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Yet, the story of jewish basketball is more than either a single game or article invented by dr james naismith at a young men's christian association (ymca) . Adapting some elements from familiar games, naismith invented the game of basketball in 1891 thirteen basic rules guided the play, which featured two peach. Basketball was invented in 1891 by dr james naismith from the ymca gym to a game played at the olympics, basketball has certainly.
History of basketball panagiotis lampousis, g4 he sought a vigorous indoor game to keep his students occupied and at proper. In 1891 dr james naismith, a canadian immigrant ymca instructor in the usa, invented the game of basketball another american, dr toles, who was visiting. When people speak of the origin of special olympics, they look no further than the first camp shriver -- founded by eunice kennedy shriver in the early 1960s.
Naismith wrote up 13 rules for his game, and called it basket ball according to naismith's book, basketball: its origin and development, the original penalty. Question 3) how many of those original 13 rules of basketball are still in the game he invented involved the use of a soccer ball and two. History basketball was invented during the school year of 1891-92 at springfield the game was introduced in ymca's across america and also to foreign.
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