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SSAW - 1

Ch. 1 Vocab

Sport activity involving physical exertion and skill that is governed by a set of rules or customs and is often undertaken competitively.
autotelic as an end to itself
agonism uniquely competitive
Mesopotamia Between Euphretes and Tigres rivers
Shulgi King of Ur III. Ran 100 mile roundtrip.
Sed Festival Ritual runs by the pharoah to show strength
Stela of Tutmosis III King shot an arrow through 3-in of copper with army as spectators
Sphinx Stela of Amenophis II King shoots arrows incredibly well
Amenophis II Offered prizes to match performance -- no one said yes, obviously.
Running Stela of Taharqa 100 KM in 9 hours. Ceremonial dinner for those back first
Sumerian Epic Gilgamesh and Enkidu
Reliefs of Ashurbanipal Hunting from cchariots while killing bulls and lions
Rites of passage phy. performance
Created by: berge