Business, sports, Uncategorized

The Oklahoma City Thunder, The Highest-Paid Team in Sports

As revealed by Sporting Intelligence’s newly-published annual “Global Sports Salaries Survey,” the title of sport’s “highest-paid” team now belongs to the NBA‘s Oklahoma City Thunder. Crunching the ”first-team pay” numbers for 348 teams across seven separate sports in 18 different leagues, Sporting Intelligence’s comprehensive yearly breakdown takes a thorough global approach to revealing the sports teams with the greatest […]

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Business, sports, Sportswear, Uncategorized

‘Be Like Mike’

In an era saturated with influencer marketing and social media–driven brand endorsements, marketing can be an increasingly tough environment for athletes to navigate. Partnerships have become an integral part of a career in pro sports, but balancing an athlete’s ascension through the ranks with a cohesive, long-term brand strategy takes some finesse. Before Instagram, Youtube […]

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Business, sports

Golden State Almost Didn’t Give Stephen Curry His $201M Contract

In early July, four-time All-Star and two-time MVP Stephen Curry signed a record five-year, $201 million USD contract with the Golden State Warriors. It was, at the time, the largest deal in NBA history but was soon surpassed by Russell Westbrook’s five-year, $205 million USD extension with Oklahoma City Thunder. Curry’s previous contract with the team had led to him being underpaid, so […]

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Design, Footwear, sports, Sportswear

NikeLab Zoom Fly SP ‘Chicago’

Brand: Nike Model: Zoom Fly SP Key Features: Stretch-woven upper, carbon-infused nylon plate, Lunarlon foam midsole, original design sketches to the insole, rubber outsole. Release Date: October 5, 2017 Price: £150 Buy: Nike App, nike.com and at select retailers Following the recent release of the white pair, NikeLab returns with a new iteration of the Zoom Fly SP. This quality running shoe is a […]

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Lifestyle, sports, Tech

GoPro Most Power Camera To Date, The HERO6 Black

GoPro has released its latest hi-res, highly durable camera with the HERO6 Black, its most powerful and convenient GoPro, to date. Boasting a custom-designed GP1 processor offering twice the video frame rates, improved image quality, dynamic range, low-light performance and dramatically improved video stabilization over previous HERO camera generations, the HERO6 is able to record stunning […]

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sports, Sportswear, Tech

Worlds Fastest Men Almost Broke The 2-Hr Marathon

National Geographic and Nike have teamed up to release a new feature-length documentary following three athletes as they attempted to break the 2-hour marathon earlier this year. The marathon, called the Breaking2 project, saw Ethiopian Lelisa Desisa (two-time Boston Marathon winner), Eritrean Zersenay Tadese (half-marathon record holder) and Eliud Kipchoge (the Olympic gold medalist and […]

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Fitness, sports

Get Freaking Strong, The Key To A Great Run Time.

Are you running a marathon half marathon this year? In the hopes of improving your physical fitness, crossing off that big-ticket item from your summer bucket list, and/or cravenly pursuing those elusive social media plaudits? if so, you’re probably doing a physically uncomfortable amount of running (and hopefully drinking a physically uncomfortable amount of water) right now, […]

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Business, Fitness, Lifestyle, sports

Elevation 2.0 By Thirdspace

Third Space, London’s elite fitness facility has created a new challenge for its members and visitors. As the only club in the Capital with a sealed, low-oxygen Hypoxic Chamber, offering its members the opportunity to experience high altitude training without having to leave Central London. Thirdspace bring you the Elevation Challenge 2.0 at Third Space […]

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Fashion, Footwear, sports, Sportswear

Nike Drops Mo Farrah Custom Air Zoom Pegasus

  Brand: Nike Model: Air Zoom Pegasus 34 Mo Farah Features: Flywire cables, Zoom Air units in forefoot, Lightweight Flymesh upper. Release Date: Available now Price: £110 Buy: Select retailers and nike.com To celebrate the impressive achievements of British distance runner Mo Farah, which just to be clear include multiple Olympic, World and European Championships, Nike has customised the latest model of […]

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Fashion, Lifestyle, Menswear, sports, Sportswear

How I Start My Day: Rory McIlroy

Golf is a gentleman’s sport, once exclusively for older white men in crap trousers, the game has undergone a significant overhaul in the last decade to bring golf closer to young people from all ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds than ever before. Each year new faces take ownership of the sport, and naturally the culture surrounding […]

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Footwear, sports, Sportswear

PUMA LAUNCH THE TSUGI BLAZE EVOKNIT

    Brand: PUMA Model: TSUGI BLAZE EVOKNIT Key Features: EvoKnit upper, signature B.O.G lacing, sculpted IGNITE foam sole Release Date: Available now Price: £100 Availability: Size? and other selected retailers. The TSUGI, translates to “next” in Japanese, takes cues from PUMA’s running archive and is fused with the latest innovative features – sculpted IGNITE FOAM tooling, an engineered evoKNIT upper, and […]

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Footwear, sports, Sportswear

Your Favourite New Cleat, Adidas UltraBOOST

  Adidas has your new favourite cleat, now making available the coveted UltraBOOST Cleat to the public. During the 2016-2017 NFL season we saw the likes of DeAndre Hopkins and Dak Prescott don the cleats for the first time, which welcome the brand’s patented BOOST cushioning. In addition to breathable Primeknit upper construction, the kicks […]

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sports

Kevin Durant MVP, Nike Tell His Story

Fresh from winning the NBA Championship, Kevin Durant’s rise to the top has been commemorated in a new video by Nike. Durant has been an athlete with The Swoosh for more than 10 years, signing an improved contract worth $300 million back in 2014 despite interest from Under Armour he stood strong with Nike. The video […]

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Business, How To, Lifestyle, sports

What to Do With Your First Million Dollars..

…According to an NFL financial adviser. Recently, 32 of America’s most talented college football players were selected in the first round of the NFL Draft, instantly becoming millionaires-in-waiting despite being barely old enough to celebrate the occasion by having a few beers to celebrate. Over two days, 221 more players will hear their names called, […]

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How To, sports

Insane Trick Shots With NFL QB Drew Brees X DUDE PERFECT

New Orleans Saints veteran quarterback Drew Brees is well-known for his accuracy on the field, but when it comes to trick shots of all kinds, Dude Perfect rules all. If you don’t know them (where have you been?) Dude Perfect is a group of five friends who have made a living off of their entertaining […]

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