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Competitive physical activity, for instance competition or tournament results, practice statistics, athletic performance and non-medical physical performance attributes, statistics or data.

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Are there any open datasets for soccer statistics?

I'm mainly interested in soccer related statistics. There are quite a few different API's relating to soccer, but most of them are commercial and far, far out of my price range. I've looked at DBpedia,...
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FIFA 2014 tweets dataset for academic project

I am looking to run a Map Reduce framework and do some analysis on a Twitter dataset for the FIFA 2014 World Cup event. I couldn't find a place to get these datasets for free. Can someone suggest a ...
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Rugby Union data

Does anyone know of any open rugby union datasets? Looking to doing some data visualisations and I'm a rugby fan. I know that there has been a big increase of the use of rugby data metrics within ...
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Looking for geo localization data of golf courses

I'm looking for free geo localization data of world wide golf courses. I can easily parse and store this information from several specialized websites... But I would like to find another way to get it ...
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Any open public data sets for the English Premier League (EPL)?

The new 2014/15 season kicks off on Aug/16. Wondering what's the state of open data for the English Premier League. Any open data sets available (incl. teams, players, squads, stadiums, old seasons, ...
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Any Open Data Sets for the (Football) World Cup (in Brazil 2014)?

Are there any public data sets for the World Cup in Brazil 2014? Didn't find anything for download on the official FIFA site (besides a single-page PDF booklet for the match schedule). Ideally the ...
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Open sports data

Today you can find all sorts of data in an open format. Most financial data, polling and government databases, just about every baseball play ever played. However this open data paradigm hasn't ...
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Football (Soccer) Player x,y,t data

I am looking for something that has the (x,y) coordinates of all players on the pitch over time. I found this: https://heim.ifi.uio.no/paalh/publications/files/mmsys2014-dataset.pdf however, they ...
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Soccer leagues/teams/players API

I wanted to know if anyone knows of a website that provides free information related to various soccer leagues. I am creating a C# application. I'm interested in the following: table each league ...
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Dataset of bodybuilding exercises

I am looking for a dataset of bodybuilding exercises that list which muscles are activated for each exercise in a machine readable way.
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Open database for ski resorts/stations

I'm looking for an open database which contains information about Ski Resorts (called too as Ski Stations or Winter Stations), in Europe preferably.
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Open replacement for cfbstats.com NCAA football CSV's

http://www.cfbstats.com/ used to publish awesome, comprehensive statistics for college football as CSV's. It looks like all their links (including from the blog post announcing opening their data) now ...
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Running Data / Race Data

I'm interested in measuring my performance (as a runner) against a large pool of statistics to grade myself overtime and understand how I am improving. I'm familiar with the WMA tables and how to ...
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Sport's APIs For Headshots and Stats

I'm currently building an program that would benefit from higher quality images of University's Logos(NCAA, NAIA, etc.),head shots of athletes, and general statistical data(Games played, etc). The ...
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Searching for a dataset about chess ELO rating distribution broken down by gender

A friend and I had a friendly argument recently about the origin of the apparent gender gap in chess ratings, wherein the grandmaster list is dominated by males, and the best male player today is far ...
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Non-aggregated age of endurance sport competitors

I'm looking for the actual age of competitors in endurance sports events (marathon, triathlon, ironman, etc). This can be any event, but it should be the age at competition time (36) and not the age ...