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 he kept his sexuality a secret from nearly everyone in his life.
It has been 25 years since Michael Watson fought Chris Eubank at White Hart Lane. The injuries Watson suffered that night changed him forever, but, a quarter of a century on, the extent of his recovery continues to defy expectations.
In 1894, a 24-year-old woman embarked on an around-the-world bicycle ride that captured international attention and defied gender expectations.
Inspired by a historical mystery that stretches back to the 17th century, Olly Hicks and George Bullard set out to paddle the 1,200 miles from Greenland to Scotland unaided. If they made it, they'd be the first men on record to do so.
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.
Wade Davis II and others speak to the reasons why so many female pro athletes have made that leap, and why no male athletes have followed.
I don't regret growing up as an athlete. But not everything about sports is healthy, and for me, as a transgender woman, the locker room was toxic.
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.
After coming in a dismal 10th last season, it looks like Antonio Conte's side are firmly back on the up.
Our writer watched the men's soccer gold medal match in a neighborhood in Rio, where three older women talked to him about Brazilian pride, love, and life.
Answering the age-old question of which is more impressive: superhuman speed, or superhuman Rubik's Cubing
"If there's a drug test 95 percent of them won't be able to compete."
In his pomp, Ronaldo was a striker sent from heaven. His career took a steep downward trajectory, however, and he bowed out of football as a mortal much like the rest of us.
It's a cruel and tragic twist of fate, but the guy will have plenty of time to find tighter-fitting shorts before the next Summer Olympics.
Olympic organizers claimed that they wanted to share Rio's sporting culture with the world. They've changed their mind now that they realized that jeering is part of that culture.
We asked die-hard football fans about the people they've come to know after years spent in the same seats on their stadium grounds.
How is badminton more dangerous than the luge?
The Dime Glory Challenge is the stupidest and most fantastic contest in skateboard history.
With the hyperbolic megatransfer of Paul Pogba, I hate Manchester United again. It's brilliant.
Yuri van Gelder is a marvel of humanity, but also, Yuri van Gelder is me and Yuri van Gelder is you.
I'd like to see society, and the people who pay their wages, expecting more of them, even if they are really good at chasing after a ball.
Hours before the Olympics officially started in Rio de Janeiro, protesters gathered to denounce the Games as a tool of the oligarchy.
Billions of reais in security doesn't buy you a whole lot of safety if nobody bothers to look inside your bag.