Craig Black creates typographic boxes for sports shoe charity

Creative Boom

Shoes To Share was founded by a boy named Ellis Short V around the belief that "sport is a global community, one that everybody should have the opportunity to join, and the choice to take part in".

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Sports Direct rebrands in bid for inclusivity and equality

DesignWeek

Sports Direct has revealed a rebrand in the attempt to unify the retailer’s identity and keep up with trends in the sports industry. Sports Direct has not been without controversies in the past, mostly thanks to its founder Mike Ashley.

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The Big Flip: LA cool, sports-themed animations by Barry Chapman that play around with our expectations

Creative Boom

We love this sports-themed series of "reverse dynamic experiments" by motion designer Barry Chapman , full of neon colours and LA-style palm trees set against satisfying blue skies.

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Spectacular Winning Photos From The World Sports Photography Awards 2020

Design You Trust

Nothing captures the emotion of sports like photography! World Sport Photography Awards is created by a unique partnership between Twelfthman, the leading sports creative and design agency and Iconify, the awards agency behind innovative awards campaigns.

Motion Design Case Study — Sky Sports rebrand

Abduzeedo

Motion Design Case Study — Sky Sports rebrand. Andrew Popplestone shared an awesome motion design case study for the Sky Sports rebrand. Created to tell the story of the battle for the championship, the title sequence conveys the energy, drama and passion of the sport.

Stunning Vintage Photos of the Panther 6, a Crazy 6-Wheeled UK Sports Car From 1977

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Technology 1970s cars racing retro sports supercars UKThe Panther 6 was a British six-wheel convertible produced by Panther in 1977. The car is powered by a mid-mounted 8.2 L (500 cu in) Cadillac V8 engine with twin turbochargers paired to a three-speed automatic transmission.

Editorial platform Glorious aims to give female sport a “new creative aesthetic”

Design Week

A new platform dedicated to raising the profile of women’s sport through culture has launched. Glorious aims to change this by giving women’s sport “the cultural following it deserves”, according to the platform.

Breathtaking Winning Action Sports Images Of The Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2019

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Red Bull Illume is the world’s greatest adventure and action sports imagery contest. Photography action contest red bull sport winners

Sports Chic

Fifi Lapin

Feeling inspired today after watching The London Marathon. I Might even break into a light jog on the way to the juice bar. The carrot juice is on me! Bunny Kisses Fifi Lapin xxx. fifi lapin

How Sport Stars Influence New Trends

Trendland

Learn how sports stars have influenced significant trends so far. Through social media and their hero status, sports stars have pushed trends that we will not forget. Words Guest Writer. HEARSAY sportswear

Trendy Octogenarian Couple Sports Stylish, Eclectic Garments Left Behind at Their Laundromat in Taiwan

Colossal

All images © Chang Wan-ji and Hsu Sho-er, shared with permission. Many of us fret over the loss of a beloved sweater or discovering a lone sock, but we can at least find some solace in knowing that the garments abandoned at Wansho Laundry in central Taiwan are being worn to their full potential.

“Disintegrating”: Photographer Fabian Oefner Slices Up a Classic Sports Cars for Art

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Classic sports cars appear to be frozen at the exact millisecond they explode in the series “Disintegrating” by Swiss artist Fabien Oefner ( previously ).

Michael C. Hsiung’s Characters Sport Bushy Mustaches

Design You Trust

His characters, mostly fantastical – mermen, centaurs, wizards and the likes – tend to sport impressive mustaches, a feature which Hsiung himself has come to be recognized with. Michael C. Hsiung is known for his quirky illustrations, drawn using Micron pens and Higgins black ink.

Ritter Sport Launches Paper Chocolate Wrapper

The Die Line

Yup, you don't have to use films or flexible packaging for a chocolate bar

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Sustainable sports brand Hylo debuts its ultra-minimal branding

Creative Review

London agency Otherway has designed the branding, which is intended to live between the worlds of sport and sustainability. It plans to partner with young sports talent as well, to ‘rethink’ the sponsorship models sport usually relies on.

