Tag Archives: amazing

  • Helicopter Hockey Is Now a Thing, and It Is Awesome (Video)

    Helicopter Hockey Is Now a Thing, and It Is Awesome (Video)

    Only a Canadian would ever say, “gee, I wonder if I could play hockey in a helicopter?” And only a Canadian would ever say, “oh man, that’s an awesome idea. I’ll help!” One morning in early December, somewhere in the Canadian Rockies, helicopter pilot Bradley Friesen woke up and decided it would be fun to […]

  • Check Out This Girl’s Amazing Rapid Fire Basketball Skills (Video)

    Check Out This Girl’s Amazing Rapid Fire Basketball Skills (Video)

    You know those arcade basketball games in which you have to sink as many miniature basketballs into the little hoop as possible before time expires? Well, everyone knows the skills required to succeed at them don’t translate into actual success on a basketball court, and vice versa. So for fans of actual basketball, it’s hard […]

  • 23 Animated GIFs of Marching Bands Being Awesome

    23 Animated GIFs of Marching Bands Being Awesome

    Most of us have to watch college football on television, whether because we don’t live close enough to a major program (that’s worth paying money to see) or because tickets to the games near us are too hard to get. Fortunately, shows like ESPN’s College Gameday do a pretty good job of showing us what it’s like […]

  • Meet William Bell, the 90-Year-Old Pole Vaulter (Video)

    Meet William Bell, the 90-Year-Old Pole Vaulter (Video)

    Earl Bell is a former American Olympian. He held the world record for pole vaulting (19′ 0¼”) for one month in 1976, and he won a bronze medal in the event at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. Today, Earl is one of the top American pole vaulting coaches, operating a training facility in […]

  • Bevan Small Gives Us One Of The Greatest Cricket Catches Ever! (Video)

    Bevan Small Gives Us One Of The Greatest Cricket Catches Ever! (Video)

    In August of last year, many credited Sri Lanka’s Angelo Mathews with making one of the greatest cricket catches we will ever see.  Five months later it appears as though he has been outdone by Central Stags twelfth man Bevan Small. During a Twenty20 match in New Zealand last week, Small tracked a ball hit […]

  • Montana State’s Elvis Akpla Makes An Incredible Catch (Video)

    Montana State’s Elvis Akpla Makes An Incredible Catch (Video)

    While there may not be any reasons to watch highlights from an FCS football game, Montana State wide receiver Elvis Akpla gave us one very good reason during his team’s quarter-final playoff game against Sam Houston State. With his team trailing 14-6 early in the second quarter, Akpla worked his magic along the sideline, going […]