Tag Archives: Sports

Fearless Free Falling Females

What are you most afraid of? New experiences? Small spaces? Heights? Meet the Joy Riders, an all female, international skydiving and base jumping team. They represent joy, passion, inspiration, and work to motivate their audience to go after what they want most in life. Check out this awesome video so you you can experience what […]

Inspiring Hockey Player Finds Home On Ice for Over 50 Years

There’s more to hockey than just a game. Meet Ben Shaw, 73 years young. He’s been playing hockey for well over 50 years of his life. He is the epitome of the saying “We don’t stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.” He certainly is an inspiration on ice.

The Coolest People Of The Month

October has been another excellent month for awesomeness. To celebrate that People Are Awesome made this compilation video of amazing people doing extraordinary things features sand dune skiing, windsurfing, trick shots, bmx tricks and wingsuit flying! It’s okay to be a little proud for being human.

Crossfit Saved This Amputee’s Life, Brought Her To The Paralympics

Krystal Cantu doesn’t believe in the word ‘can’t.’ Sports and CrossFit saved her life and now is on a mission to inspire people with her inspirational story. What makes this athlete so amazing is that after a car accident in 2013, she lost one of her arms. Originally from Texas, she was involved in sports […]

60-Year-Old Skateboarder Is A Hero To At-Risk Kids

Neal Unger is a 62-year-old skateboarder who inspires kids to keep reaching their dreams and taking risks! Through his street skating and work he does with the Next Up Foundation, which is a nonprofit for kids, he is truly an inspiration. The foundation helps kids reach their goals through skateboarding and after school programs. Neal […]

Amazing Sportmanship At The London Marathon

The 2017 London Marathon gave viewers a wonder example of the sort of support that runners give each other as one gave up just 200m from the finish line to help another over the line. Matthew Rees of Swansea Harriers stopped running just a few yards from the end of the race to help David […]

Disabled Skier On Sit Ski Performs Backflip

Professional skier, Josh Dueck, broke his back in 2004 when a skiing backflip went horribly wrong. But even after becoming paraplegic, the sportsman wouldn’t give up on his passion for skiing. For eight long years, Josh has been practicing and building up his skills using a sit ski. Now he is ready to revisit the […]

This 105-Year-Old Man Just Set a New Cycling World Record

It took nearly a century but Robert Marchand finally proved his former coach wrong. The 105-year-old set a world record by pedaling 14 miles in an hour. The 105-plus category was made specifically for him. The former firefighter was born in 1911. That’s one year before Titanic sank. He’s lived through two world wars before […]

First Woman EVER to Wheelchair Backflip!

This is one for the history books: Katherine Beattie, the first woman to do a wheelchair backflip. After years struggling to get a wheelchair made for athletes, Katherine has finally been able to push the boundaries of sport in adaptive skateboarding. Trailblazing in a sport means lots of falls, experimentation, and setbacks. Yet, Katherine has […]

Biker First Person View Racing Through Urban Obstacle Course In Columbia

Marcelo Gutierrez is a famous Columbian biker, and is the fastest Pro rider in the country. To really show the level of his skills, he wore a camera during an urban obstacle race through tightly packed city of Manizales, Columbia. He speeds down stairs, through narrow corridors, and even ends with a sweet jump.