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Daemon
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Whirlyball

A team sport that combines elements of basketball, jai alai, lacrosse, and bumper cars, whirlyball was first developed in Salt Lake City, Utah, in the early 1960s. Whirlyball players ride in small, crank-steered electric vehicles known as "Whirlybugs" and score points for their team by shooting a Wiffle Ball at the opposing team's target. Further complicating matters is the fact that players are not allowed to touch the ball with their hands and must pass, catch, and shoot using what? More...
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(...) The scoops provided for recreational use are manufactured by Mangum's company, Flo-Tron Enterprises, while many players at the national level prefer to use a Trac Ball scoop due to the lighter weight.

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Whirlyball
A team sport that combines elements of basketball, jai alai, lacrosse, and bumper cars, whirlyball was first developed in Salt Lake City, Utah, in the early 1960s. Whirlyball players ride in small, crank-steered electric vehicles known as "Whirlybugs" and score points for their team by shooting a Wiffle Ball at the opposing team's target.
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Whirlyball
- A game conceived in Salt Lake City during the golden age of 1960s.
- Stan Mangum is the creator that was already a patented inventor who was working to develop the small agile bumper car.
- Whirlyball's popularity and dissemination are largely credited to Kim Mangum, Stan's son.
- He is the founder of Flo-Tron Enterprises, an organization that distributes franchise rights and equipment for Whirlyball.
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