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Be a More Rounded Athlete by Varying Your Exercises

Unfortunately for some athletes, they do similar exercises that lead to their bodies adapting to the training. Varying your exercises makes you a more rounded athlete making you a better competitor. If you are not cross training, you are missing an opportunity to transform yourself to become the…

Jaheel Hyde, Fernando Gaviria & David Boudia will be competing in the Rio Olympics

As many people look forward to the Olympics in Rio to cheer their favorite sports personalities, there are a few sportsmen that you need to pay attention to. Jaheel Hyde Hyde is a field and track athlete from Jamaica and won gold in 2014 in the 400m hurdles during the junior world championships in…

Sidney Crosby may be the next Gretzky

With the race for the Stanley Cup raging, the Pittsburgh Penguins look to further their 2-0 series lead over the San José Sharks. One player for the Penguins is Sidney Crosby. At merely 28 years old, Crosby has put together a hockey résumé deserving of the praise he so often…

Emil Hegle (biathlon) and Sven Ammann (Skiing)

Emil Hegle is also known as Emil Hegle Svendsen. He is a Norwegian biathlete who has won a number of gold and silver medals in his professional career. Competing as a junior, he won 4 gold medals in the Junior World Championships. In 2010, at the Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver, Canada, he won 2…

Andy Murray of Great Britain

Andy Murray is a leading professional tennis player is a Scot who plays for Great Britain and currently ranked number 2 in the world. He has strong defensive skills and his magnificent performance and stamina brought the championship cup to Great Britain. He played his 104th match in 2015 in which…

UFC star T. J. Dillashaw's accusations of bias

What a start to the year 2016! Here was a fantastic fight that ended up having a muddled decision that was controversial and yes, the talk of the town. The judges gave the win to Dominick Cruz against T.J. Dillashaw. It was a close call indeed; both fought hard but the nod went to the champion who…

Three Suggestions from Todd Durkin’s Book, The Impact! Body Plan

Of all trainers in the world, Todd Durkin is arguably the most sought after coach in modern sports circles. He has worked with world class athletes including MLB pitcher Cole Hamels, snowboarding all-star Shaun White, and NFA Quarterback Drew Brees. In the book, The Impact! Body Plan, Todd includes…

Ryan Lochte sets record in 200m at the US Open

Bryan Lochte broke Michael Phelps’ record for the 200 m of 1:59.26. The new record was 1 minute, 59.24 seconds. But this did not seem to make him too proud. “A little disappointed,” he said after breaking Michael Phelps’ meet record of 10 years ago. "Whether I broke a…

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Three Male Gymnasts Who Are Top of Their Class

Gymnastics is a sport that requires someone to perform exercises in different forms. In order to excel in this sport, the person must possess exceptional physical strength. He should also have balance, control, agility, flexibility, and must be graceful when performing in front of the audience. This…

Three athletic men: Trevor Brazile, Mo Farah, and Steve House

Trevor Brazile is an American rodeo champion, Mo Farah is a British distance runner, and Steve House is a professional climber and mountain guide. Trevor Brazile This Texan is the third cowboy to win more than one triple crown. He has set records and ruled the sport. Brazile took to the sport at an…

15+ Celebrities That Have Been Arrested - Some Multiple Times!

It is AMAZING how many celebrities have been arrested! From athletes to reality stars, rappers to screen actors... no one is perfect! Check out this huge list of well-known celebrities that have been in trouble with the law. Some are borderline innocent cases while others have rap-sheets that are a…

Who are Wilfried Dietrich, Daniel Robin & Bilyal Makhov?

