News from the Field

Les Stroud Takes Reddit By Storm

Les Stroud, host of the Discovery Channel's popular Survivorman show, took user-generated questions on Reddit yesterday as a part of the site's popular AMA (Ask Me Anything) series. Stroud's AMA... Read More

Luger Changes Name for Underwear Sponsor

Several years ago, the Polynesian island of Tonga held a tryout in hopes of finding the country’s first-ever Winter Olympian. They found Fuahea Semi, turned him into a luger, and changed his... Read More

Military Dog Captured by Taliban

A military dog has allegedly been captured by the Taliban. According to the Washington Post, an individual who distributes Taliban propaganda posted a video to Twitter that shows the animal chained... Read More

GoPro to Go Public

Watch out, action sports world. California-based GoPro announced Friday that it plans to go public. GoPro filed the first documents for its initial public offering Friday morning, according to a... Read More

Palestinians Prepare for Marathon

Established running clubs can be found in nearly every town across America. Not so much in Palestine. In fact, the country’s first running club, the Palestine Marathon Training group, was... Read More