Just one in four Indigenous women play sport or are physically active, with many citing racism, cost and gendered expectations as barriers.
Rackets have come a long way since the first tennis tournaments.
From Peter O'Connor waving the Irish flag in 1906 to rainbow colours at Sochi, athletes have always used the Olympics to share their politics.
F1 has promised a move to 'credible offsets and breakthrough C02 sequestration programs'. But there's a persistent lack of clear detail in the how, what and where.
People tend to pay attention when things get personal, so you need to know how climate change is damaging things in your life.
Would you rather lounge in front of your TV than sweat in the gym? Your distant ancestors may well be (a little) responsible for your lack of motivation.
There are a lot of misconceptions about exercise. Here are nine.
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.