Check out a clip from ‘A Ballerina’s Tale,’ the 2015 documentary about history-making ballerina Misty Copeland, which will air on PBS’ Independent Lens on Monday, February 8th.
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Check out 2016 dates for Skylar Diggins’ “Shoot 4 The Sky Basketball Camp Tour” for kids age 7-18.
Stephan James stars as Jesse Owens in ‘Race’ as he single-handedly crushed Adolf Hitler’s myth of Aryan supremacy at the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games.
The premiere date for ‘Race,’ the forthcoming biopic on record-breaking track and field star Jesse Owens, has been pushed up from April 8, 2016 to February 19, 2016 in the U.S.
World #1 Serena Williams stars in a new Beats by Dre TV spot that celebrates her 20-year journey.
This Christmas Will Smith transforms into Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant Nigerian forensic neuropathologist who took on the NFL’s efforts to deny the life-long debilitating problems as a result of repeated concussions.
Ahead of its PBS premiere, ‘ALTHEA,’ the story of tennis champion Althea Gibson (1927-2003), will screen at the Schomburg Center on August 25.
LGPA Tour rookie Sadena Parks is featured in ESPN’s “Body Issue,” where she shares her aspirations, how her dad got her started in golf, and some the racist bullshit she has encountered along the way.
New England Revolution midfielder Jermaine Jones is featured in ESPN’s seventh annual “Body Issue,” where he speaks on pushing physical limits, prepping for the 2018 World Cup and more.
Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner is featured in ESPN’s seventh annual “Body Issue,” where she speaks on her domestic abuse arrest, embracing her body, being bullied, and more.
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham, Jr. covers ESPN’s seventh annual “Body Issue,” where he talks about his infamous catch and why he’s been plagued by injuries.
Olympic heptathlete Chantae McMillan graces one of six covers for ESPN’s 2015 “Body Issue,” where she shares her amazing physique along with what gets her hyped, embracing scars and more.
22-year-old English heptathlon athlete Katarina Johnson-Thompson models Nike‘s newest cross-trainer, the Free TR 5 Flyknit.
Tennis star Serena Williams covers Vogue’s April 2015 issue, where she speaks on being best friends with her fiercest competitor and gives Beyoncé’s “7/11” a tennis champ refix.
Disney Channel has announced a biopic on history-making sports phenom Mo’ne Davis is currently in the works, titled ‘Throw Like Mo’.’
‘Game of Thrones’ actress Carice van Houten has joined Stephan James and Jason Sudeikis in the forthcoming biopic on track and field star Jesse Owens, titled ‘Race.’
Little League baseball sensation Mo’ne Davis met some of her favorite WNBA players just before the Minnesota Lynx and Phoenix Mercury faced off in Game 2 of the WNBA Finals.
On Monday, Google revealed an animated Google Doodle dedicated to tennis champion Althea Gibson (August 25, 1927 – September 28, 2003) for what would have been her 87th birthday.
Now that 13-year-old Mo’ne Davis has captured the nation’s attention, she has also become the first little leaguer to grace the national cover of Sports Illustrated!
American Ballet Theatre soloist Misty Copeland and professional tennis player Sloane Stephens inspire us in Under Armour’s “I Will What I Want” advertising campaign.