Parkour gets animated every which way, from Minecraft to stop motion to flipbook

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Buoyed by the popularity of American Ninja Warrior and various other stunting and obstacle racing shows (e.g. Wipeout, Bullseye, Spartan), parkour continues to grow […]

By | April 30th, 2017|

Top Ten Fan Cards — May 6, 2017

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This week’s Top Ten Fan Cards chart sees a baseball card holding down the top spot. The card tally by sport has baseball with […]

By | April 30th, 2017|

Five fastest players in rugby history featuring Carlin Isles, Tonderai Chavhanga and Bryan Habana

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Over the years, rugby has seen its fair share of speed demons, but here we take a look at the five fleetest-of-foot players of […]

By | April 29th, 2017|

For four weeks, four women give roller derby a whirl with LA Derby Dolls

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BuzzFeedYellow, now known as Boldly, invited four women to give banked-track roller derby a try for one month under the tutelage of the LA […]

By | April 29th, 2017|

Fail Friday Follies: Top 100 cringe-worthy amateur soccer snafus (keep your eye on the ball)

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Motivated by dreams of becoming the next Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo, tens of thousands of kids have at one time or another kicked […]

By | April 28th, 2017|

Top ten high-flying monsters of men’s volleyball starring Bartosz Kurek, Ilia Vlasov and Taylor Sander

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Most athletically-gifted men who possess serious hops will gravitate toward basketball as their sport of choice, but there are plenty of world-class leapers that […]

By | April 27th, 2017|

La La Land: Meet the skater, BMXer and freerunner featured in “Another Day of Sun”

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Among the six Academy awards won by the musical La La Land was one for Best Cinematography, and perhaps no scene exemplifies the film’s […]

By | April 27th, 2017|

Lessons in sport: Remember when Muhammad Ali and George Foreman duked it out in Zaire?

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How good are you at deciphering visual sports puzzles? Instagram user @lessonsinsport has rendered another batch of stark graphics that hint at legendary sports […]

By | April 27th, 2017|

Retro 50 Series custom hockey cards

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Retro 50 series is one of several premium custom hockey card designs that can be unlocked within Starr Cards award-winning Hockey Card Maker for […]

By | April 27th, 2017|

Baseball explored as performance art on Japan’s insanely-creative ‘Masquerade’ talent show

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When it comes to creative game shows, one would be hard pressed to find any nation that can compete with Japan’s myriad offerings. Case […]

By | April 26th, 2017|

Kante Facts: Ten things you didn’t know about Chelsea star N’Golo Kante

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Other than the fact that he once played on the same FIFA 17 team as famed gamer KSI, how much do you really know […]

By | April 25th, 2017|

Americans go Down Under to learn what’s inside a Kookaburra cricket ball

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A few years ago, Lincoln, then a second-grader, and his father, Dan Markham, ordered a cricket ball from Amazon to cut in half for […]

By | April 25th, 2017|

Ten-meter tower terror: Watch regular folk confront platform-diving fear

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Heights and drowning are two of the top four fears listed by Americans (sandwiched between public speaking and bugs/snakes/animals), so it’s little wonder that […]

By | April 25th, 2017|

Ty Cobb headlines Detroit Tigers all-time roster by Wins Above Replacement

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Ty Cobb, along with Babe Ruth and Willie Mays, is universally regarded as one of the best baseball players to ever take the field. […]

By | April 24th, 2017|

Taiji bailong ball (aka taiji rouliqiu) is a hypnotic mashup of tai chi and badminton

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New sports occasionally appear that represent the mashup of previously existing sports (e.g. footgolf), but few have the manifold pedigree of China’s taiji bailong […]

By | April 23rd, 2017|

Check out Wrigley Field for the 1938 Cardinal-Cubs home opener

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In 2015, a 16-millimeter film was uploaded to YouTube featuring black and white footage of the Chicago Cubs 1938 home opener versus the St. […]

By | April 23rd, 2017|

Top Ten Fan Cards — April 29, 2017

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This week’s Top Ten Fan Cards chart sees a baseball card taking over the top spot. The card tally by sport has baseball with […]

By | April 23rd, 2017|

Hot dam(n)! World’s highest basketball shot travels nearly 600 feet

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Full-court basketball shots are made only once in a blue moon, so making one from more than twelve times that distance should be near […]

By | April 22nd, 2017|