While skiing across Antarctica, American Colin O’Brady, the self-proclaimed first person to ski alone and unassisted across the frozen continent, came to what he describes in his new book The Impossible First, as “a hellish stretch…one of the hardest places on the continent to get across.” A polar wind he estimates at “fifty or even…

Colin Kaepernick visits with fans following his NFL workout held at Charles R. Drew High SchoolUnsigned Colin Kaepernick chose not to attend an NFL-arranged private workout, instead holding his own session at a high school to allow media to attend.He said he wanted “transparency”, claiming the NFL denied media access to its own planned workout…

Colin Kaepernick (centre) began kneeling for the national anthem during the 2016 seasonThe NFL has arranged a private workout for ex-San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick on Saturday that all 32 teams are welcome to attend.The 32-year-old has not played since the 2016 season, when he began kneeling for the national anthem in protest against…

Colin Kaepernick (right) and team-mate Eric Reid protested during the American national anthem before the start of a San Francisco 49ers match in September 2016US President Donald Trump says he would “love to see” Colin Kaepernick play in the NFL again “if he’s good enough”.Kaepernick has been without a team since opting out of his…

Eric Reid (left) was the first player to join then-49ers team-mate Colin Kaepernick in kneeling for the national anthemColin Kaepernick says he is “still ready” to play in the NFL despite being without a contract for 889 days.The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback tweeted a video of himself working out in a gym, saying: “5am.…

Eric Reid (left) was the first player to join then 49ers team-mate Colin Kaepernick in kneeling for the national anthemColin Kaepernick has reached a settlement with the NFL over his ‘collusion’ case against team owners.The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback believed owners were conspiring not to hire him because of his protests against racial injustice…