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Parents of Olympians

The Phelps Family's Best of London

Elizabeth Thorp | Posted 11.10.2012 | Travel
Elizabeth Thorp

Now that the 2012 Summer Olympics are over, Michael Phelps' family shares their travel tips, highlights of their London trip and some personal photos.

Olympian Parenting: Lessons For The Rest Of Us

Lisa Belkin | Posted 10.06.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

These parents cheering and grimacing on our flat screens? They are who we hope to be -- an Olympic medal trumps even an Ivy league admission in the parenting sweepstakes -- and they are who we fear becoming -- after all, you can't be a normal family with this kind of hyperfocus on one child.

NBC Says Parent Cams Only Used When Parents Are 'Relevant To The Story Lines'

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 10.02.2012 | Parents

American gymnast Aly Raisman earned a gold medal for her athletic prowess in London. It's her mom who's gone viral. NBC's video of Lynn...

Raising U.S. Olympic Gymnast Aly Raisman

Ronna Benjamin | Posted 10.01.2012 | Fifty
Ronna Benjamin

"I was the kind of mom who dropped Aly off at the gym at 4:30 p.m. and my husband would pick her up... I was not the kind of mom who waited around for four hours watching practice". 

7 Sites You Should Be Wasting Time On Right Now

The Huffington Post | Christine Friar | Posted 08.03.2012 | Comedy

If you've already blown through the ridiculous Olympics faces and all of the drunk FAILs, then its time to snap on some plastic gloves and go deep int...

WATCH: Parents Of 'Fab 5' Celebrate With Their Daughters

Posted 08.01.2012 | Parents

When Aly Raisman finished her floor routine on Tuesday, the world knew Team USA had won gold in Women's gymnastics. Viewers watched her weep with joy ...