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Keep up to date and stay tuned with information about activitites and events on Whats Near Me. Our blogs are created specificially for the features we offer and the audience we target, so make sure you dont miss out.

How it works

2 months ago Admin

whatisnearme.com.au has been created with one focus in mind, to bring likeminded people together through a powerful and vast network of activities and similar interests.

“SIGN UP TO SEE ALL YOUR INTERESTS ON What Is Near Me FROM SOCCER, FOOTBALL, STRENGTH SPORTS, MMA, SNOWBOARDING, SHOOTING SPORTS, HANDICAP SPORTS, ROWING, BOARD SPORTS, CLIMBING SPORTS, FANTASY SPORTS. WE HAVE IT ALL! WITH OVER 1467 ACTIVITIES ON OFFER TO CHOOSE FROM, YOU WILL FIND SOMETHING!

HOW TO SIGN UP IN JUST A FEW EASY STEPS

Input personal information.

This one is simple because it is all about you! you are the boxing, rock climbing, martial arts, action-packed star you have always wanted to be, take some time to make yourself the center of attention, and fill out our simple form with details that will allow other users to find similar activities that you post

“IT IS SAFE AND SECURE! NO USERS CAN SEE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION, JUST YOUR ACTIVITIES!”

Select activities.

The exciting part, list some things that you are interested in, from Ball activities to water activities, subsurface, and recreational, to team activities. What you choose will set the benchmark in what you see first.

Custom activities & activities suggestions.

Can't find what you need? No Problem on what is near me you get to add what you like with only a few more clicks, create your custom events, which will show on our map system, and people with like minds will see your event and opt-in. But that’s not all, we track the popularity of activities and events and if it is “happening” now, but you can't find it, rest assured what is near me will add it to the list of events

“MAKE FINDING ACTIVITIES AS EASY AS SOMEONE HOLDING IT INFRONT OF YOU”

View our TC’s

This is the important stuff, what's near me is an advertisement company, for sports, activities, events, you name it, and we offer you the simplest way in the world to find something your interested in, just look at the map and you will see it. However with this and everything else comes Terms and Conditions, you will need to read the terms and conditions and choose if you are to agree to them before you can continue. So, take a few minutes, read over, accept only if you agree and then you are nearly finished

“ALMOST THERE, LIKE A FREEDIVER COMING BACK TO THE SURFACE FOR AIR OR A SNOWBOARDER/SKIER APPROACHING THE BOTTOM OF THE HILL”

Click register and your away.

That’s it, your done! Welcome to What’s Near Me You now have full access to whatisnearme.com.au to simply click and view what is happening near you!

“AND ITS ALL OVER, LIKE A SAILBOAT GLIDING UP ONTO THE SAND, OR A BOXER WITH A KO”

USER PAGE.

Say Cheese

Add a picture, this can relate to any interests you have like football, basketball, netball, etc at the top of the register page, this does not have to be a personal picture, Please feel free to use an avatar picture if you feel more comfortable, or maybe an image from your favorite sport like strength sports, sled sports, hockey, parkour, diving, trampolining or even speedcubing.

See your info

Who is that famous football player, oh wait that’s me. Here is your very own space. On the user page, you will have access to everything important.

“Joined an event and need to contact the host? Use What is Near Me internal messaging system to speak directly to other event members”

Read your messages

If you have hosted an event, or been invited to an event, this is where it will let you know. This is an important area to constantly check-in, for example, if “Johnny” had an x3 a side soccer game on Saturday morning, but someone couldn’t make it, “Johnny” will post the event again to find another player.

“OH NO, WE ARE DOWN A PLAYER AND NEED SOMEONE TO FILL IN, POST THE EVENT TO THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE ON WHATS NEAR ME FOR THEM TO SEE YOUR EVENT AND FILL YOUR VACANT POSITION”

Review your activities.

This is the heart of the idea, everything is right in front of you, scroll through, move around, see what's happening anywhere, anytime.

