How to Protect Your Rights as an Athlete

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While popular athletes can experience more privileges as they perform better, they also start to experience different types of abuses. Professional athletes are known for their skills and endurance. Because of their popularity, many companies hire them to be their brand ambassador. If an athlete becomes an endorser, the company can use his image to promote their products. It will help the business owners increase their sales and productivity. In return, the athlete gains more income. It’s Read more […]

Four Things Parents Should Know Before Letting Their Children Play Sports

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When you let your kids get involved with sports, you have to be careful. There are some perils that can come along with sports. You have to keep an eye out for bad coaching, poor sportsmanship, over competiveness and injuries. However, that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t let your kids enjoy sports. Playing sports is an important part of growing up, and it is very good for kids when done right. Here are four things you need to know before your kids begin playing sports. 1. It Is Supposed to Be Fun There Read more […]

5 Sports Stars You Never Realized Spent Time in Jail

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Sports stars are often revered for the moves they make on the field, but there are some who also spent time behind bars for serious crimes that they committed. You’re probably familiar with the circumstances surrounding some stars, like Michael Vick, landing in jail. But you my not be aware of the stories of the following five athletes who have been arrested.     5. Carmelo Anthony   Carmelo may be known for hitting jump shots for the New York Knicks and Team USA, but Read more […]

Athlete Art: Seven Athletes with the Best Tattoos

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Having tattoos is one of the most unique types of artistic expression available. While you can lose a canvas of a painting or drawing, the ink that you put on your body is there to stay. One profession that has its fair share of ink is in the world of professional sports. Many athletes acquire tattoos throughout their youth and career, and proudly wear them in front of millions of watching fans. Here are seven athletes with the best tattoos. JR Smith NBA player JR Smith has been around the league Read more […]

6 Modern Medicine Innovations For Athletes To Take Advantage Of

Brainerd Warriors' head coach Ron Stolski chats with defensive back Trevor Dukowitz and tells him not to get discouraged, that the DB position requires resiliency, and that he has "the stuff to be a good player and leader."

Injuries are commonplace among athletes; in the past, dealing with sport injuries took time and patience. Fortunately, there have been many advances in the field of sports rehabilitation and surgery. Injuries that used to knock athletes out of commission can now be diagnosed and treated quickly. Technology and science are helping athletes perform at peak levels. If you are an athlete, take advantage of the following modern medicine innovations: Smartphone Monitoring Apps Imagine being able to Read more […]