The anatomy of a NBA sneaker contract

I spoke with NBA sports agents to learn about the anatomy of a sneaker contract. Read the story via my Complex Sneakers feature here.


Designing for customization

I go inside the customization of the New Balance 3000v3 cleat to see how a shoe designer creates for customer customization. Read the details via my HOW Design article here.


The world’s 20 most impressive airports

From wild runways to extravagant terminals, explore the world’s 20 most impressive airports via the continuation of my Popular Mechanics series. The link is here.


Explore the new grounds at the U.S. Open

We’ve all heard about the new roof over Arthur Ashe Stadium, but let’s explore the new grounds at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Check out the changes via my Tennis Magazine feature here.


How Bristol turned a racetrack into a football stadium

In an effort to build out the biggest football stadium the NCAA has ever seen, Bristol Motor Speedway transforms from a racetrack to a football stadium for a game between Virginia Tech and Tennessee. Learn how it all happened via my Popular Mechanics story here.


The world of wild stadium roof design

The NFL will see its first translucent roof this season, but the Vikings new stadium isn’t the only wild roof of the era. Learn about it and more via my Wired story here.

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Exploring New Balance cleat customization

New Balance has brought baseball cleat customization to U.S. factories and MLB players are getting on board. My story for Sports Illustrated here.

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How Under Armour turned a historic bank into fitness center

Everywhere you look you see the mash-up between 1930s era Baltimore bank and modern, high-tech fitness. And it offers us a Sweat Mecca like no other. Take a look at the feature of Under Armour turning this downtown bank into a fitness center via my Sports Illustrated post here.

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The design behind the Curry Lux

Under Armour has taken to lifestyle design with the Curry Lux, a streetwear-inspired line of Curry’s signature model. Learn about the method behind the design via my Sports Illustrated feature here.

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Milos Raonic on training with on-court tech

Wimbledon finalist Milos Raonic says players in his younger generation have embraced technology for on-court training. Learn more about that via my conversation with him here for Popular Mechanics.

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