In this issue Foam Magazine turns the spotlight on the image of, and imagery surrounding, sport. Sport furnishes us with myths, heroes and villains, with situations rife with emotion, anxiety, sorrow and joy. And all that presented in the form of a more or less understandable story. It is life in a regulated, stylised, concentrated form. The narrative qualities of a contest, of a race or even a complete sports career and the way in which these interrelate may well be the driving force behind the popularity of sport.