Biles Sweeps Worlds

4 feet and 9 inch. 18-year-old. Simone Biles is making history. The 2015 World Gymnastics Championships finished over this past weekend and Simone Biles brought home four more gold metals. These new world titles brings her tally up to ten making her the most-titled female gymnast in history. With Rio less than a year away, she is […]

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79 Days To Go

With less than 100 days to go until the start of the 2014 Winter Olympic games to be held in Sochi Russia, I wondered  how Russian officials and Olympic sponsors have been able to deal with all of the controversy and public relations disasters that have proceeded the Olympics and create a positive image for […]

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Sidelines Main Focus for Sidebar Stories

By Hannah Couch From the Olympics to the Super Bowl, spectators at the actual event and at home are not only interested in what is taking place on the field amongst the athletes; they also want the inside scoop on what is occurring on the sidelines. During the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, the parents […]

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Cool Runnings for Lolo?

By Natalie Robertson It all started with a tweet. On October 25, the U.S. Olympic Team posted a tweet announcing the U.S. National’s Bobsled Team for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. It was linked to a press release published by the USA Bobsled and Skeleton Federation (USBSF) with information about members of the […]

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Beach Volleyball Gaining Popularity in Olympics 2012

Beach volleyball is one of the fastest-growing sports in the Olympic line-up this year. In a little more than a decade, it has come from being completely unknown to one of the most sought after tickets of the games. The venue for Olympic beach volleyball this summer is the Horse Guards Parade,and the first test event […]

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My Top Three Olympic Underdogs

Every two years my patriotism gets a little out of control. I sport old glory with pride and chant “USA! USA! USA!” endlessly, cheering on my fellow American athletes in a timeless tradition of competition. This year the Summer Olympics return, hosted in the city of London, England. Between July 27 and August 12, I […]

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