EXTREME SPORTS

How Estonians Kiik Ass: One Extreme Swing Sport at a Time

Who could have guessed that generations of kids getting pushed on swings while screaming “Higher!” would lead to an extreme sport.

The Man Who Lifted a Car With His Bare Hands

The popularity of the strongman has faded, but it existed once.

Super Young Females Take Skateboarding by Storm

As countries around the world prep for skateboarding’s Olympic debut, these tweens and teens are reaping the benefits.

That Time the King of the Streets Tussled With a Polar Bear

When 210-pound Marco Ruas fought 330-pound Paul Varelans at UFC 7, all of the smart money was on Varelans.

OZY TV

The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.

Native American Millennials Take Over the Rodeo … but It's a Bumpy Ride

Indigenous cowboys are now grabbing the reins of the sport traditionally dominated by White, land-owning ranchers.

Spanish Bullfighting Finds a New Home in South Texas

As restrictions on bullfighting emerge around the world, Southern Texas is becoming a magnet for international fighters.

Skateboarding's Super Agent Helps Clients Soar as Brands Too

Yulin Olliver is a super agent in the world of female skateboarders.

The Rise of the Social Media–Fueled Fistfight Challenge

Martial arts is taking a turn to a Wild West ethos, with fighters challenging each other with fists and smartphones.

OZY PODCAST

When Katty Met Carlos

From the BBC and OZY comes a fresh perspective on the debate about America’s future as a nation and its relation to the world during the 2020 US election.

Breathing Is Optional: How to Become an Underwater Torpedo

Get your lungs ready for extreme swimming and how to take on monsters of the deep.

Why Small Towns Benefit Most From Major Sporting Events

When done right, large sports events can be cash cows for small towns.

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