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Not Sports

Dodgeball's transformative journey from gym class to world-class

The future of dodgeball might look nothing like its past.

Not Sports

Why Slamball's founder thinks the topsy-turvy sport may finally succeed

Is the world ready for Slamball?

Not Sports

Meet the dog surfers who have reached "a new plateau"

"I think the spirit of surfing opened her up to new experiences."

The Abstract Podcast

From Space Invaders to Floor Is Lava: The evolution of gaming

In this episode, we discuss the many ways gaming continues to reinvent itself.

Not Sports

How parkour's creative culture withstood a decade of controversy

Not Sports

Bodyboarding's chaotic quest to be more than a 'sleeping giant'

"We were actually making surfing look like it was the poor cousin of bodyboarding."

Not Sports

Underwater hockey players explain why it’s so easy to forget to breathe

Definitely Sports

10 sports you didn't know were sports

Not Sports

Meet the sport beloved by America's 31st president and CrossFit

President Hoover didn't like to work out, so his physician got creative.

The Abstract Podcast

Shin-kicking, lawn mower racing, and the surprising athleticism of Not Sports

In this episode, we talk about the weirdest competitive sports you’ve never heard of.

Not Sports

The best rock-paper-scissors players know how to win without luck

The best rock-paper-scissors players around can sniff out an amateur before they say "shoot."

Not Sports

An obscure German game is now played by 80,000 people. Here's how it happened.

"I'm one of the worldwide leaders of how to create a trend in the sports industry."

Actual sports
Cognitive consequence

A common side effect of sports could drastically alter the brain

So what can be done?

Not Sports

Dodgeball's transformative journey from gym class to world-class

The future of dodgeball might look nothing like its past.

Not Sports

Why Slamball's founder thinks the topsy-turvy sport may finally succeed

Is the world ready for Slamball?

Clear Eyes, Full Hearts

Exercising after coronavirus: Young athlete hearts reveal a key lesson

Kickstart your day

One type of activity proves to have a powerful effect on mental health — study

“When you have the adrenaline pumping it kind of flushes out any kind of negative emotions.”

Remote Momentum

How this writer turned an everlasting vacation into a work success story

“Adapting to this remote environment has also reminded me of how important it is to keep challenging your body and mind.”

TEAM PLAYER

Robots and humans can work together to master an ancient sport

Curly the robot has defeated top curling teams. But the sport could offer a prime opportunity to bring people and robots together.

Not Sports

Meet the dog surfers who have reached "a new plateau"

"I think the spirit of surfing opened her up to new experiences."

Take a break

“Overwhelming evidence” proves why rest days are essential for peak performance

Just ask world-famous distance runner Ron Hill.

Not Sports

How parkour's creative culture withstood a decade of controversy

Inverse Game Reviews

Madden NFL 21 fumbles, recovers, and barely makes it to the end zone

Inverse Score: 6/10

Not Sports

Bodyboarding's chaotic quest to be more than a 'sleeping giant'

"We were actually making surfing look like it was the poor cousin of bodyboarding."