The Genesis of Chloe Kim: U.S. Snowboarder & Olympic Gold Medalist | NowThis

She’s setting the world on fire and Pyeongchang and she’s just 17 years old. This is the genesis of Chloe Kim. You may have only just heard of her after an incredible gold medal performance in Pyeongchang but Chloe Kim has been setting the bar very high for a long time and she’s about to […]

Golfing with Special Olympic Athletes | Adventures In Golf Season 4

Hi, I’m Erik. And this is– (IN UNISON) “Adventures in Golf.” That was perfect. [LAUGHS] [MUSIC PLAYING] For me, a good adventure in golf is made up of multiple parts, part travel, part golf, obviously, and part learning experience. For this episode, the emphasis is directly placed on the learning experience. I’ve traveled just 20 […]

GoPro: “Two Roads” – Tennis with the Bryan Brothers Twins (Ep. 6)

We played our first tournament at age six, and we’ve been playing tournaments pretty much every week since. My dad really made tennis fun for us. At a young age that was the key to lighting fire. We were just trying to get as many trophies as we could. Singles, doubles, mixed doubles, whatever the […]

How wheelchair tennis provides a successful model for adaptive sports

JUDY WOODRUFF: Adaptive sports, recreational or competitive sports played by people with disabilities, are growing in popularity, as are the skill levels of the athletes. One of the established growing sports is wheelchair tennis. William Brangham went to the U.S. Open in New York to talk with some of the top players. WILLIAM BRANGHAM: Twenty-eight-year-old […]

Top 10 Toughest Single Game Accomplishments in Sports

Don’t expect to see any of these remarkable feats achieved very often. Welcome to, and today we’re counting down our picks, for the top 10 individual accomplishments in sports. For this list, will be taking a look at the toughest accomplishments an athlete can achieve, in a single game or match. That means records […]

2019 Athlete Deaths That Flew Under The Radar

Most sports fans look up to athletes because they amaze us. Professional athletes can run faster, jump higher, and exhibit feats of strength that make them look like superheroes. But athletes are all human like the rest of us, which means they’re mortal, too. Here are athletes we lost in 2019. Mel Stottlemyre was a […]

NHL Player Tries Olympic Figure Skating

I’m kristi, yamaguchi. I’m the 1992 Olympic gold Medalist and women’s figure skating Two-time, World Champion Bret Heta caen and I’m a two-time olympian and Stanley cup champion played 17 seasons in the NHL and over a thousand games we’ve been married for 16 years now I guess you can say we’re like the real […]

Anatomy of a Steeplechaser: How their Physique Helps Their Stamina

We’ve taken six of the world’s top athletes, to find out what it takes to make a true Olympian… That’s it, come on! we push their bodies to the max. (ANATOMY OF A STEEPLECHASER) In the track and field programme, the 3,000-metres steeplechase really is one of those brutal events. Classically when you look […]

Anatomy of a Biathlete: Can Monika Hojnisz Control Her Heart Rate Better?

We’ve taken six of the world’s top athletes, to find out what it takes to make a true Olympian. Now we’re working, come on! – Testing, analysing. – Dig deep, come on! Getting under the skin of an elite athlete. As we push their bodies to the max. (ANATOMY OF A BIATHLETE) The physical demands […]