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Groan, Wheeze, Moan, Mutter... Tennis Player Grunts Upset Opponents

Spaniard Rafael Nadal and American Venus Williams are two of the biggest grunters in professional tennis. Grunting seems to come naturally to tennis players because it acts as a form of tension release when they are physically working hard. But recently published research examined the effects of grunting on the opponents of the grunters in a controlled setting.

 


10 Accessories You Really Need For Way Better Tailgating

There's drinking a few beers before a game, and then there's tailgating. Here are 10 items to get you set-up for the ultimate football tailgate.

A Backpack For Bears: Granite Gear Nimbus Core

The new Granite Gear Nimbus Core is an innovative backpack that turns the traditional backpack on its ear to accommodate some rather large, bulky cargo.

iPong: It's Like Batting Cages For Table Tennis

The iPong Table Tennis Trainer is the latest training tool for serious ping pong athletes.

Magnetic Bike Water Bottle Holder Cuts Weight, Keeps Your Water Planted

Ultralight cycling fanatics looking to shave every ounce should love this new water bottle holder from Vincero Design. An innovative twist on a standard, timeless piece of equipment, Vincero's answer uses magnets rather than a metal/composite cage to hold your water.

Zeal Optics Solar-Powered Backpack

Known for award-winning sunglasses and goggles, Zeal Optics is increasingly pushing toward technological sports gear. Joining its GPS-integrated snow goggles is the new Reliant charging backpack.

SEIL Bag: The LED Billboard For Your Back

A new backpack helps you communicate your intentions and emotions on the street.

GearBurger Is A Personal Sales Shopper For Sports Equipment

Love outdoor sports, but hate paying thousands for gear? GearBurger can help you find the best deals on the gear that you need most. 

Machines Of The Game: Best Tailgating Vehicles Of 2010/11

Usually considerations like safety, fuel economy, power, interior space and options dictate your choice of automobile. But if you'r a huge fan of college or NFL football, now is the ultimate time to upgrade your garage with your tailgating dream car.

Concept Bike Loses The Chain, Uses Cables

The bike just got a little simpler. Or more complicated? An interesting new design in bicycles takes away one of the most basic pieces: the chain, and replaces it with a new system.