Ron Clarke, the Australian distance running champion who died last week aged 78, was a colossus of the track in the 1960s. However, his superstardom and phenomenal gift for breaking records was overshadowed by his lack of success at Olympic level. David Saunders reports.
One dad transforms a brutal winter with record snowfall amounts into an amazing experience for neighborhood kids.
Former Yale swimmer Siphiwe Baleka is transforming truck driver wellness one rest stop at a time, and in the process, he’s finding himself.
Will the city of Boston get the 2024 Summer Olympics?
From the Sochi Olympics to the NFL’s epicly bad year to the World Cup to athletes speaking out in the wake of police killings, Mike Kasdan reviews all the biggest stories we covered this year at The Good Men Project Sports
Wai Sallas draws inspiration to repair our damaged nation from his relationship with the hero of Unbroken, sports star and war hero, Louis Zamperini
John Espinosa Nelson is not one to name drop unless it happens to be Louis Zamperini, the subject of the award winning biography “Unbroken.”
Anti-doping investigators say they would rather trade leniency for information on coaches and other athletes involved in doping.
Adam Dyer knows full well what it’s like to be a black guy obsessed with figure skating.
This comment by Anthony Zarat on the post Should Boxing Be a Women’s Sport?
Even though I still feel troubled by our engagement with Sochi, I’m glad we didn’t boycott the Games. If we stand even the faintest chance of Working It Out, we need the whole story.
Sure, those Olympians can race 400 Meters, but can they do it while getting pants on a toddler?
Yesterday, Mark Radcliffe examined the Bode Miller interview through the lens of his friendship with reporter Christin Cooper. Here Michael Amity explores how the interview was a misfire for the “entertainment” at all costs approach.