African American Head basket ball coach Will Robinson
french professional soccer club hired the very first female head coach.
First Modern Olympics take place on April 6, 1896
First College gym opens on January 1,1826.
NCAA is Created on November 2, 1910.
(National College Athletic Association)
Intercollegiate Athletic Association of the United States is formed in 1906 on January 31st.
gymnastics, anatomy, dancing, and physiotherapy.
Forbes Field was the first Baseball Stadium ever built
made of laced leather
It consisted of Three layers