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Nairobi’s Motor Taxi Drivers Sport Extravagant Costumes in ‘Boda Boda Madness’

Colossal

“Machete Rider.” ” All images © Jan Hoek, shared with permission.

Building a brand for an Olympic athlete

Creative Review

We talk to JKR and Tulloch about the project and how branding can help athletes grow their following and build a career beyond competitive sport . Sport sportsJKR has created a playful identity for gymnast Courtney Tulloch, inspired by his signature moves.

A Remarkable Split-Screen Montage for Nike Juxtaposes Athletes in Synchronized Movement

Colossal

Created for Nike’s You Can’t Stop Us campaign, the split-screen compilation flows through 72 clips of individual athletes and teams from 24 different sports who run, flip, and dive across the screen, shifting from the court and the beach to the mat and the street in seamless movement.

Spotted: New Logo for Women's Sports Foundation

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Visit Link. About Spotted posts. No further images are included. No opinion is given. Not even a punny title. These are just… spotted. Best available link to learn more about the change (or the company) provided in the link above. Poll and comments are open

Strava’s Year in Sport shows that athletes don’t quit, no matter what

Its Nice That

Design consultancy Manual visualises large amounts of fitness data to create an engaging narrative for athletes in a challenging year for the fitness community.

My Not So Super History

Joe McNally

history Uncategorized Early Flash football Group Lighting Referees Sports Illustrated Super Bowl Super Bowl 1987I covered one Super Bowl. Let me clarify. I covered the referee crew who officiated one Super Bowl.

Tokyo 2020 unveils first ever animated pictograms used in Olympics’ history

Its Nice That

The 73 kinetic icons designed by Masaaki Hiromura and animated by Kota Iguchi each show their sport in motion, representing 22 Paralympic sports and 33 Olympic sports.

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Spectacular Spirits and Sport Watches: New Design Annual 2022 Entries

Graphis

Have some spare time? Try a sip of these spirits. Check out these two new Design Annual 2022 entries that feature interesting new branding for products like quality liqueur and sporty watches.

Right Up Our Alley: Striking Drone Footage Flies Through Minneapolis’s Bryant Lake Bowl

Colossal

Photography bowling drones sports video? ? ?. After splitting from the nighttime cityscape, a drone descends into Bryant Lake Bowl in a fast-paced clip that rolls through the classic Minneapolis venue.

Cait Oppermann documents the difficult and dynamic sport of takraw

Its Nice That

Travelling back to Bangkok after seeing locals practice the game a few years back, Cait's latest series shines a light on the superhuman quality of its players.

Masks, Toilet Paper, and Thermometers Transform into Miniature, Outdoor Adventures by Artist Tatsuya Tanaka

Colossal

Art Photography COVID-19 masks miniature paper sports swimmingAll images © Tatsuya Tanaka, shared with permission. In the time of COVID-19, disposable face masks, toilet paper, and other essentials are synonymous with safety, precaution, and staying indoors.

Anna Noguera’s Sports Complex Blends Into its Verdant Barcelona Neighbourhood

Azure Magazine

When a 2014 design competition laid out a brief for a new mid-block urban sports complex, the contextually attuned design by Barcelona’s own Arquitectura Anna Noguera that integrates landscape and greenery into the complex was a deserving winner.

Studio Dumbar rebrands Brugge’s women’s soccer team

Creative Review

It’s been a long time coming, but after years of being overshadowed by male-only leagues, women’s football has finally become a major sporting success in its own right. It’s a contemporary brand that mixes sport, football and lifestyle. Sport

Stunning Photographs of Ellen O’Neal, The Greatest Woman Freestyle Skateboarder in the 1970s

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Ellen O’Neal is the godmother of female pro skateboarding who proved that skaters aren’t just a group of delinquents living in Venice Beach and helped bring the sport into the mainstream by skating on the Wonder Woman TV show.

