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Loose apronyms:
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ARENAAthlete's Runway Encircles Natural Amphitheatre Tony McCoy O'Grady
BALLSBasically A Leather Lump, Sportswise Tony McCoy O'Grady
BALLS (2)Bounces Across Level Laid Sportsfields Tony McCoy O'Grady
BANK (3)Bounce Another Nineball Keenly. Roger Williams
BASEBALLBring A Seat Easer, Because Amusement Lasts Long Patricia Rix
BASEBALL (2)Bring A Stick, Elevate Ball Across Local Lot Tony McCoy O'Grady
BASEBALL (3)Bases And Sticks Evokes Ball At Lively Leagues Jan Morgan
BASKETBALLBallgame Attracts Some Kids (Extremely Tall) Building Athletic Long Legs Tony McHoops O'Grady
BOWLINGBalls Occupy Waxed Lanes, Ideally; Not Gutters. Roger Williams
BOXINGBoys Outmaneuver Xena In Nailing Girls Rico Leffanta
BRAIN BOWLBright Resourceful Abecedarians Interrogated Nightly By Other Witty Learners. Peter & Christina - The Brain Bowl Team participates in Jeopardy-like competition in a state-wide event every year.
People & Relationships:Thoughts
BRONCOBucks Riders Off! None Can Outlast. Roger Williams
CANOE (2)Can A Novice Overturn Easily? Roger Williams
CANOE (3)Canada's A Neat Overseas Experience Angela Brett, who spent a fair bit of time in canoes while visiting Canada.
CANOE (4)Canada's Apparently National Overwater Experience Rob Rix
CHASMCrevasses Have Always Slain Mountaineers Angela Brett
CHASMS (2)Climb Harnessed And Summit Mountain Safely Angela Brett
CROCHETCrossing Right Over Crafts, Hooking Engages Thread Jan Morgan
CROQUETControlled Recreation Of Quaint Unusual Entertainment, Tactics Jan Morgan - tactics - achieving goal of winning
CROSS COUNTRYCompetitive Running Often Seems Silly. Charging Over Undulating Natural Terrain Ruins You Tony McCoy O'Grady
CURVESCreating Useful Routine, Vital Exercise Solution Jan Morgan - an exercise place
DANCEDisplay A Novel Choreography Effect Tony McCoy O'Grady
DANCE (2)Disco Ability Nicely Conceals Exercise Jan Morgan
DANCE (3)Dynamic Ability Nicely Carries Everyone Jan Morgan
DANCE (4)Date A Nice Co-Ed Jan Morgan
DAYTONADrivers Are Yearning To Open Necessary Acceleration Jan Morgan - Drivers Start your engines for the race
DIVINGDribbling In Vulvas Incites Naked Girls Rico Leffanta
People & Relationships:Love & Lust
EQUESTRIANEven Queen - Uh - Elizabeth Strives To Ride Irascible Anne's Nags Rico Leffanta
EQUESTRIAN (2)Evidently, Queers Understand Equines Superbly... They're Riding In Australia Now. Angela Brett, because it seems that most members of the New Zealand equestrian team in the Sydney olympics are homosexual.
EXERCISEEnergetic Xertions Erase Rounded Curves, Instead Substituting Emaciation Patricia Rix
FENCINGFoil Epee Nobly; Crouching Is Never Girlish Rico Leffanta
FISHLUREFeathers Intertwined Should Help Land Uniquely Rare Exhibit Tony McCoy O'Grady
FOOTBALLFeeling Or Otherwise Touching Bums Always Looks Laughable! Patricia Rix (this is what we were discussing during the Superbowl: why men can pat each other's bums on the playing field but no other time)
FOULED UPFootballer's Out Until League's Ended - Dirty Ungentlemanly Player Tony McCoy O'Grady
FRISBEEFlung Regularly In Sport, Breeze Extends Elevation Tony McCoy O'Grady
GAMEGenerally About Mass Entertainment Gavin Lambert, thinking mainly about sports games and the like rather than board games, but you could extend the parallel...
GOLFGame Over Lovely Fairways Tony McCoy O'Grady
GOLF (2)Greens Often Look Fabulous Tony McCoy O'Grady
GOLF (3)Gentlemen Oppose Ladies Fourball Tony McCoy O'Grady, mentioning that golf clubs can be very. very sexist! :-(
GOLF (4)Green Overshot; Loudly, "Fore!" Roger Williams
GOLF (5)Gives One Leisurely/Little Fun Jan Morgan
GYMNASTICSGirls & Young Men Now Attempt Stretches That Impossibly Curve Spine Angela Brett
HIKEHillwalking Is Keenly Energetic Tony McCoy O'Grady
HOBBIESHours Of Bliss, Busy In Exotic Sports Tony McCoy O'Grady, who is unhappy with the ending, and invites amendments. Maybe something involving ".... In Empty Sheds"
HOCKEYHeroicly Overpadded - Compete Keenly Every Year Tony McCoy O'Grady
HOCKEY (2)Highly Overpaid Canadians Keep Entertaining You Patricia Rix
HOLE IN ONEHero Of Lockerroom - Everyone's Inebriated Now, Oh Nasty Eagle TMcCO'G - When a golfer gets a hold in one it is usual that they stand a drink for everyone in the clubhouse that day. An 'eagle' is a score of two under par for a hole, so a hole-in-one on a par three hole would be an eagle.
