Taipei Subway Cars Have Been Decorated To Simulate Various Sports Venues During The Coming Universiade In Taiwan

Taipei Subway Cars Have Been Decorated To Simulate Various Sports Venues During The Coming Universiade In Taiwan
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In a little over a month, Taipei City will host the 29th Summer Universiade Games, which will be held from August 19 to August 30, and to build excitement over the coming competition the interiors of the city’s mass rapid transit (MRT) trains have been decorated in themes to match some of the major sporting events of the games. Continue reading »

‘What Will They Say About You?’ Nike’s New Ad Celebrating Arab Women In Sports

‘What Will They Say About You?’ Nike’s New Ad Celebrating Arab Women In Sports

An online commercial released by Nike this week that showed Arab women fencing, boxing and spinning on ice-skates has stirred controversy over its attempt to smash stereotypes about women leading home-bound lives in the conservative region. It begins with a woman nervously peering out of her doorway and adjusting her veil before going for a run in the street, while a female voice narrates in a Saudi dialect: “What will they say about you? Maybe they’ll say you exceeded all expectations”. Within 48 hours the video was shared 75,000 times on Twitter and viewed almost 400,000 times on YouTube. Continue reading »

Miss World Sports 2014 Competition

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Miss Brazil Julia Gama reacts after her team won the tug of war event during the Miss World sports competition at the Lee Valley sports complex in north London, November 26, 2014. Contestants from 126 countries are in London to compete in the 2014 Miss World competition. (Photo by Andrew Winning/Reuters)
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2014 Spring Sports High School All-Stars

Portraits of the All-Star high school athletes in volleyball, baseball, softball, tennis and track and field. All photos were taken at the Old Pueblo Trolley Motor Bus Division Headquarters.

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Emily Robinson, of Ironwood Ridge High School, poses for a portrait in between two former San Tran busses from 1975 and 1989. The busses are located at the Old Pueblo Trolley Motor Bus Division Headquarters, 10 North Park Avenue. (Photo: Mamta Popat / Arizona Daily Star)
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Plus-Size Models Re-Creates ‘Sports Illustrated’ Cover

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You don’t have to be stick thin to land a Sports Illustrated cover as these plus-size models show.
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Weird Sports Pictures of November 2013

Weird Sports Pictures of November 2013
West Bromwich Albion’s Saido Berahino (front) is challenged by Manchester City’s Fernandinho during their English Premier League soccer match at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich, central England December 4, 2013. (Photo by Eddie Keogh/Reuters) Continue reading »

Lego Sports City Recreates 2008 Beijing Olympics

Lego Sports City Recreates 2008 Beijing Olympics
Lego Sports City Recreates 2008 Beijing Olympics
Created by The Hong Kong LEGO Users Group within 100 hrs. +7 images. Continue reading »