Stories Of Americans Passionately At Play

"Sport, at its best, at its most human, is able to inspire an innocence and joy that is unique to each of us."
~ Richard Corman ~

The Sports


I once went on a journey to see if I could find 50 different sports being played on a serious competitive level by American athletes. Turned out to be a piece of cake. It got me to thinking though. Are there 50 sports that pretty much anybody with a little motivation can play? And play well? Let’s find out.

From the IGTS Vault

An empty Maples Pavilion prior to the Men's National Volleyball Championships in 2010

Switzerland This Wasn’t

With the home-iest of home court advantages, the Stanford men’s volleyball team held the upper hand(s) in the NCAA Championship. Would it be enough? Read More »