Taking part in sport at university can bring huge benefits.
While a line of defensive players complicates a free kicker's task to shoot on target, new research suggests it could also impede the goalie.
A person who exercises, attends sporting events as a spectator and takes their kids to the oval or swimming pool will create 935 kg of CO₂ per year if using their car.
Creative dance combines physical activity with creativity.
British football should utilise 30 years of academic research to focus on what it needs to do to solve the game's exclusion problem.
Ahmad Ahmad, president of the Confederation of African Football, was considered a shoo-in for a second term. But the entry of South Africa's Patrice Motsepe has brought new dynamics to the race.
Finding purpose outside of sport can contain a multitude of benefits for athletic performance – and mental health.
During the break in competition caused by COVID-19, sportswomen lost wages, trained less and had poorer access to equipment than their male counterparts
Professional sport has enormous power to influence positive change. So ahead of this weekend's grand finals, let's examine the carbon emissions of our major men's football leagues.
The Australian Paralympic Federation took a new approach for the training, preparation and selection of its athletes for the Sydney Games, helping Australia win the most gold and overall medals.
School sport should prioritise development of the person, not the athlete. A new TV deal has some worried there hasn’t been enough debate as to how this will impact the culture of school sport.
Cycling remains a leading example of athletes sacrificing their bodies for sporting glory.
The IOC has set strict guidelines on protests and political expression, but athletes aren't entirely happy. The question now is whether the two sides can compromise in time for the 2021 Tokyo Games.
Although a great deal of research is still required, it may one day be possible to identify and treat people either with CTE, or at risk of it.
The NBA stands behind the rights of players to protest. But the league finds itself in a delicate position, trapped between the competing demands of its advertisers, TV partners, owners and players.
My research has shown evidence of racism and particularly anti-blackness in elite and professional cycling.
Most of the interviewees in the new documentary seek to correct what they see as unfair criticism of Anelka. Few discuss his failings.
Lockdown has, for many, been an opportunity to take up daily exercise. And this is something that must be encouraged long after lockdown restrictions are lifted.
Baseliners are too dominant. A true golden era would see more clashes between different playing styles.
Community sport already faced financial difficulties and funding cuts – coronavirus will only make this worse.