In the winter months, Crans-Montana—set 4,920 feet above sea level in the Swiss Alps—is a super-chic ski resort frequented by Europe’s most influential business people (and the occasional royal). In the summer months, the bucolic burg attracts a whole different set of players. Enter: the golfers.
In July, Crans-Montana played host to ... More
The women behind Lady Sheila Stable Two are turning horse racing into the Sport of Queens
Sheila Rosenblum doesn’t like to take no for an answer. “It may be the death of me in the end,” the Manhattan social fixture says. “Life should be about calculated risks, and not all of mine have come with calculation.”
As the founder of Lady Sheila Stable Two, an all-female horse-racing group ... More
A team of golf-loving entrepreneurs and developers are changing the way you interact with the sport thanks to multi-functional mobile app Foursum.
The game-enhancing app and social community allows players to connect, engage and compete with one another on and off the course. From keeping the game score (eliminating the need ... More
Life is pretty damn good for New England Patriots superstar Rob Gronkowski right now—and it’s bound to get even better
A massacre has just occurred at a ritzy restaurant in northern Miami. The assassin—a man beast of 265 pounds with a tree-trunk-thick neck—is sawing mercilessly into the pile of bloody flesh. “I usually don’t cut it before I eat it,” he admits. A speaker trembles with the heavy bass of a ... More
New documentary Sunshine Superman sheds light on a timely subject
It’s a common saying that you would follow someone you love off a cliff, but Jean and Carl Boenish—the subjects of Sunshine Superman, a documentary premiering May 22—take that cliché to a very literal place.
Often called the “godparents of BASE jumping,” the Boenishes met in the late 1970s. She ... More
Last week in Las Vegas, Floyd Mayweather Jr. once again cinched the World Boxing Council (WBC) Welterweight belt in a bout that was touted as one of the biggest in the history of the sport. And even though Mayweather is estimated to be the highest paid athlete in sports today, ... More
In a new biography, Bill Pennington reveals the secret to Billy Martin's magic
Billy Martin is one of baseball’s most famous figures, a “big city, bright lights manager” praised for his ability to turn failing teams into World Series champions but vilified for his temper as he threw dirt at umpires and screamed at both players and team owners. Howard Cosell once said: ... More
Tennis sensation Andy Murray may have lost to Novak Djokovic at the 2015 Miami Open final, but he did score points for style when watchmaker Rado presented him with their newest timepiece—the HyperChrome Match Point.
Over the last decade or so, as watches got bigger and bigger—especially in the sports watch category—manufactures have been ... More
A French maison’s hand-crafted putters are the hautest on the green
ValGrine is breaking the “stodgy golfer” stereotype with putters that take inspiration from French architecture, boating and watchmaking.
Each club in the Demi-Maillet Cupidon collection (in orange, black and blue, above; $5,580) has a hand-carved aluminum head and calfskin grip.
Clubs in the Pièce Unique collection (gold putter with custom engraving, ... More