After swimming nearly a mile, Bethesda-native Katie Ledecky knew it was time to get going.
When Michael Phelps walked away from swimming after the London Olympics, he was adamant about one thing: His career was over.
Give your kids a summer day filled with friends, fitness and fun! Organizing a Backyard Olympics can be as simple or complex as you want to make it, so don’t be afraid to dive in and indulge your kids with a field day of their own!
Olympic Gold medalist Rulon Gardner is at the forefront of the fight to keep wrestling in the Olympics; a fight which he says isn’t over yet.
Former U.S. Olympic swimming coach Rick Curl has been arrested following allegations he sexually abused a 13-year-old girl nearly 30 years ago.
A figure skating coach who competed at the Olympics for the Soviet Union was arrested Tuesday in Maryland as a fugitive from charges in New York.
As we celebrate these women’s victories we must remember that Title IX created the opportunities for women to succeed in sports. When progressives push for public policy changes, that is what we seek: not guaranteed outcomes but guaranteed access.
Gabby Douglas is really big in her hometown. Really big and painted on a wall.
Mayor Vincent Gray, who is lukewarm to the idea of hosting the games, feels Washington would need to depend on neighbors in order to accommodate all the events and traffic the global event would bring with it.
The U.S. team didn’t fare so well this year in Olympic boxing, which certainly goes against our illustrious history of success in the sport internationally. But one of it’s most memorable breakout stars, Sugar Ray Leonard, never even planned on being a boxer.