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2012 Olympic Games

London Olympics Fails

Posted 08.13.2012 | Sports

With more than 10,000 athletes competing during the London Olympics in just over 300 events, the vast majority of Olympians were always going to go ho...

PHOTOS: How Olympians Celebrated Victories

Posted 08.13.2012 | Sports

Iconic Alabama football coach Bear Bryant was lauded for exhorting player to "act like they've been there before" when reaching the endzone. While thi...

VOTE: What Was Your Favorite Olympics Moment?

Posted 08.13.2012 | Sports

How will you remember the London Olympics? Will it be the pomp of Opening and Closing ceremonies? The circumstances of Oscar Pistorius' Olympic de...

5 Things You Didn't Know About The London Olympics

Posted 08.12.2012 | College

With the pomp, circumstance and 40-foot Voldemort at the opening ceremony behind us, we progressives are at leisure to lazily watch some aggressive pi...

Olympian Fit Tips: Everything In Moderation

Misty Hyman | Posted 10.10.2012 | Healthy Living
Misty Hyman

One of my biggest challenges upon hanging up my racing suit was learning how to be fit and healthy without holding myself to those Olympic standards (which are nearly impossible to sustain). I am not alone in this.

Which Olympic Sport Do You Want To See Kicked Out?

Posted 08.10.2012 | Sports

Not every event during the Summer Olympics can have the high-wattage star power of basketball or soccer or feature the unbridled athleticism of track,...

PHOTOS: Amazing Olympics Images From Aug. 8

Posted 08.08.2012 | Sports

Another day at the London Olympics brought with it another flood of memorable moments on the fields -- and courts -- of play and another set of captiv...

Workout Jams Olympians Love

Marissa Stephenson | Posted 10.07.2012 | Healthy Living
Marissa Stephenson

High five to superstars Lolo Jones, Missy Franklin, Marlen Esparza and more for letting us steal their top songs and inspiring us on and off the couch! So (world) classy.

Gatlin Still Believes Bolt Is 'Beatable'

Posted 08.07.2012 | Sports

Not long after Usain Bolt left Justin Gatlin and the rest of the field behind en route to winning the 100 meter final at the London Olympics, the worl...

How Do Olympic Athletes Handle Pressure?

Jaimal Yogis | Posted 10.07.2012 | Healthy Living
Jaimal Yogis

One shot. That's what many of these Olympic athletes will get. The stress is nearly unimaginable. How do they deal?

Argentina Guard Delivers Low Blow To Melo

Posted 08.07.2012 | Sports

The U.S. men's basketball team throttled its opponents from Argentina on Monday night in London but it may have been one of the Americans who felt the...

Usain Bolt Sets Olympic Record

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 08.07.2012 | Sports

Usain Bolt is back. Racing against a star-studded field in which every qualifier ran faster than 10 seconds in the semifinal, Bolt successfully de...

Murray Beats Federer For Singles Gold

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 08.05.2012 | Sports

Andy Murray has won the gold medal in the Olympic men's singles competition, dominating Roger Federer in straight sets in the final 6-2, 6-1, 6-4 at W...

LIVE: Federer vs. Murray For Gold

Posted 08.05.2012 | Sports

Here we go again. It wasn't too long ago when Roger Federer and Andy Murray faced off in the Wimbledon Final. The Swiss star dropped the first set...

Aug. 3: 5 Events To Watch

Posted 08.03.2012 | Sports

As swimming prepares to cede the Olympics spotlight to track & field at the London Olympics, the schedule is jam-packed full of compelling events. Her...

Olympic Rowing Fever

Kuae Kelch Mattox | Posted 09.30.2012 | Parents
Kuae Kelch Mattox

Olympic fever is at an all time high in my household, and it started even before the torch arrived at last week's opening ceremony.

Our Favorite Olympic Style Wins ... And A Few Fails

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Every four years the world gathers eagerly to watch the summer Olympics, and second only to the athletic prowess on display is the chance to to see th...

Guor Marial: Marathon Runner Flees Sudan, Heads to London Olympics

Joshua Kors | Posted 07.23.2012 | Sports
Joshua Kors

On Friday, Guor Marial and I spoke about his extraordinary Olympic journey: from Sudanese refugee, to New Hampshire high school student, to Iowa State track star and now London Olympian.

Ponies and Stripes Forever: The Olympics' Shameless Polo Product Placement

Anne Zeiser | Posted 09.19.2012 | Media
Anne Zeiser

So it seems the mega-pony on the U.S. uniform represents how we have sold our loftiest commodity -- our national honor -- to corporate branding.

PHOTOS: Cedella Marley Designs Jamaica's Olympic Uniforms

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 06.14.2012 | Black Voices

Jamaica's top athletes will be stepping out in style when they land in London for the 2012 Summer Olympic Games thanks to their fabulous new uniforms ...

Sasha Bronner

RUN LIKE THE WIND: Los Angeles' Fastest Girl | Sasha Bronner | Posted 03.21.2012 | Los Angeles

When high school students experiment with extracurriculars, they're usually exploring college options or discovering lifelong hobbies. But when Allyso...

Power List: Carmelita Jeter And Allyson Felix

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 01.13.2012 | Black Voices

This week, BlackVoices is shining the spotlight on 12 people who are primed to make big waves in 2012. When it comes to the Olympic summer games, T...

London 2012 Olympic Poster Designs

ARTINFO | Posted 01.09.2012 | Arts

As winter nears, London is unveiling the art activities related to the upcoming 2012 Summer Olympics in the city. Conceptual artist Martin Creed will ...