Define "sports-type" games and I probably will be able to answer your question more accurately..
The Athletic school is full of athletes, but the sports school is teaching people to be athletes.
Sports Medicine is a broader field that includes athletic trainers as well as sports medicine doctors and specialists. An athletic trainer works with the athlete as to prevent, manage and treat athletic injuries under the supervision of a sports medicine doctor or specialist.
All sports could be considered games but not all games are sports. Generally, sports have some sort of athletic and physical element.
Defense is a verb that is used when the subject of topic is sports. "It is difficult to defense athletic quarterbacks"
A person is athletic. So that is an adjective of the word person. For example: She plays soccer and is very athletic. Athletics is a noun and means sports in general. For example: Our school athletics are soccer, tennis and baseball.
Interscholastic sports is defined as athletic competition between multiple academic institutions (or schools).
An athletic contest of ten sports is a decathlon and a contest of three sports is a triathlon
A decathlon is an athletic contest consisting of 10 sports.
There really is no difference except the number and whats playin.
sports are a variaty of athletic events
I do track and field