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Made-up games: Cardboard forts and Pilates ball goals

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Taco Bakker, Michael Gorwitz, Celeste Arias and Adam Raymond play Circle Rules Football in Brooklyn's Prospect Park. (Photo courtesy of Ashley Fischer)


Matt Gehring, Michael Gorwitz, and Celeste Arias play Circle Rules Football in Brooklyn, N.Y. (Photo courtesy of Ashley Fischer)

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Bored with baseball? Haven't played soccer since you were 6? Try tearing down a cardboard fortress or chucking a Pilates ball for points, like 20-40-somethings throughout the country who are inventing and playing their own new sports.