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Bails
   are used in   
Cricket
One of the two smaller sticks placed on top of the three stumps to form a wicket.
Balance Beams
   are used in   
Gymnastics
Ball Gauges
   are used in   
Cricket
Used by the umpires in cricket to check whether the size of a cricket ball meets the standard measurements.
Bats
   are used in   
Baseball
Bats
   are used in   
Cricket
A cricket bat is usually made of wood from the willow tree.
Bats
   are used in   
Softball
Bats
   are used in   
Table Tennis
Also called a racket or paddle.
Bolts
   are used in   
Climbing
A permanent anchor fixed into a hole drilled in the rock.
Bouldering Mats
   are used in   
Climbing
Cams
   are used in   
Climbing
Or "spring-loaded camming devices" if you want to be picky.
Carabiners
   are used in   
Canyoning
Commonly used to attach a rope to a fixed anchor.
Carabiners
   are used in   
Caving
Commonly used to attach a rope to a fixed anchor.
Carabiners
   are used in   
Climbing
Commonly used to attach a rope to a fixed anchor.
Carabiners
   are used in   
Sailing
Commonly used to attach a rope to a fixed anchor.
Chain Sets
   are used in   
American Football
Cleats
   are used in   
American Football
Cleats
   are used in   
Baseball
Crampons
   are used in   
Climbing
A framework of spikes that are attached to boots to provide traction on snow and ice.
Cues
   are used in   
Snooker
The wooden stick, which is used to strike the cue ball.
Discus
   are used in   
Track & Field
Down Boxes
   are used in   
American Football
Extensions
   are used in   
Snooker
A shorter stick that fits over the back end of the cue, effectively lengthening the cue. Used to facilitate shots where the cue ball is a long distance from the player.
Gap Wedges
   are used in   
Golf
Goalposts
   are used in   
American Football
Grigris
   are used in   
Climbing
A hand-sized belay device designed to help secure rock-climbing or rope-acrobatic activities.
Hammers
   are used in   
Track & Field
Helmets
   are used in   
American Football
Helmets
   are used in   
Baseball
Helmets
   are used in   
Canyoning
Helmets
   are used in   
Caving
Helmets
   are used in   
Climbing
Helmets
   are used in   
Cricket
Tell Ponting to buy one with a better grille.
Helmets
   are used in   
Ice Hockey
Helmets
   are used in   
Softball
Hook Rests
   are used in   
Snooker
Identical to the normal rest, yet with a hooked metal end.
Horizontal Bars
   are used in   
Gymnastics
Hurdles
   are used in   
Track & Field
Jumars
   are used in   
Climbing
A mechanical device for ascending on a rope.
Lob Wedges
   are used in   
Golf
Masks
   are used in   
American Football
Facemask
Masks
   are used in   
Baseball
Catcher's Mask
Masks
   are used in   
Field Hockey
Goalie Mask
Masks
   are used in   
Ice Hockey
Goalie Mask
Nuts
   are used in   
Climbing
A metal wedge threaded on a wire, used for protection by wedging it into a crack in the rock.
Paddles
   are used in   
Table Tennis
Also called a racket or bat.
Parallel Bars
   are used in   
Gymnastics
Pitons
   are used in   
Climbing
A steel spike that is driven into a crack or seam in the rock with a hammer.
Pommel Horses
   are used in   
Gymnastics
Pucks
   are used in   
Ice Hockey
A vulcanized, hard rubber disk, frozen a few hours before the game to prevent bouncing.
Quickdraws
   are used in   
Climbing
Used by rock climbers to attach rope to bolt anchors or chocks.
Rackets
   are used in   
Lawn Tennis
Rackets
   are used in   
Racketball
Rackets
   are used in   
Squash
Rackets
   are used in   
Table Tennis
Relay Batons
   are used in   
Track & Field
Rest
   are used in   
Snooker
A stick with an X-shaped head that is used to support the cue when the player's arm is too short.
Sand Wedges
   are used in   
Golf
Shot
   are used in   
Track & Field
Spiders
   are used in   
Snooker
Similar to the rest but has an arch-shaped head; it is used to elevate (and support) the tip of the cue above the height of the cue ball.
Spikes
   are used in   
American Football
Spikes
   are used in   
Golf
Spikes
   are used in   
Track & Field
Starting Blocks
   are used in   
Track & Field
Sticks
   are used in   
Field Hockey
Sticks
   are used in   
Ice Hockey
Still Rings
   are used in   
Gymnastics
Straps
   are used in   
Power Lifting
Stump Gauges
   are used in   
Cricket
Used to determine the correct position for the three stumps used to form the wicket.
Stumps
   are used in   
Cricket
Three vertical posts supporting the bails to form a wicket at each end of the pitch.
Swans
   are used in   
Snooker
Rarely used - the swan has an single extended neck with a fork-like prong at the end to give extra distance over larger obstructions.
Tees
   are used in   
Golf
Triangles
   are used in   
Snooker
The piece of equipment used for gathering the balls into the formation required by the game being played. Also known as a rack.
Uneven Bars
   are used in   
Gymnastics
Vaulting Poles
   are used in   
Track & Field
Vaults
   are used in   
Gymnastics


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