Ahmet Ustunel, who is blind, paddles his kayak solo on San Francisco’s Lake Merced. His goal is to kayak across the Bosphorus Strait in Turkey, his home country.Credit: Adam Grossberg/KQED This story by Laura Klivans originally appeared on PRI.org on November 7, 2017. It is republished here as part of a partnership between PRIRead More →

Afghanistan national football team before match with Japan, 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification, Azadi Stadium, Tehran. Photo by Javid Nikpour for Tasnim News Agency. CC 4.0 International License. In the end, the final of the Afghan Premier League’s (APL) championship was more of a night party than a sporting spectacle. ThatRead More →

‘No To the Stadium’ – Photo courtesy of ‘Residents Against the Stadium’ Facebook page A Melbourne lawn bowls club has lost its struggle to save its home of 60 years. Despite a concerted social media campaign, the local Stonnington Council has voted 6 – 3 to replace the Chadstone BowlsRead More →