If the clichés that permeate sports broadcasts and locker room speeches are to be believed, sports participation teaches children the value of hard work, builds character, and develops future leaders.
Parents want to simultaneously support and push their kids. But when it comes to sports, this mentality can backfire in subtle ways.
In a $5 billion industry, there’s no longer a level playing field.
Duncan Alldridge explores men’s inherent need for play as part of healthy masculinity.
Watch this kid reincarnate Michael Jackson at a school talent show.
Jason Bourne has nothing on this kid, who shows us what Parkour is all about.
What do you do if physical constraints limit what you’re passionate about? Aaron Tang suggests an answer.
Many people agree that dancing is athletic and requires skill but they say it is not a sport—these competitive dancing kids would disagree.
Sean Melia on why you should check out these wow-worthy athletes.
For six weeks, football players endured summer conditioning, and a part of that conditioning regimen was intellectual.
I studied my amorphous twenty-five year-old self and said, “Enough is enough.”
Haze (v): (1) Drive in a specific direction while on horseback; (2) Force to perform strenuous, humiliating, or dangerous tasks
There’s a reason ‘student’ comes first in ‘student-athlete.’
“There are boys who are NOT high-energy, not into wrestling or sports, and not into screaming. And they are not ‘acting like girls’.”
This is a comment by wellokaythen on the post “Let’s Stop Faulting Boys and Start Channeling Their Energy”.