IELTS TOPIC VOCABULARY: SPORT

Christopher tells a fascinating story, about health, running and compassion.

 Global sporting events have captured human interest for centuries, these events have been typical male orientated. Recently this has changed and women are participating in greater numbers year on year.

Should women be allowed to compete in sporting events? Are there any drawbacks to women participating in sport?

Specific vocabulary terms:

marathon

evolution

injury

wilderness

Olympic event

sweat

sprinters

natural advantage

global answer

materialistic

 Collocations: Under dog, medical science, finishing times, Physical activity, hunting packs,

Title: Christopher McDougall: Are we born to run?

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