competition

Elite Competitive Whistlers Put Their Lips to the Ultimate Test

A sonic deep dive into the wide world of competitive whistling — and its long and overlooked history

When Should I Stop Letting My Kid Win?

Advice from a professional baseball player, a board game designer and others

How a Tiny, Red Male Thong Changed Pro Bodybuilding Forever

’Striated glutes are now a marker for appropriate leanness. In effect, smaller posing trunks marked an evolution in the sport itself.’

Competitive Eating Is Basically Getting Paid to Have an Eating Disorder

You thought eating 50 hot dogs in one sitting was just for sport?