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5 Surefire Ways to Improve the Winter Olympics

By Bo LarkinFebruary 21, 2014
The 2014 Winter Olympics are almost over, and controversies involving orcas, stray dogs, yogurt, and contaminated water have taken a... More  →
5 Surefire Ways to Improve the Winter Olympics

The 9 Types of Coaches You Will Have

By Jason SaenzFebruary 18, 2014
Phil Jackson, Pete Carroll, Pat Summit; sorry to say it, but you'll never play for one of these coaching greats. Chances are... More  →
The 9 Types of Coaches You Will Have

SparkLife Goes To Sochi!

By Bo LarkinFebruary 7, 2014
Bob Costas: Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the 2014 winter Olympics in Sochi, brought to you by Craycorn® brand... More  →
SparkLife Goes To Sochi!

Cheerleading: The Most Dangerous Sport for Females

By Ashley Brooke RobertsSeptember 16, 2013
You better hide your pom-poms, hide your short skirts, ‘cause everybody getting hurt ‘round here. WELL not everyone, but a new report... More  →
Cheerleading: The Most Dangerous Sport for Females

"Head Games, Constant Head Games": The Story of a Nightmare Coach

By Dave ArgentarJuly 26, 2013
Beckie Francis was fired last month as the coach of the Oakland (Mich.) University women’s basketball team, but it wasn’t because of... More  →

In Defense of Carly Rae Jepsen's Atrocious First Pitch

By Josh SorokachJuly 16, 2013
Go ahead and call us Carly Rae Jepsen apologists, but maybe, just (call me) maybe, her attempt at throwing out... More  →
In Defense of Carly Rae Jepsen's Atrocious First Pitch

Girl Kicked Off the Football Team Because Boys Might "Lust" After Her

By Valerie BurnJune 27, 2013
Maddy Paige is one of those girls we want to hang out with. She is fun, laid back, and plays sports. One... More  →
Girl Kicked Off the Football Team Because Boys Might

What Your Extreme Summer Sport Says About You

By Janet ManleyMay 27, 2013
Oh, the heat has gone to our heads already! The first pang of sock-scented air and the Sparkitors were already peeling off... More  →
What Your Extreme Summer Sport Says About You

Myths About Cheerleaders

By Bailey_SwilleyMay 16, 2013
Is your perception of cheerleaders cliche? Do pom-poms give you the creeps? It's time to debunk some cheer folklore. Ready? Okay! 1. Cheerleaders... More  →
Myths About Cheerleaders

No Wind? No Problem...With Indoor Kites!

By Dan_BergsteinFebruary 18, 2013
Have you heard of indoor kites? What sounds like a punchline is actually a mesmerizing spectacle of air resistance that is more... More  →
No Wind? No Problem...With Indoor Kites!