Don’t look back in anger

2016. Twelve extremely difficult months for the world of sport, but also a year of inspiring athletes, legends leaving the field of play, new heroes emerging, and many incredible stories.

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Winds of Change

Five days into the Games and there are already so many side stories, seemingly minor things that sometimes could mean a lot to those involved. Some iconic pictures emerged already, and they are of enormous (at least) symbolic value. It was on the first day of competition that fellow gymnasts Lee Eun-ju and Hong Un-jong … Continue reading Winds of Change

This is not soccer

When Rugby referee Nigel Owens had to deal with a player who began complaining about his decisions a little bit too much (and in an un-Rugby-like manner), he immediately set things straight: I don't think we've met before, but I'm the referee on this field, not you. Do your job and I'll do mine. This … Continue reading This is not soccer