Synonyms to give a whirl

tackle, accept, accouterments, amateur athlete, apparatus, appliances, appointments, approach, appurtenances, archer, armament, assume, athlete, attack, attempt, attend to, back band, backstrap, bag and baggage, baggage, ballplayer, baseballer, baseman, batter, battery, bearing rein, bellyband, bit, blinders, blinds, block, blocking back, bowman, breeching, bridle, buckle to, caparison, carry on, cat, catcher, cavesson, center, checkrein, cheekpiece, chinband, cinch, clobber, coach, collar, competitor, conduct, confront, consume, conveniences, cordage, cording, crab, crane, crank, crank in, cricketer, crownband, crupper, curb, deck tackle, defensive lineman, demolish, derrick, destroy, devour, differential tackle, dive into, do, draw in, draw taut, duffel, dunnage, embark in, embark upon, employ, end, endeavor, engage in, enter on, enter upon, equipage, equipment, erector, exercise, face, face up to, facilities, facility, fall, fall into, fall to, fall upon, fittings, fixtures, follow, footballer, forklift, furnishings, furniture, gag swivel, games-player, gamester, gantry crane, gear, get busy, get cracking, get goin