Kurt Steiner has dedicated his life to skipping stones, developing a technique to produce throws that defy the laws of physics
The complexity of doping rules in endurance sports can be alienating for fans. But what’s the alternative?
World champion mountain biker Kate Courtney pens a goodbye note to her retiring mentor
This year the U.S. will host the most World Cup events in history. Stream them all live on Outside.
John John Florence has remarkable physical talents, but his greatest asset as an athlete might be his enduring positive attitude
Runners make bigger improvements following a flexible workout schedule rather than sticking with a predetermined one
Meet an amazing man who has dedicated his entire adult life to stone skipping, sacrificing everything to produce world-record throws that defy the laws of physics. To hear him tell it, he has no choice.
Women are said to be 10 to 12 percent slower than men across distances, but a new analysis finds narrower gaps for sprinters
While many sports are tightening restrictions on transgender athletes, these leagues went in the opposite direction
There’s a reason a strenuous outing makes you desire a greasy mound of meat: it has a lot of what your body needs
There’s encouraging new evidence on artery stiffening and the risks of too much exercise
I’m a Denver Broncos fan. I’m also an environmentalist, outdoorsman, and bike rider who lives in a world that seems increasingly choked with oversized adventure vehicles. Can I really be both?
The greatest of all time may not hold the lead until the final stage. But she’s loving every minute in the yellow jersey.
There’s no sport whose feats of athletic brilliance are more accessible to the masses
During Thursday’s 18th stage, Jonas Vingegaard waited when his rival, Tadej Pogacar, crashed on a descent
The Wigudun Galu Association celebrates the ancestral gender diversity of their Indigenous territory
Adrien Niyonshuti hit the slopes of cycling’s most iconic climb on a hefty bicycle designed for carrying cargo in Africa
It's no secret that athletes need to develop their mental game to compete at their best, but a growing number of athletes in many sports are now seeking out expert-led training for their minds
In his latest VeloNews journal, American cyclist Neilson Powless explains what it was like to come agonizingly close to leading the world’s biggest bike race
If doping admissions and bans are the threshold, just one U.S. rider has ever worn yellow
Tour riders eat more food, race less, and train at altitude more frequently than ever before. Dutch team Jumbo-Visma takes us inside its preparation for the world’s biggest bike race.
After 43 days on the run, the 34-year-old was booked into the Travis County, Texas, jail with a bail set at $3.5 million
The American rider pens his second exclusive blog from the Tour de France for VeloNews
Should governing bodies bear the burden of proof when determining who is eligible to compete in women’s sports?
Eighteen years ago, I was one of the best runners in the country, then a mysterious fatigue took that away. Now I’m learning to appreciate the running I still can do.
Last weekend, 500 people headed to Huntington Beach, California, to participate in what is believed to be the largest-ever gathering of Black surfers
When one of bikepacking’s best athletes set a fastest known time on a legendary route, ultradistance cycling’s corner of the internet exploded in controversy around the meaning of the term “self-supported”
Endurance athlete Jack Kuenzle climbed and skied the volcano in just over an hour and a half
Last summer, Tiffany Thiele, a young rock climber from Reno, Nevada, took her life after posting a Facebook message claiming she’d been raped by a ski patroller. She left behind an unsolvable mystery about what really happened, along with urgent questions about whether more could have been done to heal her feelings of pain and distrust.
Scientists studying mice found that their competitive efforts depended on their social ranking rather than their strength or speed
To become one of those people who joyfully hikes, bikes, and skis in the nude, she’d have to train for it
For some pro runners, having the freedom to choose their footwear is worth more than a contract
The elite athlete opens up about the pressures to be light and fast—and her journey toward a healthier relationship with her body and performance
The Bowerman Track Club failed its own athletes by not being transparent about its relationship with the suspended star
Despite years of research, the athletic potential of Montmorency cherries isn’t as sweet as it sounds
For the German climber and his family, life has changed dramatically over the past five weeks
Drew Petersen seemed like just another free-spirited mountain dude. But the pain he was hiding nearly destroyed him.
Vasu Sojitra lost his right leg as a baby, and Patrick Halgren lost his left at 23. When the two met and realized their feet were the same size, they've traded shoes ever since.
The world of fitness is always changing—for better and for worse. Here, we’ve focused on the bright side, spotlighting five faces in the health and wellness scene that are pushing for inclusivity, justice, and kindness, toppling old conventions to make their own.
The most dominant ski racer on the planet is constantly questioning her talents—which may be the secret of her greatness
Two-time Olympic medalist Nick Willis credits his longevity to residing in a college town. And not doing too many vomit-inducing workouts.
The 35-year-old made the switch after giving birth to her fourth child. Here’s what we can learn from her experience.
Four years ago, the Minnesota phenom won historic Olympic gold in cross-country skiing, alongside Kikkan Randall. She was just getting going.
Andrew Jackson reveals his favorite places to ride a bike, fuel up, and play in his home city
Whether you’re looking to take up classic skiing or skate skiing, the U.S. gold medalist has some words of wisdom for beginners. Consider this your introductory primer to one of the season’s most fun and affordable sports.
The 40-year-old’s stunning performance smashed two world records on Friday
The Olympic medalist turned coach didn’t have time to fully prepare and almost burned out mid-quest. Here’s how she adapted and finished strong.
Athletes like Mikaela Shiffrin have started adopting the training technique to increase endurance, muscle mass, and more