Wilfried Dietrich: Wilfried Dietrich was a German heavyweight wrestler. He participated five times in Olympics from 1956 to 1972 and competed in seven Olympic tournaments, which were four free-style and three Greco-Roman and won five Olympic medals - one Gold, two Silver, two Bronze; out of the…

Four ways a woman can build an athletic body

The athletic body for women is both feminine and fierce. Women want a body that is strong, toned, but not necessarily masculine. Women can be strong and fierce and still be feminine at the same time. If your goal is to get an athletic body you have to change your lifestyle not just the way you…

Allyson Felix Overcomes Injury in Olympics Trials

Allyson Felix, one of the most notable American athletes, has proven beyond doubt that she is committed and determined to become the first US woman to win gold in both 400 and 200-meter races. Since her debut into the Olympics limelight, she has won six medals; one is a gold medal that she won in…

Track & Field athletes - Veronica Campbell-Brown, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce

Veronica Campbell-Brown Veronica Campbell-Brown is the youngest Jamaican female to win an Olympic medal. At the 2012 Olympic Games, she was a six-time Olympic medalist. Veronica Campbell-Brown was born May 15, 1982. A seven-time Olympic champion, she is the second lady in history to win two…

Manon Rhéaume breaks new ground for women

Manon Rhéaume is a Canadian ice hockey goaltender and also an Olympic silver medalist. She accomplished a variety of historical firsts during her career. Manon Rhéaume was the first woman to play on an American hockey team when she, in 1992, she signed as a goalie with the National…

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What is the Women's Sports Foundation?

Also known as WSF, the Women's Sport Foundation is essentially a non-profit foundation dedicated to encourage and support the role of women in sports. It was founded in 1974 by Billie Jean King, one of the greatest tennis players of all time, and her husband Larry King. Billie won the award for…

Who is the most famous female tennis player?

The game has given us tremendous female players during the last years. There are several nominees, including Venus Williams, Maria Sharapova, Serena Williams, Chris Evert, and Monica Seles. Considering prizes, awards, trophies and income, we have to narrow it down to Serena Williams and Maria…

Betty Cuthbert: only Gold medalist to win 100, 200, and 400 m

Australian legend Betty Cuthbert was only 18 years old when she won the 100-200 double at the 1956 Olympics. She is the only athlete to have won Olympic gold medals in the 100-, 200-, and 400-meter sprints. After raging a fierce battle with multiple sclerosis, the legendary Olympian passed away on…

Three Female Gymnasts Who Are Top of Their Class

There is no question that gymnastics is considered one of the most popular sports all over the world. Many people find this type of sport interesting because of the breath-taking aesthetics that its players perform. Apparently, this sport makes the gymnast look extremely graceful while performing…

What has become of Marion Jones and Maria Luisa Calle?

We’ve all heard the phrase “cheaters never prosper”, but we have very few opportunities to see the phrase in action. This was the case with former Olympic athletes Marion Jones (track and field), and Maria Luisa Calle (cycling). Although neither actively cheated in their…

Lindsey Vonn works out in body paint for Sports Illustrated

Working out is difficult enough, and sticking to an exercise routine is not easy. What they wear and how they look during exercise is the least of their concerns. However, we can’t say the same thing about the beautiful Lindsey Vonn. She modelled for Sports Illustrated in the 2010 swimsuit…

Nadia Comaneci gets the first perfect 10

Nadia Comaneci is Romania’s darling. She represented her country in world competitions in gymnastics. Nadia achieved the first perfect 10 score in an Olympics event. She started her career at a very young age when she was noticed by a coach while she was playing with a friend. At the time, she…

Three Olympic hopefuls in Women’s Gymnastics

Gymnastics is a sport that requires strength, flexibility, balance, and control. The women's events include vault, uneven bars, balance beam, and floor exercise. Here are three Olympic hopefuls in Women’s gymnastics: Gabrielle (Gabby) Douglas: Gabby is a member of the US Gymnastic team.…

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Why was Ezekiel Elliott suspended?

Last month, the NFL announced a six-game suspension for Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliot, starting in the 2017 season. Four days after that, Elliot filed an appeal. The appeal was heard by Harold Henderson instead of NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. Shortly after his suspension was…