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Hannah Teter

The Word to Use for My Older Brother Is "Inspiring"

Hannah Teter | Posted 05.04.2014 | Impact
Hannah Teter

The use of the "r-word" perpetuates the marginalization and exclusion of individuals with intellectual disabilities that persist in society, and it cannot be tolerated.

U.S. Snowboarders (FINALLY!) Conquer Sochi Halfpipe

AP | WILL GRAVES | Posted 02.12.2014 | Sports

KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (AP) — American Kaitlyn Farrington won gold in the women's Olympic snowboarding halfpipe final on Wednesday, edging defendi...

Olympic Athletes and Self-Reliance

Anita Casalina | Posted 04.11.2014 | Impact
Anita Casalina

Some athletes even take their hard won notoriety and maybe those endorsements they worked so hard to get, and they go on to start or support charities to help others better their lives.

Twenty Athletes Who Are Changing the Way We Eat

Danielle Nierenberg | Posted 09.29.2013 | Green
Danielle Nierenberg

Athletes are acutely aware of the power that food has over the human body. When they're not training or competing, many of them are doing their part to make sure that no one is limited by hunger, malnutrition, or obesity-related health problems.

An Exclusive Interview With Snowboarding Olympic Gold Medalist Hannah Teter

Cyrus Saatsaz | Posted 09.17.2011 | Sports
Cyrus Saatsaz

In terms of personal accomplishments, no female snowboarder has achieved more success on a snowboard than Hannah Teter. Olympic Gold Medal. Olympic Silver Medal. Multiple X Games medals. Six World Cup victories. The list goes on and on.

Snowboarding Comes Home to the Burton US Open

Jake Burton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jake Burton

People often ask me what the Olympics have done for snowboarding. For me, it's more about what snowboarding has done for the Olympics.

Equality Fudge Chunk

Amanda McCall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Amanda McCall

What makes "Maple Blondie" so significant is not just that it is named after an Olympian, but that it is the first Ben & Jerry's flavor EVER to be named after a female.

Hannah Teter, Gold-Medal Snowboarder, Carves a Meaningful Life

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Avital Andrews

You'd expect a gold-medal snowboarder to be confident, outgoing, brassy, even. And Hannah Teter -- who won the halfpipe competition in Torino and is competing again in Vancouver -- is all that.

Hannah Teter, Olympic Snowboarder, Gives Back Through Maple Syrup Organization

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

In an interview with NBC Nightly News, Olympic snowboarder, 2006 gold medal winner and 2010 silver medal winner Hannah Teter says she "knew [she] was ...

Hannah Teter Wins Silver, Kelly Clark Takes Bronze In Women's Halfpipe

AP | EDDIE PELLS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

WEST VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Torah Bright brought a timely flash of excellence to an otherwise messy night on the halfpipe. She walked awa...

A Raging Case of Olympic Fever (Plus My Favorite Johnny Weir Quotes!)

Erica Boeke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Erica Boeke

I have Olympic Fever. I really do. Sure, others might call it a sinus infection, but I've got it bad. And it doesn't seem to be going away. The cure i...

Hannah Teter Selling Underwear For Charity (PHOTO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Hannah Teter, a snowboarder on the U.S. Olympic team, is selling underwear to support Doctors Without Borders. The New York TImes' "Rings" blog writes...