From popcorn lid to parks around the world, the Frisbee has become the ultimate in recreational sporting equipment. JOHN MARSHALL charts its history.
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It takes guts to jump out of a plane at 13,000 feet. CARYN ROUSSEAU asks skydivers: If that doesn't spook you, what does?
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Every how-to sports video by JOHN MARSHALL -- in one place.
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As tennis stars turn into fashion icons, PETER HAMLIN and LISA TOLIN explore the evolution of on-court style.
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A new book chronicles how the seemingly laid-back sport of surfing is dominated by competition. RAQUEL MARIA DILLON visits a surfing hotspot to discuss the dynamics of the sport with locals.
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The 'column climb' is the marquee event at the Ironworkers International Union's skill competition. RAY ZABLOCKI was there to capture the shattering of a longstanding record.
JOHN MARSHALL visits a summer city program that would make Capt. Quint proud: shark fishing.
RYAN PEARSON documents a newcomer's attempt at the most audacious trick in freestyle motocross: the double backflip.
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Five stars of the X Games help RYAN PEARSON build the perfect action sports team.
Outside Dodger Stadium, fans show their best 'Bonds is up' impression to RYAN PEARSON.