Mick Fanning is known as the surfer who survived the shark attack. But the rest of his story is one of bravery, resilience and the power of the human spirit, and it’s told in this ESPN E:60 documentary called “What Lies Beneath”.
How did adidas get its iconic 3-Stripes design? From a Finnish sports brand, in a deal which hugely influenced the modern athletic apparel landscape.Read more "How Finland Gave adidas Its 3-Stripes"
George Jedenoff is 99 and he skis every day in Utah’s Wasatch range. His secret is The Powder Philosophy, a life lesson on purpose, reflection and positivity.Read more "The Powder Philosophy: A 99 Year Old Skier’s Life Lesson On Purpose, Reflection & Positivity"
Serena Williams is the greatest tennis player of all time. Discover the secret ingredients of her success and apply those to your own career.Read more "7 Career Success Lessons from Serena Williams"
The 2002 Oakland A’s had one of the smallest budgets in the MLB, but GM Billy Beane used Big Data & Analytics to win 20 games in a row and turn the A’s into the best team in baseball.Read more "Moneyball: How Big Data & Analytics Turned The Oakland A’s Into The Best Team In Baseball"
The Fosbury Flop revolutionised the High Jump at the 1968 Olympic Games in Mexico Game. By refusing to accept what others were doing, Dick Fosbury innovated his own style and went on to win Olympic gold.Read more "The Fosbury Flop: How You Can Win Gold By Doing Things Differently"
Never quit on your dreams! In a professional ice hockey career spanning 24 seasons with over 1000 NHL appearances, Finland’s Kimmo Timonen ran the risk of (almost) never winning anything.Read more "Kimmo Timonen’s Inspiring Story Of Why You Should Never Ever Give Up"