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1976 Olympics

Before Pat Summitt Was A Coach, She Was A Player

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 06.28.2016 | Sports

When we think of of Pat Summitt, most of us think of the basketball coach. That makes sense. After all, Summitt spent four decades at the University o...

Former Olympian Shares Theory On What Many Elite Athletes Have In Common

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 06.20.2016 | OWN

In 1976, swimmer Greg Louganis walked in the Opening Ceremonies of the Summer Olympics. He was one of nearly 400 Americans competing for gold in the G...

Cheated: It's Time for the International Olympic Committee to Right the Wrongs of 1976

Chris Epting | Posted 03.07.2016 | Sports
Chris Epting

I think it's time the IOC, once and for all, 40 years after East Germany cheated the world, restore Olympic medals to their rightful owners.

The Moment I Was Humbled To Share With My Mom

Wendy Boglioli | Posted 07.07.2013 | Fifty
Wendy Boglioli

As an Olympic swimmer, I learned young the value of mentors and coaches. Of all the individuals who have offered me their invaluable insight and guidance, my first mentor was my mother. She was not only my first coach but also my earliest advocate and supporter.

WATCH: Olympic Basketball Player's Same-Sex Love Story With Fashion Icon

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

In 1976, Gail Marquis was playing on the first U.S. women's basketball team to compete in the Olympics. Around that time Audrey Smaltz was knee-deep i...