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New Zealand's Elite Mini Golf Scene Is At War With Itself

“I’ll wrap my putter around your head,” one top-flight mini golfer allegedly told another.
James Borrowdale
1.24.19
Tennis

The Cult of Andy Murray

Andy Murray carried the weight of British expectation for more than a decade, without ever really capturing the people's hearts. But he didn't seem to care – and that makes him prime cult material.
David Whelan
1.12.19
Drugs

Inside the Rehab Swapping Drug Addiction for Extreme Exercise

If you believe that you'll always be an addict, is your best option to swap one dependancy for another?
Yasmin Noone
12.18.18
Khaane Mein Kya Hai

7 Secrets of an Indian Competitive Eating Champ

Sanket Sankpal, who has been wolfing down a crapload of food for his YouTube channel, lets us in on the method behind the madness.
Dhvani Solani
11.20.18
Football

The Incredible Story of the Greatest Footballer to Never Play Football

For 20 years, Carlos "Kaiser" Henrique was signed to some of the best football teams in the world without ever actually playing for any of them.
Hydall Codeen
11.9.18
Australia Today

NRL Fans are Shown Three Times as Many Alcohol Ads as AFL Fans

There are concerns over the link between alcohol advertising and abuse.
Gavin Butler
10.10.18
Sport

How the AFL Tried, Failed, and Keeps Trying To Break Into the US

With just under 2000 registered players and 42 clubs, Australian Rules has taken a foothold in America without fans or money.
Sam Nichols
10.9.18
Photography

This Tiny Village Hosted Serbia's 'First Longboard Festival'

Young people have long deserted Popšica, until last month, when the town welcomed skaters from across the country.
Ivan Dinić
8.11.18
Lance Armstrong

Lance Armstrong Wants You to Forgive and Forget. Again.

Five years after his Oprah confession, Armstrong is proving, one podcast at a time, that we'll forgive anyone.
Tom Owen
7.26.18
Sport

An Ex-Pro Soccer Player Explains How Easy It Is to Dope

"I was only tested once throughout my entire career, while some players I knew were never tested at all."
Ferdinand Dyck
7.8.18
Sport

All the Weird Stuff to Watch Out for This World Cup

Let's play World Cup bingo.
Clive Martin
6.14.18
skating

The World’s Biggest Concrete Skatepark Is on the Fourth Floor of a Chinese Office Building

The country is keen to get a skate team in the Olympics. We went along to see what "keen" means in China.
Max Olijnyk
5.11.18
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