Jason Brown sure is multi-talented!
BMX power couple Mariana Pajon and Vincent Pelluard share a family portrait.
Mikaela Shiffrin wraps up her Chilean training.
Sam Fricker does Miami...
...and Leon Glatzer represents in Surf City.
A Look At Olympic Sports Athletes In The News
Boxer Oleksandr Usyk visits his home in eastern Ukraine, partly liberated from the invading Russians.
Will Team Kenya's 'Hit Squad' boxers return to 'fame and glory' at Paris 2024 and beyond?
Team USA basketball (and 3x3 basketball!) stars fill out the All-WNBA First Team honors.
Is the European style of game to blame for NBA stars Luka Doncic, Nikola Jokic, and Giannis Antetokounmpo not making it to the EuroBasket semis?
Vanity Fair: At home with Olympian and basketball star LeBron James.
Double Olympic gold medalist and NBA basketball legend Michael Jordan (and his Chicago Bulls jersey) sets another record.
The family of jailed basketball star Brittney Griner receives a presidential visit.
Retired biathlon star Kaisa Makarainen begins a new role within the sport.
Triathlete Vasco Vilaca shares an odd, dangerous encounter with a seal while training.
Can cyclist Leung Wing-yee finally finish a World Road Racing Championship race on her third try?
Meanwhile, a recent survey finds that a significant number of women professional road cyclists struggle with a gender pay gap.
Rising field hockey star Sanjay is 'elated' to be recognized for his efforts this year, but credits his team.
Curler-turned- curling referee Marta Pluta wins a World Academy of Sport scholarship.
The CEV Volleyball Gala honored European volleyballers Kamil Semeniuk and Isabelle Haak, and beach volleyball teams Tanja Huberli & Nina Brunner and Anders Mol & Christian Sorum.
Triple Olympian Kim Bui reflects on her recent retirement from gymnastics with International Gymnast.
'Surprise' Olympic champions, Team Canada's women's rowing eights crew looks to prove their skill at the worlds this week.
FloWrestling: Seven facts and figures on Jordan Burroughs' seven global wrestling titles.
Alpine skier Piera Hudson's snub from Team New Zealand for Beijing 2022 still stings.
Olympic BMX rider Brooke Cain opens up on her mental health struggles - and why 'suicide prevention is so important to her'.
Figure skater Ilia Malinin's historic quadruple axel happened in relative obscurity.
With "nerves of steel", rhythmic gymnast Darja Varfolomeev scored a historic win for her adopted country: "It's a very nice moment for me and for all of Germany".
The Canadian Olympic Committee looks back on the career of its recently retired four-time Olympic freestyle skier Chloe Dufour-Lapointe.
Triple Olympic swimming medalist Mark Tewksbury is "very touched" to attend Queen Elizabeth's funeral with Canada's official delegation.
Will swimmer Zaneta Alvaranga 'take over the mantle from (Alia Atkinson)' to represent Team Jamaican swimming at Paris 2024?
"I've just been me." Team Great Britain soccer star Beth Mead talks being LGBTQ within women's soccer.
What is tennis great Roger Federer's legacy?
Three world championships in one month cements Pauline Ferrand-Prevot as the preeminent women's mountain biker today.
Despite a breakthrough season, veteran javelin thrower Kara Winger stands by her decision to retire.
European Athletics announces its Male and Female European Athlete of the Year nominees.
Sprinter Noah Lyles talks breaking Michael Johnson's world record with...Michael Johnson.
Could infamous Mexico City 1968 sprinter Tommie Smith win a National Book Award?
Quickly relive Kevin Mayer's decathlon world record from 2018.
Rising sprinter Israel Olatunde 'dreams big' after his recent exploits during the European Athletics Championships.
Who Are Up-and-Coming Olympic Sports Athletes To Watch?
Fabian Giessmann is a rising 3x3 basketball player who can play the traditional 5x5 game, too.
While in 'traditional' basketball...Izan Almansa earned two key tournament MVP awards this summer.
Olympic Sports Athletes At Play On Social Media...
Florent Manaudou and Pernille Blume hang out in Sydney.
Valentin Lavillenie is comin' at us.
Anna Ryzhykova did Monaco correctly.
Salvatore Maresca sails in Capri.
