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Watch People Race Down a Hill After Cheese

Atlas Obscura | Posted 08.18.2016 | Travel
Atlas Obscura

By Jack Goodman, originally published in Atlas Obscura. During the Olympics, events appear up on our screens that never normally receive much airtim...

Passing On My Knowledge Through The Homeless World Cup

Homeless World Cup | Posted 07.05.2016 | Sports
Homeless World Cup

Football is extremely important to me. It has shaped who I am today, given me mental and physical discipline and has contributed to my strength as a person. For this reason, I am extremely proud to be an ambassador for the Homeless World Cup.

The Homeless World Cup: Aiming Towards A Brighter Future

Homeless World Cup | Posted 07.01.2016 | Sports
Homeless World Cup

2016 marks the 14th year of the Homeless World Cup. From an idea that was formed in 2001 to a tournament that now has 64 teams involved, the Homeless World Cup has come an incredibly long way.

Soccer's 'Low' Popularity In The USA And Canada - This Is Why...

William Lees | Posted 06.20.2016 | Sports
William Lees

What a year to be a sports fan. You have the staple leagues providing an amazing showing as they do every year, the NFL, NHL, NBA and so on, but this year is especially appealing if you are a footy fan.

When It Comes to Exercise, It All Starts From the Ground Up!

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 05.19.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

Spring is on its way so, regardless of what sporting or exercise activity you participate in, if you want to be successful and get the most out of your performance, start from the bottom up. Yes, feet first!

Man Tries To Sneak An Absurd Amount Of Beer Into Stadium

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 02.13.2015 | Sports

The first rule of drinking is "know your limits."

The Emotional Power of Sport to Connect

Alex Stewart | Posted 08.16.2014 | Home
Alex Stewart

Sport provides a syntax of connection between people who can otherwise find such connection hard. Michael Tierney has written a beautiful and lyrical memoir, The First Game With My Father, about this transformative power of sport.

Sport to Street: Workout Clothes You Can Wear Anywhere

The Active Times | Posted 08.04.2014 | Style
The Active Times

It's every fit girl's dilemma: without having to orchestrate an entire outfit change, how can I dress gym-ready but still look sophisticated enough fo...

Protest and Human Rights Shape Debate on Awarding of Mega Events

James Dorsey | Posted 07.17.2014 | World
James Dorsey

Mass protests against Brazil's hosting of the World Cup, Turkey's loss of opportunities to host sports events and controversy over 2022 World Cup host...

7 Sexy Reasons You Should Be Watching Polo This Summer

JustLuxe | Posted 07.09.2014 | Sports

(Photo Courtesy of Nic Roldan) By Mila Pantovich We love the excitement of a good polo match, but having a dashing gentleman riding the horse just t...

Social Media for Football Writers

Alex Stewart | Posted 04.01.2014 | Sports
Alex Stewart

The recent explosion in football writing appears to have been fueled in no small part by the acceleration in use and availability of social media, both as a platform for debate and as a means of dissemination.

The Other Olympics Success Story

Max Wind-Cowie | Posted 04.14.2013 | Business
Max Wind-Cowie

The Olympics and Paralympics are now (almost) universally viewed as having been an unqualified success.

Olympic Sports That Ought to Be

Tony Phillips | Posted 10.02.2012 | Comedy
Tony Phillips

I've long believed that if the Olympics ever return to America's shores we should include horseshoes, monster truck racing and the 100-meter mosey and what's good for the colonist is good for the colonizer. So where are the English sports?

Forced to Wear a Skirt?

Elizabeth Plank | Posted 03.19.2012 | UK
Elizabeth Plank

With the London 2012 Olympics rapidly approaching, I am eagerly awaiting the inauguration of female boxing as an official discipline. Despite this being a long overdue development, as a beginner to the sport, I am thrilled to see female boxers finally gracing the ring at the most important sporting event of the year. In preparation, the Amateur International Boxing Association (AIBA) met yesterday to discuss the games and draw up recommendations, including suitable dress requirements. One of the items up for discussion was whether female boxers should have to wear skirts.

Would You Miss Your Son's Wedding For A Soccer Game? | Posted 01.09.2012 | Weddings

Fabio Capello has his best player banned for three games at Euro 2012, his captain at the centre of racist abuse allegations and his team facing the w...

PHOTOS: The Legacy Of Gareth Thomas And Other Openly Gay Sports Figures

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Gareth Thomas, the Welsh rugby player who became the world's first openly gay professional male athlete in a team sport after coming out in 2009, stun...

PHOTOS: LeBron Attends Liverpool-Man U Match

Posted 12.15.2011 | Sports

With NBA Commissioner David Stern already canceling the first two weeks of the 2011-12 NBA season, the league's players are going to have some free ti...

Armenia Player Scores Embarrassing Own Goal

Posted 12.12.2011 | Sports

After famously having its hopes of qualification for the 2010 World Cup dashed by a goal scored by way of a Thierry Henry handball, the Irish Men's Na...

Nicki Gostin

Who Is Elizabeth Hurley's New Fiance? | Nicki Gostin | Posted 12.04.2011 | Celebrity

Elizabeth Hurley has just joyfully announced her engagement -- via Twitter, no less -- to retired Australian cricketing legend Shane Warne. While ...

Unconscious Striker Dropped From Stretcher

Posted 11.27.2011 | Sports

A scary moment occurred in the 40th minute of Olhanense's 2-1 victory on Sunday in Portugal when Uniao Leiria defender Edson accidentally kneed 19-yea...

Soccer Player Scores Header From His Own Half

Posted 11.26.2011 | Sports

Forgive the awful pun, but talk about using your head. During a Norwegian league match between Odd Grenland and Tromso IL on Sunday, Jone Samuelse...

WATCH: David Beckham Goes Undercover At Target

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 11.17.2011 | Sports

Rumors have been kicking up in recent weeks about soccer icon David Beckham's next employer after he finishes his contract with the LA Galaxy in the M...

Rugby Star Married To Royalty Allegedly Gets Frisky During Dwarf-Throwing Contest

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

An English Rugby star has found himself at the center of media attention, but not because of his marriage to Queen Elizabeth II's granddaughter Zara P...

EPIC FAIL: Goalkeeper Allows Embarrassing Goal

Posted 11.14.2011 | Sports

Here's the latest addition to what's fast becoming a vast library of "Soccer Fails." Today we present Artem Gomelko, goalkeeper for FC Torpedo Zhodino...

Amazing Goal Shot From Midfield

Posted 11.14.2011 | Sports

In soccer, there are goals and there are GOOOAAAAAAAAALs. As you will see, this falls firmly in the second category. During a match against the...