HUNTHaving Unusual Natural Talent Jan Morgan
HUNTERHaving Unusual Natural Talent, Engages Rifle Jan Morgan
People & Relationships:The Workforce:Occupations
HYSTERICSHave You Seen The Evil Raging In Circumcised Sydney? Rico Leffanta
People & Relationships:Emotions
KARTINGKiddie At Race Track Is Nearer Ground TMcCO'G
KNITTINGKnowledgeable Needler Interlocks Talent, Takes Initiative, Negotiates Garments Jan Morgan and Angela Brett
LOSER (2)Lack Of Stamina Endangers Runner Tony McCoy O'Grady
LYTHELissom? Yes, Thank Healthy Exercise Tony McCoy O'Grady
Assorted Adjectives
MACPACMany A Camper Prefers Acclaimed Carrybags Angela Brett
MACPAC (2)Makes Adventure Camping Products - All Canvas Angela Brett
MAN. UTDMastered Arsenal's New Unprolonged Title Dominance Jide Alakija, Man Utd. Will Always Dominate the title.
MARATHONMany Asthmatic Runners Are Treated - Hospitals Offer Nebulisers. Angela Brett
MENS GYMNASTICSMy Eyes, Not Seeing! Guys (Young, Manly) Now Acrobatically Shift Themselves In Crazy Stunts Robert Anonymous
NASCARNumerous Afternoons Spent Careering Around Racetrack Tony McCoy O'Grady
NUMISMATICSNot Unexpectedly, Many Individuals Spend Much Amusement Time In Coin Study. Roger Williams
OLYMPICSOld Ladies, Young Men, Performing In Competitive Sport Rico Leffanta
OLYMPICS (2)Other Locations Yet May Partake, It's Currently Sydney. Edwin Hermann
OUTDOOR LEARNING SKILLSOn Unfamiliar Terrain, Don't Overestimate Own Real-Life Experience... Adventure Roleplaying Night Is Not Good Solid Knowledge If Lost, Lonely, Shivering. Angela Brett
People & Relationships:Advice
PACERPrecursive Athlete Can Enliven Runner Tony McCoy O'Grady
PARK (4)Playing Achieves Recreation, Kids Jan Morgan & Remington Morgan
PAUL AND MORGAN HAMMPhysically Amazing (Unfortunately, Larynges Are Not Desireable) Men, Obviously Rule Gymnastics. Among Nellies, Have A Massive Market Robert Anonymous - Paul and Morgan Hamm are two beautiful gymnasts with voices that rather resemble those of the munchkins in The Wizard of Oz.
Names:Famous people
PICKAXPlease Ignore Craggy Kaves. Awkay, Xplore! Jeff Anonymous, on what could be consdered a good tool for spelunkers.
POLOPony Owners Labour Outdoors Tony McCoy O'Grady
RACE (2)Run And Club Everyone Rico Leffanta
RACE (4)Run A Course Energetically Angela Brett
RAT RACERodents Are The Runners, Apparently Craving Escape. Angela Brett
REACHING YOUR LIMITSRemember, Even A Champion's Human. Invincibility's Not Given You, Only Use Responsible Low-Impact Machines If Training's Starting. Angela Brett
RIDING A BIKEReaching Immense Distances Is Nearly Gleeful, Added Benefit Is Knee Exercise Tony McCoy O'Grady
RINGERRacehorse Is Not Genuine, Event's Rigged Tony McCoy O'Grady (A 'ringer' is a good horse substituted for a bad one, to make a killing from the bookies)
RODEOSRiders Often Dismount End Over 'Saddle' Roger Williams
RUGBYRucks Unite Great Baritone Yodellers Rico Leffanta
RUNRace Until Nighttime Tony McCoy O'Grady
SAFARISome Animals Find Americans Rather Indigestible Rico Leffanta
SCUBASuffocation Can Usually Be Avoided. Angela Brett (SCUBA actually stands for Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus)
Re-expansions of existing acronyms
SCUBA (2)Seawater Can't Usually Be Aspirated Angela Brett
Re-expansions of existing acronyms
SHOTPUTShe Hops On Toes Pushing Ultimate Throes Rico Leffanta
SKIPPERSSkilful Keen Individuals Perpetually Prefer Embarking Reachable Sights Jan Morgan
People & Relationships:The Workforce:Occupations
SOCCERSport Of Clever Children Exercising Robustly Tony McCoy O'Grady
SOCCER (2)Soiled Our Clothes Chasing Errant Roundthing Patricia Rix
SOFTBALLSliding Overmuch For The Base Always Leaves Lumps Patricia Rix
SOFTBALL (2)'Sport' Of Faintly Talented Boys Americans Love Lots. Tony McCoy O'Grady
SPECIAL OLYMPICSStupid People Enter Competition In Athletic Level. Only Lost Your Mind, Physically In Champion Shape. Angela Brett (anyone offended by 'stupid' may call me spastic.)
