Posts tagged "athletes"

A Sampling Of The Hot Athlete Physiques In ESPN’s Body Issue

It’s hot out — both because it’s summer, yes, but also because ESPN’s annual Body Image is on stands. The issue highlights the wide variety of body types possessed by the world’s best…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 6, 2015 - 11:05 am

Meet Kacy Catanzaro, The First Woman To Qualify For The “American Ninja Warrior” Finals

Meet Kacy Catanzaro, who is not only a real-life ninja, but the first woman to qualify for the national finals round of “American Ninja Warrior,” a series that challenges athletes/ninjas to…

Claire Hannum | July 16, 2014 - 5:00 pm

Introducing Barbell Denim: The “Anti-Thigh Gap” Jeans

As anyone who has ever not been able to pull a pair of jeans up higher than their knee can tell you: skinny jeans and most current cuts of denim…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 24, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Police Pull Over Jose Canseco, Find Goats Wearing Diapers In The Back Of His Car

Today in “headlines that prove that God exists”: Jose Canseco was pulled over in Nevada while transporting a couple of diaper-wearing goats. Canseco tweeted a photo of the incident today,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 21, 2013 - 3:40 pm

Kickass Woman Of The Day: Mikayla Clark, The High School Cheerleader Who Did 44 Back Handsprings In A Row

Sometimes I think about how cool it would be to do a back handspring, but then I get kind of dizzy and I have to sit down and swear to…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 24, 2013 - 9:20 am

The Issue With Boobs And Sports

Boobs are great for a lot of things. But as anyone who has at least average-sized breasts has probably noticed, sports are not one of those things. Breasts pose a…

Mary Odell | July 13, 2013 - 10:00 am

UFC Fighter Rashad Evans Speaks Out For Gay Rights

“I am a heterosexual guy in a tough macho sport, which is exactly the reason I feel a duty to say I support gay marriage and gay rights. I have…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 12, 2013 - 8:00 am

Beauty Cues: Maria Sharapova Keeps Things Sweet While Debuting Her New Candy Line

We already know that Maria Sharapova is a hardcore philanthropist and kickass tennis player who has scored some of the biggest endorsement deals around, but her equally formidable sweet tooth…

Rachel Krause | August 21, 2012 - 3:20 pm

25 Types Of Olympic Athletes And The Reasons To Have Sex With Them

So here we are, approaching the end of the 2012 Summer Olympics. What a wild ride it’s been, eh? From the Queen parachuting out of a helicopter, to Jordyn Wieber’s…

Sara Barron | August 8, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Race Imboden Totally Wins The Gold Medal For Best Haircut

Race Imboden is a 19-year-old DJ from Park Slope and a member of the U.S. Olympic fencing team who was eliminated from competition by Italian fencer Andrea Baldini. As much…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | August 2, 2012 - 12:20 pm

That’s A Lot Of Look: Spain’s Olympic Uniform

Apparently Spain didn’t have the money to provide new uniforms for its Olympians this year because the country is on the brink of bankruptcy (hey, who hasn’t been there lately,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 29, 2012 - 1:00 pm

The 22 Hottest Olympic Athletes From Around The World

Go ahead, take a peek. This gallery has all the sweaty abs, pecs and thighs you can handle. We’ve done the tireless (exhausting!) research, and found all the hottest dudes…

Julie Gerstein | July 18, 2012 - 9:00 am

Quotable: Patti Stanger Says To Stay Away From Jocks

“I think A-Rod can be tamed like Tiger can be tamed. Not! They remind me of each other. Their vibrations are the same. They go for the nice girl, and…

Kate Torgovnick/ | September 9, 2010 - 3:20 pm

Athlete Kyle Maynard Is A Congenital Amputee, Also Hot

If you watched HBO’s most recent episode of “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel,” you met Kyle Maynard, 24, an athlete and congenital amputee born without forearms and lower legs. It’s…

Susannah Breslin | May 24, 2010 - 3:40 pm

Women To Watch At The 2010 Winter Olympics

As we settle into the sad realization that were only midway through winter, a few lucky ladies are getting in their last month of practice before the 2010 Winter Olympic

Kelli Bender | January 21, 2010 - 12:10 pm

ESPN’s “Body Issue” Reveals A Lot

After we saw the leaked photos of Serena Williams and Sarah Reinertsen, nude, on two covers of ESPN’s first-ever Body Issue, we knew we had to get our hands on…

Catherine Strawn | October 14, 2009 - 7:30 pm

Nike Women And Nicola Sanders Reveal What It Feels Like For A Girl

As part of Nike Women’s new “Here I Am” ad campaign, British Olympic runner Nicola Sanders exposes what it’s like to be a world-class female athlete — on…

Susannah Breslin | September 16, 2008 - 1:00 pm

Slideshow: Different Body Types At The Beijing Olympics

Every four years, the Summer Olympics provide us with an inspiring display of physical and mental abilities. The athletes who get to compete are at the top of their games,…

Catherine Strawn | August 20, 2008 - 6:00 pm

The Frisky’s Top Six Fantasy Guys (According To Profession)

It’s hump day and while we should be busy working, spring flings are on our minds. Boys, boys, all types of boys — it’s the stuff daydreams are made of.

Simcha | May 14, 2008 - 8:00 pm

Athletes’ Ovaries

Some really successful female athletes rarely or never get their periods. We would say this is unfair, except we’re not really into working that hard, physically. These athletes’ loss of…

Catherine Strawn | April 21, 2008 - 5:30 pm