USER SEARCH PAGE.

The dropdown of categories.

This is where every activity starts, click the drop-down list and search through the categories, then decide from thousands of subcategories to choose from. Each selection will show at the bottom of the page on the Maps. For example, choose the Category Cycling, and you might want to pick BMX, Dirt Jumping, downhill mountain biking, or unicycling. Whatever you choose from the subcategories you will be able to see.

“CLICK, PICK, TAKE A PEEK, ITS THAT EASY!”

“LOOKING TO BUY A HOUSE? WANT TO KNOW THE DEMOGRAPHICS OF THE AREA, USE https://www.whatisnearme.com.au TO SEE WHAT IS POPULAR AROUND THE AREA YOU ARE LOOKING, SEE HOW MANY GOLF COURSES, POLO CLUBS, LACROSSE TEAMS ARE CLOSE BY, SEE HOW MANY ACTIVITIES THAT YOU ARE INTERESTED IN ARE AROUND THE AREA”

Search by your own words for events.

If you know what you're looking for, GREAT! Save even more time and simply type your select category into Whats Near Me search bar and you are there in a flash. See what's near you in seconds.

“IF YOU KNOW, YOU KNOW…. YOU KNOW?

Choose your distance and location

This is one of the most powerful features of www.whatisnearme.com.au As What is Near Me isn’t geographically locked to a certain area, used right, this platform can save you a lot of time and money.

“IF YOU KNOW, YOU KNOW…. YOU KNOW?

“USE WHAT IS NEAR ME RIGHT, AND YOU WILL SAVE TIME AND MONEY ON YOUR HOLIDAYS."

“WANT TO GO SCUBA DIVING OR SNORKELLING? JUMP ON AND LOOK AT THE AREA YOU ARE TRAVELLING TOO, FIND OTHER DIVERS, AND OPT-IN, ITS THAT SIMPLE.”

Tips to use the Distance and Location feature

  • Find activities in your area that you want to join in and participate.
  • If you are traveling overseas, and want to participate in scuba diving, for example, you can take your equipment, and search through the area you are visiting for other divers, and link up and enjoy the experiences first hand. No locked-in costs as with companies, just buddy up, suit up and jump in.
  • Want to find out what a specific area is like? Just look at the activities held in the areas and see if it suits you.
  • Need an extra person for an activity or event, reach thousands by posting your event on whats near me system.

OUR MAIN GOAL IS TO BRING A NETWORK OF PEOPLE TOGETHER, WE HOPE WE HAVE HELPED. ANY SUGGESTIONS PLEASE CONTACT US THROUGH THE CONTACT PAGE. WE WOULD LOVE TO HEAR FROM YOU!!

What is the word “sport”, where did it come from?

2 months ago Admin

with or are looking to Find Sports Clubs to engage in a certain exercise, would imagine a sport as something that includes the criteria involving physical exertion, this concept may disappoint players of darts, golf, snooker, and chess who argue that these less physical games also constitute sports.

The origin of the word sport might provide some interesting insights into this debate. Sport is a shortening of disport, which was borrowed in the early 14th century from Anglo-Norman and Old and Middle French forms such as desport, deport, disport. From the 14th century disport broadly Most people when they are thinking of sports and look to Find Sports People to participate in activitiesencompassed any form of relaxation or diversion, In fact, from the 15th century, one meaning of the word sport was a playful reference to romance and lovemaking. This died off in the 18th century with the word disport now an archaic word with a meaning of “diversion from serious matters; recreation or amusement”. This paints a much broader picture of sports than that which the word generally covers today, but another 15th century meaning of the word is still recognized today as “Activity of skill and exertion with set rules or customs”. So, while most people using the term sport today include physical exertion in their understanding, someone arguing the case for chess as a sport, might do well to include some word history in their argument.

