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There are Other Sports that don't fit into a major category, but are nonetheless exciting events such as soccer - the world's most popular sport - fencing and skateboarding.

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How Ice Rinks Work

The things people do on ice rinks are so spectacular we sometimes forget how remarkable ice rinks themselves are. Maintaining a proper ice rink is a real feat of engineering. Get a behind the scenes look at this very cool technology.


How Board Breaking Works

 How Board Breaking Works

How — and why — do martial arts practitioners bust boards without hurting themselves? Find out what the deal is with board breaking at HowStuffWorks. See more »

10 Worst Calls in Sports History

 10 Worst Calls in Sports History

Referees and umpires make mistakes. But why do they always make them against our team? Here are 10 of the worst calls in sports history. See more »

Say it Ain't So, Joe: 10 Infamous Sports Cheating Scandals

 Say it Ain't So, Joe: 10 Infamous Sports Cheating Scandals

Professional sports history is littered with infamous cheating scandals. Learn about 10 of the most infamous sports cheating scandals. See more »

 5 Tips for your First Time on a Skateboard

When it comes to human-powered transportation, you can't beat a skateboard for cool points. Learn more about these 5 tips for your first time on a skateboard. See more »

What are the benefits to watching sporting events via live streaming?

 What are the benefits to watching sporting events via live streaming?

What are the benefits to watching sporting events via live streaming? Learn about the options and benefits to watching sports via live streaming. See more »

Which athletes live the longest?

 Which athletes live the longest?

Which athletes live the longest? Find out which athletes live the longest and endure the least injury in their sports. See more »

Sport Pictures

 Sport Pictures

These sport pictures cover the popular sports around the word. Learn trivia and fun facts with sport pictures. See more »

How do you do a back flip in a wheelchair?

 How do you do a back flip in a wheelchair?

How do you do a backflip in a wheelchair? Read about extreme sitting and how incredible athletes master the wheelchair backflip. See more »

Competitive Eating Pictures

 Competitive Eating Pictures

Competitive eating is a sport that involves people trying to out-eat each other. Check out theses competitive eating pictures See more »

How the Ironman Works

 How the Ironman Works

The Ironman is a multisport trial. The triathlon has replaced the marathon as the greatest test of endurance. Learn what it takes to be an Ironman. See more »