Category Archives: Sport

Art Sport Video

Surfing as you’ve never seen before – [VIDEO]

Chris Bryan’s mesmerizing film showcases the power and majesty of various surfers all shot at 1000 frames per second.

(h/t boingboing)

Infographic Sport

That Crazy 2013-2014 Premier League – [INFOGRAPHIC]

Manchester City look set to be crowned Premier League champions on Sunday after a crazy season full of slip-ups and unexpected turnarounds. The creative agency Company of Huskies have developed an infographic of facts and figures from one hell of a season.

(h/t broadsheet)

Flow Chart Funny Sport

Next Manchester United Manager – [FLOW-CHART]

Speculation is rife that Louis van Gaal is set to be appointed as the next Manchester United Manager. However, for those of you still speculating, the Manchester Evening News has a useful flow-chart for those wishing to engage in the recruitment process. Depending on your preferences, it will point you in the direction the most appropriate manager.



(via manchestereveningnews.co.uk)

Sport Time-lapse Video

Camp Nou during FC Barcelona v Real Madrid – [TIME-LAPSE]

A beautful timelapse of the Camp Nou stadium during the recent El Clasico between FC Barcelona and Real Madrid. The video captures the reaction of the 99,000+ audience during the 2-0 Barcelona win.

Champions League Final in Lego and Twitter – [VISUALIZATION]

Bayern Munchen’s 2:1 victory against Borussia Dortmund in this year’s Champions League securing their fifth title in Europe’s most prestigious football cup. For anyone who missed this trilling finale, the Guardian has recreated a shortened version of the match in Lego.

Twitter also visualized the final – in terms of tweets per minute and player mentions.

(h/t mashable)

Infographic Sport Video

Messi’s Record Breaking 2012 – [VIDEO]

Barcelona FC’s Lionel Messi won his fourth straight Ballon d’Or trophy earlier this month, topping off a record breaking 12 months. It ranks him as this years best player in the world’s most popular sport, and arguably the best ever. 2012 say him score a record-breaking 91 goals  — breaking a 40-year-old mark held by German Gerd Muller.

The video above shows all 91 goals and the infographic below where these goals were scored from.

(h/t mashable)

Infographic Sport

Frankel the Wonder Horse – [INFOGRAPHIC]

Following on from Frankel’s record breaking win at Ascot last weekend, the folks over at betting-directory.com have put together his trumps in this handy infographic.

Frankel by the numbers

(via visual.ly)