Responding to pressure with your respiratory system.
We interviewed 12 female head coaches working in all levels of English football. Gender discrimination and sexism were only two of the reasons women don't reach top spots.
As smartphone uptake and connectivity grows in Africa, so does the often unhealthy trend of young people betting on sports using their phones.
A global report looking at physical activity among 11-17 year olds has found 89% of young Australians don't get enough physical activity. This puts us towards the very bottom of the pile.
When England played a football match against Germany in 1938, the players were ordered to perform a Nazi salute.
Running once a week, or for 50 minutes a week, significantly improves your health and reduces your risk of dying at a single point in time.
The marathons in next year's Tokyo Olympics have been moved to Sapporo, because of concerns around Tokyo's extreme heat. The move, though controversial, will reduce risks to the athletes' health.
Men are still expected to prioritise sport over their families.
Could the Olympics and other major sports be on the brink of bringing gamers into the 'real' sporting arena?
Body mass matters in rugby. But other factors play a bigger role in determining victory.
Kenyan marathon legend Eliud Kipchoge is bidding to break the mythical 2-hour barrier in Vienna this week. Analysis of previous world records suggest he needs to find an extra 15 second from somwhere.
Coaches have long thought hurdlers and sprinters start their races differently – our research suggests they need to adjust their thinking.
The AFL Grand Final is more than a physical contest between professional athletes: it is a day we collectively make meaning, and create culture.
You only need a small amount of time to make a big difference.
We need to keep active and exercise to stay healthy. So why not teach school kids some of the activities they'd go on to enjoy later in life?
Women's football has made great strides, but when it comes it comes to media coverage, governance or funding, female athletes still suffer greatly from gender bias.
Our new research shows that children who are physically active every day tend to perform better in exams.
Young people spend too much time sitting still. When they get a chance to move, it should not be stressful.
British cyclist Neil Campbell has set a new men's speed record for slipstreaming behind a car. But his speed of 280km an hour, while breathtaking, has not taken human cycling performance to the limit.
The number of people choosing to become posthumous donors in the UK has reached 25.3m but this is still considerably lower than other countries.