George and Amal Clooney are into it. The Kardashians have tried it, too. Leonardo DiCaprio reportedly indulges daily. What’s got these celebs, just a fraction of the growing legion of fans around the world, captivated? Pickleball.
With the announcement of a multiyear deal that also covers the Women’s National Basketball Association and USA Basketball, the French cognac house has become the official spirit of the NBA.
Why Europe’s fans rejected this new league and what that means for the sport in general.
Since COVID sent the world’s professional sports leagues into a months-long time out, broadcasters have been scrambling to fill the time.
The Swiss brand comes to Vancouver as official timekeeper for the Rugby Sevens.
For over 60 years, Rolex has been involved in equestrian sport—and each year has seen the level of competition intensify.
Aerobatic (or “acrobatic”) paragliding involves doing flips and spins while gliding through the air from a height of about 1,000 metres. David Thibodeau, 24, whose father died in a paragliding accident, is the only Canadian who is currently competing in this perilous sport.
Kobe Bryant, as the saying goes, gets better with age—a trait that’s earned him the nickname Vino among his peers.
When the Winter Olympics climaxed earlier this year with the storybook gold-medal win of the Canadian men’s hockey team and the streets of Vancouver (my hometown) exploded with exhilaration.