Unforgettable Sneaker Controversies

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Controversies in the running shoes and sneakers world are nothing new. Every major shoe company has, at least, faced some sort of backlash over the years for several issues, including (but not limited to): ill-conceived design, disastrous branding, and a complete historical oversight. But as one would say, bad publicity is still … Read more

What is Parkour?

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When watching action movies, have you ever seen an exciting chase scene where the character leaped over obstacles easily? While those kinds of scenes, such as leaping over obstacles and buildings, in movies are staged, there are actually people who can do those things in real life. Yes, and it is called … Read more

Zorbing: What Is It and How Is It Played?

a zorb ball rolling down the hill

There are many popular sports around the world, such as basketball, baseball, boxing, and more. However, there are also those that are quite strange and new to our vocabulary. One of those is zorbing. The sport is also called globe-riding, orbing, or sphereing. It is a kind of recreation or sport of … Read more

Bossaball: A Unique and Exciting Sport

a game of bossaball

Bossaball is a unique acrobatic, and energetic game. It is a mix of sport, music, and lots of fun. The game incorporates the elements of football, gymnastics, and volleyball. It is played on a specially designed platform that is inflatable and has a trampoline in the middle. Bossaball can be played without … Read more

The History of Cricket Bat

batsmen

Cricket is one of the most popular sports in the world. It has a huge fan following and extreme rivals that come face to face almost every year. As opposed to what many people think, cricket is more like an art. You need to exercise not only your physical abilities but mental … Read more

The Success Story of Nike

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It’s impossible that no one has heard of or read about Nike, the most dominant sportswear company today. Although Nike has expanded its merchandise that includes sports equipment, streetwear fashion, and collectibles, it’s the sneakers (such as running shoes) that will always be sought after by its millions of customers and loyal … Read more

The History of Reebok

Reebok store facade

Reebok, a footwear and sportswear brand, has been the subsidiary of parent company Adidas since the latter acquired it in 2005. This acquisition allowed Adidas to compete more directly with its rivals, most especially Nike. Before Nike made its ubiquitous presence in the sneakers market and popular culture, it took some critical … Read more

The History of the NCAA

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The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), a nonprofit organization, regulates student-athletes from up to 1,268 North American conferences and institutions. Also, the NCAA organizes the athletic programs of universities and colleges in Canada and the United States and aids more than 480,000 college student-athletes who compete yearly in college sports. The organization’s … Read more