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· December, 2011

Stories about Sport from December, 2011

Macedonia, Nepal: First Female Macedonian on Major Himalayan Peak

Brazil: Titan Kids and Surfing as Hope

Kobe, Japan: Running Through a City Once Devastated

Kobe City was hit with a 7.3-magnitude earthquake on January 17, 1995. On November 20, 2011, the city held their first ever official marathon event, where more than 20,000 runners...

Brazil: Monitoring Human Rights During the World Cup and the Olympics

Ukraine: Football Fans Consulates

Brazil: The Death of Socrates, A Brazilian Idol

Sócrates, one of the greatest Brazilian soccer players, died at the age of 57 on December 4, 2011, a result of septic shock caused by excessive consumption of alcohol over...

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