A Collage of Overlapping Videos Creates a Wild Rube Goldberg-esque Motion Sequence

Colossal

Ranging from nature to sports to destructive events, each seconds-long bit appears to lead right into the next in “ Concatenation “—seemingly, a rocket launches straight into a pool ball that then causes a diver to jump into the water. Photography balls fire rockets sports video

The visual identity for a disability sports group aims to “shatter stereotypes”

Design Week

Superunion has created the branding for Move United, a movement which promotes sports among people with disabilities in America. Move United will launch across 43 states and offers 100,000 people with disabilities opportunities to participate in more than 50 different adaptive sports.

How Joe Wicks became the nation’s PE teacher

Creative Review

Health SportJoe Wicks has inspired millions of people to keep active during lockdowns with his live workout videos. We talk to Nikki Wicks, Head of Content at The Body Coach, and Studio Koto, which is behind its branding, about creating PE With Joe.

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Opulent Kintsugi Installation by Artist Victor Solomon Gilds Dilapidated Basketball Court in Los Angeles

Colossal

Celebrating the restorative qualities of sports and basketball’s return this past week, Victor Solomon has repaired a deteriorated court in South Los Angeles through the ancient art of Kintsugi —the Japanese method of repairing broken pottery by using metallic substances to mend the fractures.

Glorious is a new platform celebrating women’s sport through art and culture

Its Nice That

The newly launched membership platform gives access to a range of editorial content from interviews to trend pieces.

Iceland’s national football team gets a new identity

Creative Review

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Close Up Pictures Of Tennis Players Just Look Like People Trying Really Hard To Control Their Telekinetic Power

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Photography humor sport tennisScroll down for stunning examples of tennis players trying really hard to control ball with their telekinetic powers. Source.

Dive Into a Never-Ending Sequence of Jumps and Tucks in an Olympic-Games Compilation

Colossal

Photography olympics sports video?. Although devotees of the Olympic games will have to wait until 2021 for the next round of competitions, Donato Sansone channels the same excitement, energy, and displays of strength into an extravagant new mashup.

Rare Photographs of a Very Young Diego Maradona From the Late 1970s and Early 1980s

Design You Trust

Photography 1970s 1980s argentina Diego Maradona football retro sportArguably the world’s greatest ever footballer, Diego Armando Maradona has died aged 60 on November 25, 2020. The Argentinian, who had brain surgery this month, died of a heart attack, his lawyer said.

DIA’s work for Adidas embodies the “flux and flow of sports” through the brand’s iconic three stripes

Its Nice That

The studio’s co-founder Mitch Paone tells us what DIA has been up to for the past year, from its new home in Switzerland.

Karan Singh creates vibrant visuals for the Southeast Asian Games

Creative Review

Ogilvy Hong Kong commissioned Singh to create a suite of visuals for the Games, which would reflect key sporting events and the tournament’s ethos of ‘togetherness’ Inspired by the competition’s slogan, ‘We Win As One’, Singh created 19 visuals which depict a range of individual and team sports including dance, tennis, boxing and wheelchair archery. Sport

Stunning Black and White Photographs Captured the Spirit of Early 20th Century Athletics

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Jacques Henri Lartigue was fascinated by the ascent of sport in the early 20th century as a fashionable pastime for the middle classes, and was himself a keen sportsman. Photography athletics france Jacques Henri Lartigue retro sports vintage

Revisiting DogTown and the Legend of the Z-Boys

Feature Shoot

With the introduction of the eurothane wheel, skateboards quickly became an underground phenomenon among the daring, innovative youth who made use of drainage ditches and empty backyard pools to create the ultimate DIY sport — which will finally debut at the 2020 Olympics. © Glen E.

50 Windows of Creativity: Manchester's new art trail to celebrate the city's rich and diverse creative culture

Creative Boom

Work by Hammo at Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports, Castlefield. Work by Hammo at Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports, Castlefield. Work by Hammo at Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports, Castlefield. Work by Hammo at Ellis Brigham Mountain Sports, Castlefield.