Carolina Marin looks ahead.
What News are Olympic Sports Athletes Making Lately?
Ukrainian freestyle skiers take refuge at Park City's Utah Olympic Park to train and find 'normalcy'.
Barcelona 1992 Olympic fencer Vadym Guttsait urges a continuation of sporting sanctions against Russian athletes for its invasion of Ukraine.
How's Ukrainian boxer Oleksandr Usyk training for his anticipated rematch against Anthony Joshua?
Boxer Michaela Walsh 'invested 19 years of hard work' to get to her first Commonwealth gold.
Jersey retirement: Olympian and NBA legend Bill Russell receives a remarkable posthumous honor.
A future NBA star? The 'world's tallest teen' Olivier Rioux makes an impression at the Canada Games.
After an unforgettable and wildly different Olympic experiences in 2016 and 2020, Team USA BMX star Connor Fields calls an end to his racing career.
Get a sneak peek at a Women's Health photoshoot with 'Queen of Beijing' speed skater Irene Schouten. In Dutch)
Olympic skateboarding medalist pioneer Keegan Palmer talks religion, 'bodies', and death with The Sydney Morning Herald.
Diver Tom Daley talks with Gay Times on his work to address LGBTQ inclusivity around the world.
After winning Team England's first rhythmic gymnastics all-around Commonwealth title, Marfa Ekimova hoped to 'inspire young kids in the crowd'.
Might rising star road cyclist Ethan Hayter get his Grand Tour career underway later this month?
Beijing 2008 track cyclist Hayden Roulston thinks Team New Zealand's performance at the Commonwealth Games was 'phenomenal'.
Philip McCatty feels positive on the development of triathlon in Jamaica, as he looks back on his second Commonwealth Games appearance.
That surprise World Canoe Sprint Championship bronze medal for Team Mexico in the women's K4? That was not a fluke.
Veteran snowboarder Cam Bolton has words of advice via the Australian Olympic Committee: "Don’t stop playing, don’t stop moving and don’t stop learning. That’s when you start getting old."
A criminal syndicate: Former Olympic swimmer Scott Miller faces even deeper drug-related charges.
Beijing 2008 Olympian and current USMNT general manager Brian McBride thinks the U.S. soccer team is in the right direction with more "well-rounded players".
Munich 1972 gold medalists Ben and John Peterson are doing their part to use wrestling diplomacy between Morocco and Israel.
Fast Company looks at the rise of surfer John John Florence's 'community-led' brand Florence Marine X.
"Surfer, athlete, entrepreneur" and Olympic surfer Sally Fitzgibbons gets a feature in Jill magazine.
Will the families of the murdered Munich 1972 athletes get just compensation?
Olympic champion gymnast Gabby Douglas gets personal and reflective in a recent Instagram post.
Cheng Wenxin (badminton), Xu Shujing (weightlifting), Jiang Qiaowen (taekwondo), and Tan Yating (archery) are four sportswomen giving baseball a try for Taiwanese reality TV. (in Chinese)
Will a gel injection help push Team Hong Kong's Tse Ying-suet and Tang Chun-man to a world mixed doubles badmnton title?
England (field) Hockey sends a message to the future British government urging support for team sport inclusion in youth programming.
Equestrian Ingrid Klimke 'follows in her father's footsteps' with world medal success in two separate disciplines - eventing and dressage.
Team Poland captain Bartosz Kurek is just one key player to watch as the men's volleyball worlds start later this month.
Tennis star Coco Gauff gives praise to soon-to-retire Serena Williams as a source of inspiration.
Runner Hellen Obiri's sacrifices in training for a switch to the marathon may include favorite food ugali.
"Everything is possible." Runner Anita Horvat has become a believer in her switch to the 800 meters.
Allyson Felix featured in Romper: How 'America's most decorated runner & mom' stays on track.
Javelin champion Anderson Peters suffers 'minor injuries' in a viral assault attack in Grenada.
London 2012 heptathlon hero Jessica Ennis-Hill weighs in on her ex-coach's recent banishment.
Beijing 2022 Olympic luger Seiya Kobayashi has dreams of a medal at Sapporo 2030.
Curling great Eve Muirhead calls time on her career while on top, holding Olympic and European gold, and World Mixed Doubles titles.
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