Category Archives: sports

sounds of two eyes opening

Laurie, Hermosa ~ Spot | From Sounds of Two Eyes Opening, Southern Cali Punk/Surf/Skate Culture 69-82, which compiles the photography of the skateboarder Glen Lockett a.k.a. Spot. HT NYT

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here and there

No Title (Here and There), 1995 ~ Raymond Pettibon | Source: NYT More Petitbon

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berkutchy

13 year old eagle huntress, Ashol Pan #2 ~ asher-svi Addendum: See also The young eagle hunters of Mongolia

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ice bird

Ice Bird by R. Tait McKenzie — a 1925 bronze statue of Swiss skater Gustave Lussi. Photo by Bruce Buck | Source: NYT

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el clásico

El Clásico Animation Barcelona vs Real Madrid by Richard Swarbrick via kottke

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skimming the surface

[uncredited] | via iznogoodgood

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transported

Liberty suitcase Mexico’s Ivan Garcia and German Sanchez compete in the men’s 10m synchro platform event in Barcelona ~ Francois Xavier Marit The Rescue of Minamoto no Tametomo by Goblins (detail), 1851 ~ Utagawa Kuniyoshi Maze coral ~ Daniel Stoupin

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ali

Muhammad Ali. Miami, 1961. Photographed by Flip Schulke From the archives of Black Star, now housed at the Ryerson Image Centre in Toronto.

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1938 surfer babes

Women pose in front of their surfboards on Waikiki beach in 1938. Photographed by Richard Hewitt Stewart | Source: Nat’l Geo Found See also: From the archives :: Agatha Christie with her surfboard

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mermaids

Archival photo of underwater acrobatic ballet at Weeki Wachee Springs.

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