We are a long way from Pumping Iron.
Part of the magic of football is that the route to the top is a magnificently inexact science. Dimitri Payet is now firmly established as one of Europe's most gifted players, but his rise to international success was neither simple nor fast.
Lauren Lubin became the first non-binary athlete to compete in the New York City Marathon this weekend. They hope for a future where professional sports are organized in ways that don't rely on sex.
It's the story of how two 30-something year-old Kiwis discovered skating and started a really nice gang.
Unlike other sports, where roles are so thoroughly defined by generations of predecessors and established norms, esports coaching is still a blank slate.
Periods are still considered a major taboo for women in sport and are rarely discussed in wider society. We spoke to Kiran Gandhi, who chose to "freebleed" while running last year's London Marathon.
It was impossible to see Rieder at work and not feel the immense desire to skate yourself.
Skateboarding lost a good one on Wednesday.
Photographer Francisco Poyato Pastor visited Arnold Schwarzenegger's sports festival in Barcelona.
Does Brian Anderson's announcement mean we're going to see a new wheel company based on Tom of Finland graphics? Or a board company with bara and yaoi graphics challenging Hook-Ups?
On this episode of VICE's Autobiographies series, we sit down with the rider from Jamaica, Queens, who captured Dave Mirra's attention and took the BMX world by storm.
From hippie havens like Burning Man, to deep-house pumping nightclubs in Brooklyn, downward dogs have opened up a whole new era of the dancefloor.
The skateboarding community worships Brian Anderson as a god, but for many years kept his sexuality a secret from nearly everyone in his life.
Previewing the World Cup of Hockey, breaking down each of the eight teams in the tournament.
My teammates and I lived on fast food, spent hours playing football and never studied. It sounds like every boy's dream but it was the hardest thing I've ever done.
"If there's a drug test 95 percent of them won't be able to compete."
We caught up with the longtime pro to talk about why race plays no part in skateboarding and how he's stayed so happy for so long.
When it comes to leveling the playing field between gay and straight wrestlers and their characters, there's a lot to grapple with.
Dogtown and Zephyr may have sparked the skate scene in Venice Beach, but it was the unruly Venice locals, headed by Jesse Martinez, who doused it in gasoline to see how high the flames would go.
Last weekend, Malmö hosted the final of the Vans Pro Skate Park Series. We hung out at the final to take some pictures.
Yuri van Gelder is a marvel of humanity, but also, Yuri van Gelder is me and Yuri van Gelder is you.
Australia just defeated the US to become the world's best Quidditch team. What?
People from all backgrounds, races, religions and social classes got together in Lisbon's taverns to see their team win.