The Oxford English dictionary's earliest evidence of the shortened term “sport” refers to the sport of reading. The Association of sport with physical activity didn't become dominant until the 18th and 19th centuries when it became associated first with hunting, fishing and shooting and eventually with more familiar sports like football and cricket.

Fast Forward to the 21st  century and sports today include all forms of competitive physical activity or games which, through casual or organized participation, aim to use, maintain, or improve physical ability and skills while providing enjoyment to participants, and in some cases, entertainment for spectators. sports can bring positive results to one's physical health. Hundreds of sports exist, from those between single contestants, through to those with hundreds of simultaneous participants, either in teams or competing as individuals. In certain sports such as motor vehicle racing, motocross, running, sprinting, triathlon, cycling,  hurdles, and many more,  many contestants may compete, simultaneously or consecutively, with one winner. in others, the contest (a match) is between two sides, each attempting to exceed the other. Some sports allow a "tie" or "draw", in which there is no single winner; others provide tie-breaking methods to ensure one winner and one loser. Several contests may be arranged in a tournament producing a champion.

If you would like to know more about other sports and their meanings. Take a moment to read our different “sport’s and their meaningsblogs.

If you would like to participate in sports and want to find out what sports are near or require a sport buddy to join in with. Then take a look at what is near me to become involved instantly.

 

© This blog is written by What is Near Me 2020,

What are the benefits of physical activities?

2 months ago Admin

It is not uncommon for your to constantly tell you friends and family that you should stay fit and healthy, since it's beneficial for you. Yet what does this mean precisely? and why is it beneficial to you? Many individuals probably won't know about the advantages of staying fit and healthy and the positive impact that physical activities and exercise can have not just on the body but also on an individual's emotional well-being. Exercise is known to surprisingly lessen everyday pressure and stress and increase self-satisfaction levels, while lowering levels of unhappiness and stress both instantly and for a period of after the exercise.

Physical activity has been known to forestall unhappiness and nervousness issues and now and again, can even be as compelling as mental and pharmaceutical medicines. An examination found that running for only 15 minutes per day or strolling for one hour can diminish the danger of significant unhappiness by 26%, so for what reason does participating in physical activities have such a constructive outcome on the body?

Exercise supports your body's creation of endorphins, which are chemicals produced by the body to relieve stress and pain. They work similarly to a class of drugs called opioids. Opioids relieve pain and can produce a feeling of euphoria. Exercise enables your mind to deliver more “happy chemicals” as they are sometimes called, such as dopamine, which is a chemical of the catecholamine and phenethylamine families and plays important roles in executive function, motor control, motivation, arousal, reinforcement, and reward, and also serotonin, which is a monoamine neurotransmitter and has a popular image as a contributor to feelings of well-being and happiness, releasing these hormones can assist you with loosening up and feeling more joy and self-satisfaction and aid in feeling less agony.

And if releasing chemicals to aid in feeling better through actively participating in activities and exercise is not enough, physical activity is also known to reduce levels of the body's stress hormones, such as cortisol.

Wellness classes and group activities are open doors for social collaboration and participation, with a demonstrated history to help moods and a reduction of thoughts of unhappiness. When becoming active turns into a propensity, exercise can likewise develop a confidence feeling and cultivate feelings of self-esteem. A study that was performed looked at roughly 1.2 million adults across the US and found that on average, there is a 43.2% reduction in the number of poor mental health days experienced by those who exercise regularly compared to people who don't exercise, and unfortunately another study, which was conducted by researchers from the World Health Organization (WHO) and published in The Lancet Global Health, found that 27.5% of people across the globe do not meet the WHO’s physical activity guidelines of 75 minutes of vigorous exercise or 150 minutes of moderate exercise per week.

If you would like to know more about other sports check out our other sports blogs.

If you would like to participate in sports and want to find out what sports are near you, or if you need a buddy to join then take a look at What is Near Me to become instantly involved.

©This blog is written by What is Near Me 2020.