For a huge number of Australian and New Zealand LGBT athletes, coming out to their teams isn't an option.
Palestinians in Lebanon are largely excluded from the political and cultural sphere, but for 11-year-old Omar football has helped to build bridges.
We went there to watch a football game between one of Tepito's best known teams and Las Gardenias, a team made up by trans people who live in the barrio.
Vance Garrett and Francisco Liuzzi of Velvet Gloves Gentleman's Boxing are fighting to bring full-contact sports and the LGBT community closer together.
We talked to the director of a new documentary about "Doglegs" – a group of people with varying disabilities in Japan who like to beat the shit out of each other in the ring.
Photographer Jen Davis goes behind the scenes at the 2015 Ms. International competition.
There was a loud crack, then the room fell silent. I tried to pull my arm back into my lap, but it was moving in ways an arm is not supposed to move.
Earlier this month the government in Victoria, Australia, lifted its ban on mixed-martial-arts cage fighting. We went along to see what all the fuss was about.
Which sounds hard, but he's already done the Atlantic.
On the verge of retirement, Swedish Egil Ellis, the greatest sprint musher of all time, takes one last stab at the World Championships.
In this era of big-budget skate videos, Strobeck's lo-fi contributions are a breath of fresh air.
After Chelsea fans abused a black guy on the Paris Metro, the club needs to face up to the fact that it's been attracting racists from across Britain for years.
The secret duels, conducted by a small number of university fraternities in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, are all that remain of a once widespread practice called Mensur.
For decades, one of basketball's most beloved techniques has been under assault by ardent old-schoolers who want the dunk dead and buried.
"When you come home, it's like you've been to the moon because there's no point in telling anybody. They don't understand."
Alexander Gustafsson VS. Anthony "Rumble" Johnson at the first international UFC on FOX event.
Jack Slack takes a look at the highlights of UFC on Fox 14 in Stockholm.
We asked one of Moto Lady Club's founding members about debunking stereotypes of biker gangs and championing female empowerment in the Gulf.
From Stockholm to San Diego, Alexander Gustafsson has combined his Swedish fighting roots with a distinctly American fighting mentality.
Visit Alexander Gustafsson's home and watch his teammates prepare for Fight Night Stockholm in one of the spiritual centers of MMA.
"Rumble" talks about weight cuts, small portions, and his upcoming fight with Alexander Gustafsson.
Doug Pruden is a consummate performer and holds several world records for his pushup prowess. We walked up and down Edmonton's Whyte street to see how he makes his money.
The Indian tennis star isn't just one of the world's most popular athletes – she's one if its most outspoken.
In the remote town of Thurso, surfers will endure short daylight hours and risk floating chunks of ice for the best cold water waves in Europe.