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The World’s Highest Paid Sports Teams

For years, soccer has been the world’s most popular sport, but do the players see any reward for this feat? According to the Sportingintelligence, eight of the world’s twelve highest-paid sports teams are soccer clubs, including Paris Saint-German at the number one spot. Players at the Parisian club earn an average of $174,692 USD every week, tallying [...]

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By way of the UK and Vegas, Mitoo wants to capture the adult beer league market

San Francisco-based sports league platform Mitoo has slowly been making its way West since it was founded in London in 2011. Along the way, the company has partaken in Seedcamp in Paris, 500 Startups, and Tony Hsieh’s Downtown Project in Las Vegas. With a new $1.5 million funding, Mitoo is now fully entrenched in Silicon [...]

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Master of Freestyle Skateboarding Kilian Martin Goes Exploring in “Searching Sirocco”

Spanish skater Kilian Martin has set the bar high in this wonderfully shot exhibition of his freestyle skills. Searching Sirocco, a film shot with long-time collaborator Brett Novak, shows Kilian in a variety of settings from salt flats to subway stations, doing what he does best. Martin’s skills have long been established, however it is the [...]

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Vans Legend Geoff Rowley Talks ‘Propeller,’ Skating at 38 & Wrestling Mountain Lions

After 26 years in the game, British skateboarder Geoff Rowley is about as deserving of the title “legend” as anyone in the skate world today. In addition to being the co-owner of Flip skatboards, he is widely credited with re-popularizing the vulcanised skate shoe. In 1999, Rowley performed his game-changing 50-50 down the Staples Center’s [...]

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Steph Curry: Sink a Three

A group of musically talented Golden State Warriors fans went all out in their homage to the league MVP and the team’s baby-faced assassin in this cheesy adaptation of the Beatles’ Let It Be. He will be the answer… Hat Tip Link Continue Reading from the Source

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The Lost & Found Dunk

The 6’1″ “professional dunker” and Bounce Kit creator Jordan Kilganon pulls off what he calls the Lost and Found. It’s a 360º behind the back self-alley oop monster jam. The dude at 0:13 just got his life ruined. Hat Tip Link Continue Reading from the Source

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Nike Treadmill Experience Immerses the Runner in Sensory Enriching Journey

Nike has collaborated with FIELD, a London-based creative studio to re-imagine the future of running on a treadmill. With an immersive interactive exhibition currently held at London’s Truman Brewery, “Force of Nature” incorporates stunning visuals to a runner. Using Kinect Interaction, a series of application that aggregate gesture-based activity, the treadmill reacts to the user’s [...]

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Paulo Oliveira Reimagines Iconic Soccer Jerseys With Pantone Sponsorship

Lisbon-based designer Paulo Oliveira has reworked the jerseys of soccer teams worldwide to imagine what they would look like with Pantone sponsorship. Using the New Jersey company’s famous color matching system, Oliveira has reimagined the strips of Bayern Munich, AS Roma, SL Benfica and Borussia Dortmund amongst others, exhibiting a new spin on iconic, fabled colors [...]

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Surfing in Canada Explored in “Spring Colour.” by Ben Gulliver

Spring Colour. from Ben Gulliver on Vimeo. Vancouver-based filmmaker and cinematographer Ben Gulliver presents a dreamy surf film with “Spring Colour.” Set in the raw natural beauty of British Columbia, the short video showcases Canadian surfers Noah Cohen and Peter Devries in their element. It’s an impressively expressive film, where Otis Redding’s poignant melody ”That’s How Strong My [...]

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This Tough Mudder Guy Ran 95 Miles In 24 Hours Wearing A Wetsuit

A decade ago OCR’s [Obstacle Course Races] like the Tough Mudder, Spartan and Battlefrog series would’ve probably received scant mention even in the esteemed Obscure Sports Quarterly journal, in favor of coverage of much more prestigious “sports” like bicycle polo, beer pong tournaments, and competitive masturbation. Fast forward ten or more years and these events [...]

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Greg Hunt Talks Creating ‘Propeller’: Vans’ First-Ever Full-Length Skate Video

In its almost 50-year history, Vans has never had a full-length skate video. It’s surprising, and it’s a big deal because Vans is skateboarding. Timeless silhouettes such as the Old Skool or the Era are definitive silhouettes, and although they’re well-integrated into the canon of popular shoes, they’re recognized – first and foremost – as skate shoes. [...]

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Greg Hunt Talks Creating ‘Propeller’: Vans’ First-Ever Full-Length Skate Video

In its almost 50-year history, Vans has never had a full-length skate video. It’s surprising, and it’s a big deal because Vans is skateboarding. Timeless silhouettes such as the Old Skool or the Era are definitive silhouettes, and although they’re well-integrated into the canon of popular shoes, they’re recognized – first and foremost – as skate shoes. [...]

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The Toronto Raptors Will Have a “Drake” Alternate Jersey Next Season

With a recently unveiled new logo, adidas has confirmed that the Toronto Raptors will be rocking an entirely redesigned suite of uniforms. Boasting a white home jersey and a red away jersey, the team will also don alternate “Drake” jerseys next season. Drake is undeniably the team’s biggest fan, serving as its ambassador and hosting a myriad of [...]

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Douchebag Shawn Simoes Gets Fired After Video of Him Harassing News Reporter Goes Viral

(Image: Shawn Simoes) Yesterday we covered reporter CityNews reporter Shauna Hunt’s epic shaming of a group of soccer bro douchebags who sexually harassed her with an incredibly unfunny internet meme outside a Toronto FC game in Canada. It turns out that one of the perpetrators has now been fired from his job in at an electricity [...]

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