BETTER SEX THROUGH EXERCISE AND FITNESS

The link between physical fitness and sex is an interesting one, and one that should not be underestimated. While there are several great reasons to exercise, there is one more significant advantage: a better sex life. Recent research indicates that people who are physically fit get more enjoyment from sex and are more likely to be… [Continue Reading]

WHAT WOULD YOU DO, IF WHAT YOU LIVE FOR ENDS?

Retirement terrifies sports stars. It truly feels like death. The end of a glittering career can feel like falling off a cliff to an athlete who thrives on fame and fortune. And the longer the career, the harder the end game seems to be. It is very sad see some of our beloved stars, such… [Continue Reading]

OLYMPICS: WHY AFRICAN ATHLETES FELL BY THE WAYSIDE

Lagos, Nigeria (CNN) — Two weeks ago I visited the Africa Village at London’s Kensington Gardens, to appear on a radio show being broadcast from there. After the interview, I lingered, wandering around the national stands, savoring the Nigerian hip-hop that blared from the speakers. I stood in line to receive an inscription — carefully… [Continue Reading]

MANY UK OLYMPIC MEDAL HOPEFULS ARE NIGERIAN!! WHAT ARE YOUR THOUGHTS ON THIS?

I’m always interested in articles that discuss the performance of older athletes, whether they are Nigerian or not. The athlete in question has a very Nigerian name, so I looked closer. The first paragraph of the article read “Phillips Idowu, one of Britain’s best Olympic medal hopes, has withdrawn from the UK trials in Birmingham… [Continue Reading]

HOW RICH, MILLIONAIRE ATHLETES SPEND THEIR MONEY AND GO BANKRUPT

Professional Athlete Bankrupt. You’ve seen the headline before. It’s a  narrative that no longer surprises even the most casual sports fan. High profile  examples are everywhere. Antoine Walker earned $110 million and lost it all. Vin  Baker managed to burn through the $93 million teams paid him during an All-Star  career. Mark Brunell made $50… [Continue Reading]

TOSIN OKE – NIGERIAN PRIDE: SPOTLIGHT ON NIGERIAN ATHLETES FOR LONDON 2012

With the Olympics coming up in London this summer, I’ve been keeping a close eye on some of the Nigerian athletes, making waves in the world on their way to London 2012. I think that this is the year that we win multiple gold medals!!! Track and field or Athletics is my favorite sporting event to watch during the… [Continue Reading]