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These Famous Athletes Rely On Sleep For Peak Performance

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 08.14.2014 | Sports

For professional athletes, exercise, diet and training are crucial to maximizing their abilities. But in recent years, more and more athletes have bee...

In Celebration of Jamaican Independence: The 7 Greatest Things About Jamrock

Karen Fragala Smith | Posted 08.07.2014 | Black Voices
Karen Fragala Smith

Pop open a Red Stripe, break out the reggae and fire up a "birthday candle" in honor of Jamaica's 52 years as an independent nation. It has not been an easy road since Jamrock's 2 million citizens saw the Union Jack flag lowered for the last time.

Water Is the Enemy, Gatorade Mobile Game Tells Youth

Nancy Huehnergarth | Posted 01.08.2014 | Green
Nancy Huehnergarth

What else is Big Soda doing to quash consumer water consumption, and damage the First Lady's Drink Up campaign, that we have yet to discover?

Usain Bolt Ate INSANE Number Of Chicken McNuggets During Olympics

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 11.05.2013 | Sports

What does it take to power an elite athlete to Olympic gold? If the athlete in question is Usain Bolt, known as the fastest man alive, the answer i...

Jamaica Facing 'Extraordinary' Doping Probe

AP | JOHN LEICESTER | Posted 10.14.2013 | Sports

-- The world's anti-doping authority is launching an "extraordinary" audit of Jamaica's drug-testing agency following allegations that its policing o...

Usain Bolt: Wedding Crasher!

Posted 09.23.2013 | Weddings

One Japanese couple had an unexpected "run-in" on their wedding day with the world's fastest man, Usain Bolt. On Saturday, the six-time Olympic go...

Bolt Backtracks

AP | Posted 11.19.2013 | Sports

LONDON — The world's fastest man is quickly backtracking on his retirement plans. Less than three weeks ago, Usain Bolt said he planned to stop...

WATCH: Bolt Closes Season With Another Win

AP | JOHN LEICESTER | Posted 11.06.2013 | Sports

BRUSSELS — Usain Bolt closed out the season Friday with another win in the 100 meters, finishing in 9.80 seconds in the Memorial Van Damme. The...

Bolt Reveals Retirement Plan

AP | Posted 11.04.2013 | Sports

BRUSSELS -- Usain Bolt says he plans to retire from sprinting after the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics. Bolt says he wants to win gold in Rio, set an...

WATCH: What Makes World's Fastest Cat Quicker Than Fastest Dog?

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 08.26.2013 | Science

No runner -- not even the fastest man in the world, Usain Bolt -- can beat a cheetah in a race. But this incredible new video from Earth Unplugged sho...

16 Revelations About Sports And Genetics

Business Insider | Tony Manfred | Posted 08.21.2013 | Sports

David Epstein's new book "The Sports Gene" made headlines last week because it contains a chapter that challenges Malcolm Gladwell's 10,000-hour rule....

Another Gold For Bolt

AP | Posted 10.18.2013 | Sports

MOSCOW — Usain Bolt won his third gold medal of the world championships, anchoring Jamaica to victory in the 4x100-meter relay on Sunday. The J...

Bolt Does It Again!

AP | Posted 10.17.2013 | Sports

MOSCOW — When Usain Bolt means business, he is still all alone out there. Bolt coasted to his third straight 200-meter world title with the rac...

LOOK: Lightning Strikes As Usain Bolt Crosses Finish Line

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 08.11.2013 | Sports

Usain Bolt was involved in a photo finish during the 100-meter final at the world championships on Sunday night. No, none of Bolt's competitors were t...

WATCH: Bolt Regains 100 Gold

AP | PAT GRAHAM | Posted 10.11.2013 | Sports

MOSCOW -- His legs were hurting, the rain was pouring and he was trailing late in the race. Doesn't matter. This is Usain Bolt. And nothing gets...

WATCH: What Makes Usain Bolt So Fast? Scientists Weigh In

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 08.06.2013 | Science

What explains Usain Bolt's speed? Track fans have been debating that question for years, and now a team of physicists from the National University of ...

Mo Farah vs. Usain Bolt

AP | Posted 07.29.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- Usain Bolt has a new challenger, and maybe even a new distance to think about. The biggest star in track is being sought out by Mo Farah fo...

Bolt Gearing Up For Major Charity Challenge

Reuters | Posted 09.28.2013 | Impact

LONDON, July 29 (Reuters) - Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt has accepted a challenge from Britain's Olympic middle distance champion Mo Farah to ra...

'I Am Clean'

AP | ROB HARRIS | Posted 07.25.2013 | Sports

LONDON -- Usain Bolt believes the recent doping scandals in sprinting hurt the sport and insists he's running clean. The world's fastest man stopped ...

Drugs, Sports, Loss of Innocence

David Macaray | Posted 09.20.2013 | Sports
David Macaray

What do Marion Jones (American Olympic track and field champion and disgraced drug-user) and Lance Armstrong (a once seven-time Tour de France winner and disgraced drug user) have in common? Neither of them ever failed a drug test.

WATCH: Bolt Run's Fastest 200 Meters Of The Year

AP | TRUNG LATIEULE | Posted 09.05.2013 | Sports

PARIS — Forget for a moment the laid-back, fun-loving Usain Bolt. Even when he's winning the six-time Olympic champion is finding fault with his...

Bolt: 'I Never Said I'm Invincible'

AP | TRUNG LATIEULE | Posted 09.04.2013 | Sports

PARIS (AP) — With the world championships in Moscow just more than a month away, Usain Bolt is looking to bolster his confidence and make sure every...

WATCH: U.S. Sprinter Stuns Usain Bolt

AP | ANDREW DAMPF | Posted 08.06.2013 | Sports

ROME — After five dominating years, Usain Bolt is showing signs of slowing down. The Jamaican lost by a hundredth of a second to American Justi...

10 Most Influential Athletes Of 2013

Forbes | Posted 05.06.2013 | Sports

Well, this would seem to be a first. The four most influential athletes in America really don’t play. At least not lately. Idle NFL quarterback T...

WATCH: Bolts Wins Beach Race

AP | Posted 05.31.2013 | Sports

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Usain Bolt opened his season with a 150-meter win on a track set up at Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday. ...