A study conducted at the University of Western Australia has found that appetite decreases after intensive exercise
Runners were told that half marathon was postponed due to sweltering heat; inquiry reveals weather wasn't the culprit.
A new study reveals that energy drinks can hinder athletic performance, but does hard science stand a chance against aggressive marketing and the immense popularity of beverages such as Red Bull?
After first week of race, winners of early stages become peons for premier riders.
While the Maccabiah charter states the Games are open 'to all Israeli citizens’ as well as 'to Jews from around the world,’ Arab participation is marginal and often fraught with ambivalent feelings.
Lev Skorish set an Israeli pole-vaulting record for his age. Sadly for Israel, he doesn't have an Israeli passport.
The Beijing bronze medal winner scored the same number of points as Pierre Le Coq of France.
The state ignores them, the public isn't interested, and they can't make ends meet. The Olympic athletes must go on strike. They've got nothing to lose.
The 2016 Olympics Games in Rio de Janeiro are more or less a lost cause. This generation of dedicated Israeli athletes have been let down by the Israel Athletic Association.
Four-time national high jump champion Niki Palli lives off a paltry NIS 1,500 per month,
New project is already showing results among underprivileged athletes, many of them of African origin.
Rock'n’roll races, where live bands and DJs play on the runners' route, are a hit in America. Their Israeli debut underwhelmed.
For runners in the first international race, the significance of participating is about representing their homeland with honor. But the ability to participate is reserved for locals only.
Terrorists have rediscovered the potential of sports events. The horror in Boston might next hit Berlin, Amsterdam or even Tel Aviv.
Austria's Schladming resort represents the latest step in the women's long-shot attempt to make next year's Winter Olympics in Sochi.
After Death at Tel Aviv Half-marathon, Health Ministry Panel Will Set Standards for 'Extreme' Sports Events
Senior Health Ministry officials say Tel Aviv Municipality unfairly blaming ministry after the runner's death.
Cause of 29-year-old man's death unconfirmed; Tel Aviv municipality expresses condolences, defends decision to hold event; dozens suffer from heatstroke, dehydration; heat soars as high as 35 degrees Celsius by 8 A.M.
The full 42.2-kilometer run will take place next Friday instead of this Friday, and the venue has been shifted to Hayarkon Park. All other courses and events will take place Friday, March 15.
The two young Ethiopian women did everything they could to avoid attracting unnecessary attention at the Jerusalem marathon, which took place a little over a week ago.
Spare a thought for all the runners in the Jerusalem Marathon who never dreamed of winning, but came for the singing, the sense of community feel and the great views of the capital.
Despite dominating long-distance running, Africa has yet to produce serious competitors in the triathlon.
Hapoel Kfar Sava’s Nitzan Gepstein found a balance between her science studies and volleyball to lead her team to the State Cup final.
Tadeusz Dziekonski, a 63-year-old economist at the Polish Finance Ministry, will make sure Israel's big race is exactly 42.195 kilometers long.
It's no wonder the Israman triathlon bears the slogan 'Are you tough enough?'
High up in the snowy peaks above Tehran, Iranians enjoy more than winter sports. They enjoy a taste of the Western comforts that have, for all intents and purposes, disappeared from the city below.
70-year-old woman shares her experience of running 42 kilometers, sometimes reaching the finish line when there is no-one left to clock her.
After the ouster of Gadhafi and other dictators, patriotism in the Arab world is flowering.
As Syria succeeds in judo, Palestinian motorcycle racer wins recognition for his nation.
Shachar Sagiv is part of a crop of promising Israeli athletes, and he may end up running all the way to Rio.
Despite a new soccer field and a refurbished basketball arena, residents lack basic facilities for a healthy lifestyle.