The Most Famous Marathon Runners in History

People in a marathon race

The marathon is a long-distance foot race with a distance of 42.195 kilometers. It is usually run as a road race but the race can be done on trail routes too. The marathon race was instituted in commemoration of the fabled run of the Greek soldier named Pheidippides. He was a messenger … Read more

Odd Sports You Didn’t Know Were in the Olympics

Odd Sports You Didn't Know Were in the Olympics

Despite being the most prestigious sporting event in the world, the Olympics is not without its share of oddities. These strange and obscure sporting events only make the Olympics history even more worth checking out. After reading this, you will feel glad that some of the games are no longer featured in … Read more

Interesting Facts About The Olympics

Interesting Facts About The Olympics

If you think you know everything about the Olympics, think again! Here are the other interesting facts about the biggest sporting event in history that you may not know. The early Olympic games were first held in ancient Greece as a religious festival from 776 BC until 393 AD. The games were … Read more