Elite surfers undergo surprisingly vigorous physical demands, according to a New Zealand study.
Time appears to slows down as a person prepares to make a physical action due to changes in the way the brain processes visual information.
When faced with his own retirement six years ago, Irish Olympic rower and World Championship gold medalist Gearoid Towey, found there was not support network to help make the [...]
Although many Irish athletes will consider retiring after the London games, there is no unified network of support out there for them, according to Gearoid Towey, Irish [...]
If I make a mistake millions of people will know. Television and newspapers worldwide will publicize my error. Social media in every language will propose vile punishment.
Other countries might be envious of China’s athletes, but perhaps the number of sacrifices they made to earn the gold medals may not be worth those singular moments of glory.
World-leading sports psychology will give Canadian Olympians a leg up.
Student athletes feeling overwhelmed by the financial burdens of attending college can rest assured that NCAA President Mark Emmert is aware of the situation, and is looking [...]
European scientists studied a group of athletes who did not eat before training.
Barefoot training has become a new trend in the fitness world.