Flatball Radio: Ultimate Frisbee's First Live Storytelling Series
Matt Mastrantuono didn't just set out to mash together two ideas. He set out to mash together two communities. Karen Given has the story of how he combined Ultimate Frisbee and live storytelling to create an unlikely mix. Or maybe it’s not so unlikely.
Hoover-Ball: A President's Game Becomes A CrossFit Sensation
Public perception of Herbert Hoover has, for the most part, always been tied to the economic troubles of the Great Depression. But the legacy of the 31st president isn't all bad...in fact, as a sport, it's pretty intense -- and CrossFit approved. Only A Game's Karen Given has the story.
eSports Comes Of Age: Filling Arenas, Paying Millions
eSports -- professional video gaming -- is now older than some eAthletes. How do the lives of today's professional gamers compare to those of the "sport's" pioneers? To find out, reporter Jeremy Dalmas spends some time at the home of one of today's top teams.
Kurt Searvogel Cycles 75,065 Miles In A Year...And Keeps Going
You might think that the Tour de France is cycling's most grueling feat. Last year's course included 21 stages over 23 days, covering just over 2,000 miles. But Only A Game's Karen Given has the story of a cycling challenge that might make you reconsider.
A Real Page-Turner: Libraries Battle For Book-Sorting Championship
The library is rarely the first place to turn if you're hoping to catch some high-intensity sporting competition. That is, unless you know about the annual book-sorting competition between the King County Library System and the New York and Brooklyn Public Libraries. Bill Littlefield gets the inside scoop.
19,000 And Counting: The 'SI King' Seeks To Complete His Collection
Over the past 33 years, Scott Smith has earned both a nickname and a reputation as the "SI King"--- Smith's autographed collection of almost 19,000 Sports Illustrated magazines might have something to do with that. Only A Game's Karen Given talks to the King to find out more about his collection and his quest to get every edition of Sports Illustrated signed.
Military Teams 'Play' Tug Of War For The Queen Of England
Highland Games festivals are known for putting traditional -- and unusual -- Scottish sports in the spotlight. The Braemar Highland Games in Scotland celebrated it's 200th anniversary this year. Reporter Asa Merritt traveled to Braemar and followed one of the festival's most competitive contests: tug of war.