Why you need to do a dynamic warm-up – The Irish Times

Why you need to do a dynamic warm-up – The Irish Times

It’s health season in The Irish Times. In print and online, we’ll offer encouragement and inspiration to help us all improve our physical and mental health in 2023. Over twenty years ago, a pre-workout warm-up usually meant a series of long, slow, sedentary stretches. Many 1990s children – wearing school-coloured cotton T-shirts – sat with … Read more

NBA’s worst performance of 2022: Karl-Anthony Towns and the infamous ‘We in Minnesota now’ game

NBA’s worst performance of 2022: Karl-Anthony Towns and the infamous ‘We in Minnesota now’ game

“We’re in Minnesota now.” Karl Anthony Towns and the Minnesota Timberwolves were still relatively new to the playoffs in April. Yes, they had beaten the LA Clippers in the Play-In Tournament to earn the official No. 7 seed in the West. It was their second playoff appearance since “Shrek 2” was released in 2004. Minnesota … Read more

Stephen Curry, who built himself and returned to glory: Our NBA Person of the Year

Stephen Curry, who built himself and returned to glory: Our NBA Person of the Year

In December, Athleticism will highlight the coaches, athletes and other personalities who have had the greatest impact in the American sports we cover, as well as in sports, media and culture. The next step in the series is our winner in the NBA: Stephen Currywho at the age of 34 led the Golden State Warriors … Read more