Soccer moves range from the simple to the sublime, with all designed to achieve the same basic result. When you are dribbling the ball towards an opponent, these moves allow you to beat a defender using a mix of technique and trickery. Named after the legendary Dutch international Johan Cruyff, …

When it¡¯s halftime and your team is down against a big-time opponent, sometimes teaching X’s and O’s won¡¯t make much difference. Teams that are able to pull together as one and find that extra burst of team spirit can overcome trials better than teams who don¡¯t get along and are …

Position: Second Baseman Teams: Detroit Tigers, 1924-1942 Never flamboyant and the possessor of an almost Sphinx-like demeanor, Charlie Gehringer might have gone virtually unnoticed on the baseball diamond but for one remarkable quality. He gave the same quietly outstanding performance day in and day out. Gehringer¡¯s unceasing excellence led to …

Among the many great vacation spots on the West Coast of the United States is the lovely city of San Francisco. Surrounded by water, and built on a series of hills, San Francisco enjoys unique weather and breathtaking vistas. Add to that world-class restaurants, museums, the country’s only mobile landmark, …

If you are a male athlete serious about improving your performance in sports like basketball, football, track, long-distance running, swimming, tennis or baseball, you may need to follow a 4,000-calorie meal plan to obtain the nutrients your body needs. Simply eating 4,000 calories daily isn’t enough, however — the majority …

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Foot reflexology is based on the premise that there are reflexes in the feet that correspond to all parts of the body and that stimulating these reflexes brings about physiological changes. Reflexology is an ancient healing technique, and evidence that reflexology was first practiced around 2500 to 2300 B.C. was …

Baseball games are nine innings long. With a season that runs from the start of April to the end of October, many times weather impacts a game. When rain and other delays — thunder, lightning or snow — force baseball players to the sideline, the teams and the umpires have …

If we were to create a list of the greatest disasters of all time, the Hindenburg disaster would be near the top. Like the sinking of the Titanic, the destruction of the Hindenburg is something that still resonates with people many decades after it happened. It’s easy to understand why …

The Federation Internationale de Volleyball governs all international competitions, including the beach and indoor versions played in the Olympics. While players must adhere to rules regarding uniforms regardless of the venue, most of the controversy around volleyball uniforms is over the bikinis worn by beach players. Just before the 2012 …