SPORTSome 'Players' Only Require Television Angela Brett
Entertainment:TV shows
SPORT (3)Sometimes Played On Rough Terrain Tony McCoy O'Grady
SPORTSSome People Organising Regular Training Sessions Tony McCoy O'Grady
SPORTS FANSerious! Proud! Owes!$ Reads! Taunts! Sane? Faithful Always! Neveryield! Charles H. Montgomery, Jr.
SPORTS FAN (2)Scientist Pursuing Observable Relationships: Time Stars Future Anno Numbers! Charles H. Montgomery, Jr.
SPORTS MEDICINESwallow Painkillers, Out Running Tomorrow. Sore Muscles Every Day Indicates Competitor Is Near Excellence. Angela Brett (if you disagree, see SPORTS MEDICINE (2))
SPRINTSome People Run In No Time Rico Leffanta
STAIR WALKINGSteep Track Ascends Inside. Residents Will Ascend Lifting Knees If Not Geriatric Tony McCoy O'Grady
STAMINAStrength Takes A Massively Important Natural Addition Tony Moore
1ST PLACESomebody That's Perfect Loves A Competitive Event Angela Brett
SURFERSSharks Underwater Resurface For Entrees Riding Swells Rico Leffanta
SWEAT (2)Salty Wetness Exuded After Training Tony McCoy O'Grady
SWIMMINGSome Water Is Missing - Maybe In Novice's Gullet Angela Brett
SWIMMING (2)Splashing Women Incite Manhunting Mermaids Investigating Navel Gyrations Rico Leffanta
TRAJECTORYThe Rounded Arc Javelins Exhibit / Career Track Of Redundant Yuppie Tony McCoy O'Grady
People & Relationships
TRACKSTARTo Run Around Circles, Kick Sydney To Australia Repetitiously Rico Leffanta
TON (2)Two Over Ninetyeight Tony McCoy O'Grady
THE OLYMPICSTheir Historic Events, Old Legacy Yields Memories, Plays In Contest Sports Jan Morgan
TENTTrampers Erect Neat Tarpaulin Angela Brett
TELECASTERTelevision's Earliest Linkmen Established "Celebrity" Announcing Sports' Teams Endeavours & Results TMcCO'G
People & Relationships:The Workforce:Occupations
TEAM NAMESTop Echelon Athletes May Need A 'Moniker' Explaining Source Tony McCoy O'Grady - Most team names give a little insight into the origins of the team.
TARGETTaking Aim, Raise Gun, Embrace Trigger Tony McCoy O'Grady (One is always advised to 'squeeeeze' a trigger slowly, rather like embracing a partner, and not jerk it!)
TALLY HOToward Any Lethal Limb Your Horse Opts Rico Leffanta
Assorted Phrases
TAKACHSINTrailblazing Adolescent Kindles Abilities Choosing His Skills, Informs Novices Jan Morgan - Delaware Indian Language means leader - and is a leadership training camp
TABLE TENNISTake Any Ball, Lob Everywhere, Then Enjoy Nefarious Negotiations In Sequence Rico Leffanta
ULMERUnfortunately Lost Medal Ending Race Angela Brett, when Sarah Ulmer just missed out on a bronze medal in an Olympic cycling race, despite being ahead for most of it.
Names:Famous people
VOLLEYBALLVirgins, Or Leaping Lasses, Exercise Yielding Balls At Layman Level Rico Leffanta
VYINGValiant Youths In National Games Tony McCoy O'Grady
WALKING SHOESWhere Amazingly Long Kilometers, Is Noticeably Going Slim, Has One Eliminating Sizes Jan Morgan -- walking hopefully accomplishes loss of weight
Household Objects:Clothing
WALKING SHOES (2)Wants Amazingly Lean Kilograms, Is Noticeably Getting Slim, Has One Eliminating Sizes Jan Morgan -- walking hopefully accomplishes loss of weight
Household Objects:Clothing
WORKOUTWeightlifting Or Running Keeps One Utterly Trim Tony McCalorie O'Grady
People & Relationships:Beauty & Hygiene
WRESTLINGWhere Race Equals Strength, Try Letting In Natural Guile Rico Leffanta
TRIATHLONTry Running In Australia; The Heat Leaves Organs Numb Rico Leffanta