Thursday, January 1, 2015

Fact of the Day: Rose Bowl

One of the most famous college football bowl games is the Rose Bowl, which also happens to be the oldest as well. The first Rose Bowl was played in 1902, however the 2nd game did not occur until 1916. During those years, it was replaced mostly by chariot races. 

21 comments:

  1. Happy New Year, Adam! Chariot races... that makes perfect sense.

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  2. Goodness.
    Nice rose.
    Happy New Year.

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  3. Oh...you Americans and your chariot races...:D

    PS OMG! That's so good that you don't do spoilers for Daisy! I wonder what she'll think of the Red Wedding....eeeeek!

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  4. I believe my university has been to the Rose Bowl twice. Go Team!

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  5. lol wow, never knew chariot races were still a thing in the 1900s

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  6. Chariot races? Hey, they should bring those back! Happy New Year!

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  7. Oh very nice fact dear
    Happy New Year 2015
    xx

    www.sakuranko.com

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  8. Heck yeah, bring back the chariot races.

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  9. Wishing you a happy new year!

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  10. So the precursor of Nascar, was Chascar??! Ha ha ha.

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  11. Hi Adam, enjoying your blog the whole year. Continue in 2015. Happy New Year.

    Greetings,
    Filip

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  12. Looking forward to many more interesting and informative post in 2015. Wishing you and Daisy a great year.

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  13. Chariot races !! Very nice ! :)

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  14. happy holidays adam :)) lovely blog !

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