athletics

Canadian student athletes are getting creative at home to keep up their training, even as future seasons are uncertain.
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Olympic figure skaters have undergone a total fashion evolution since its inception in 1924
Larry Nassar has been sentenced to 40 to 175 years for sex crimes against female athletes, guaranteeing that he’ll spend the rest of his life behind bars.
"Battle of The Sexes," which hits theaters on Friday, recounts the match between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs in 1973. King defeated Riggs, but that wasn't the only time a woman won over a man in sports.
At this point in the story, Ehrmann was about to speak to a football clinic filled with about two hundred high school coaches
There's been a lot of talk over the past few days about the 'legacy' of these athletes, of the social progress which comes from events like these and of the lessons they teach us all. It would be nice to think that their legacy is global and profound, that it challenges perspectives, shifts attitudes and redresses relationships.
A second obstacle for athletes is the improvement in the competition. Every year, the talent in professional athletics is
Sorry to be blunt, but this needs to be said.
I believe the healthiest - physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually - way to view sport is this: Winning isn't everything
As the school year begins, and in celebration of this Women's Equality Day on Aug. 26, we can work here at home to reduce the pervasive sexism and inequity that females face.
Sport has always been a part of Jamal Khalil Atkins' life. The second son of Albert William Atkins and Jeannette Sykes Atkins, Jamal's parents incorporated a philosophy of life that exalted and combined a high respect of body, will and mind.
There are many sports (gymnastics, figure skating, dance, distance running, cycling) in which low body weight is encouraged
Despite continued efforts, the practice of doping persists and seems to be so entrenched in professional sports that no doping sanctions, however harsh, will be able to eradicate it.
The Lake Placid Push Track After doing well on the lifts I was excited to try pushing the sled for the first time. How hard
Sportsmanship entails many areas of growth in child and teen development: Children identify with a calm attitude that takes
The sexual assault case involving Stanford swimmer Brock Turner, along with the light six-month sentence he received, has brought the problem of sexual assault on college campuses -- especially those involving college athletes -- back into the national spotlight.
"The athletic community is ready for a cultural shift as many of us know or love someone who identifies as LGBT."
If Kenya were to be banned from Rio 2016, the overall inclusiveness of the Olympics and the global equality of sporting opportunities would be seriously questioned.
I'm blown away when I see "adults" online talking smack to children. Yes, children. Some adults simply should NOT be allowed
After I made the decision to pursue a hobby that had always scared me, I experienced a huge life shift. I went on to be a success coach for clients that include professional athletes. My time with them has reminded me so much of the life lessons I've taken off the green with me.