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April, 1999


Amateur Sports
http://www.amateur-sports.com
GRADE LEVEL: 2-12+

CONTENT:
Amateur-sports.com offers free listings for non-profit sports organizations and school sports teams. That's not all! Check out the site's Health and Fitness Program for some great health and exercise advice.

AESTHETICS:
Lots of great backgrounds, images, and other "sporty" graphics. The site sometimes feels a little cluttered.

ORGANIZATION:
The site is well organized, with a navigational frame at the top listing the major areas. The Health and Fitness area has a site map at the bottom of each page.

REVIEW:
This is a great site for amateur sports enthusiasts, and the place to go to find out about what's happening with your favorite sport! The site hosts a huge collection of Web pages for amateur sports teams and clubs all over the world. Soon many of the main listings pages will also include tips, a history of the sport, and team photos. The Health and Fitness section is comprehensive and well organized, and could be useful to explore in health class. The area covers Sports & Exercise, Nutrition, and "Putting It All Together". P.E. and health teachers should definitely bookmark this site. Coaches, take advantage of the free Web space and put up a page for your team!