| Jun 10, 2007

Shiraishi credits sailing career to mentor Tada

by Ed Odeven

“Ask yourself when you last spent a single day with no human contact — then multiply this by 100!” — VELUX 5 OCEANS pre-race press release. This was the challenge faced by eight extraordinary sailors during their around-the-globe competition, the VELUX 5 OCEANS, from ...

| Nov 2, 2006

WBC, Nichibei on collision course?

by Stephen Ellsesser

Cannibalism, baby. It’s all the rage in baseball this year. The Japanese players union wants to say sayonara to Nichibei Yakyu, preferring to have its fill of the international baseball season every few years in the World Baseball Classic. If they get their way, ...