On a Sunday afternoon, 18-year-old Emma is exercising at her gym. She stands in front of a panel of lights on the wall and heaves a ball at it. She […]
A British teenager may have become the youngest ever person to cycle around the world after completing the final leg of his epic 18,000-mile journey.
The Special Olympics are under way in Los Angeles, California, with athletes from 165 countries taking part in an event that gives people with intellectual disabilities the chance to participate […]
The great shoe making German company Adidas once again surprises all with its new shows made from recycled ocean wastes. Launched at Parley, these shoes came from a collaborative venture. […]
Two US climbers – who spent more than two weeks scaling the sheer face of El Capitan in Yosemite National Park – have finally reached the summit of the 3,000ft […]
Eddy Merckx did it on a bicycle, Jacky Ickx drove fast for Formula 1. Now that both are approaching 70, an exhibition is celebrating their feats as two of history’s […]
The site of the most successful Olympic Games in living memory is to be turned into a cultural centre, with a new Sadler’s Wells theatre and research base included.
A Gold Coast adventurer says he has set a new world record for the fastest solo unsupported trek across Antarctica.
Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has opened a museum in his honour, which he said has extra room to be filled by future trophies.
Regular exercise in later life can dramatically boost the chance of healthy ageing, even for those who do not take up physical activities until their sixties, a study suggests.