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10 Obscure Olympic Events You Probably Didn't Know Existed

The Olympic Games are coming to Rio. From swimming laps to BMX bikes to gymnastics on the floor, there is something for everyone at the games. Wha...

By: STACK Staff

How Lolo Jones Got Lean After Bobsledding

Lolo Jones is going to get an Olympic medal. It's just a matter of time. In 2008, the track star from Iowa by way of Louisiana State University narrow...

By: Cristina Goyanes

6-Time Gold Medal Olympian Takes First Steps Since Paralyzing Accident

When Olympic swimmer and former world record holder Amy Van Dyken-Rouen lost all feeling in her feet and legs after a near-fatal ATV accident in J...

By: Maddy Lucier

5 Things You Didn't Know About Apolo Ohno

American short track speed skater Apolo Ohno has long been a household name. Even if you don't follow sports, it's hard to miss him—between his ...

By: Samantha Jones

The Coolest Thing You'll See Today: Gold Medal Gymnast McKayla Maroney's Vault in Super Slow Motion

We wish we could provide proper instruction and key coaching points for McKayla Maroney's nearly perfectly executed, turbo-charged Amanar vault, w...

By: Zac Clark

Latest Videos in Summer Games

Summer Reading Suggestions from Duane Voigt

Duane Voigt, Academic Director of Student Athletes at Stanford gives his summer reading suggestions

Duane Voigt on Avoiding Academic Burnout

Duane Voigt, Academic Director of Student Athletes at Stanford talks about ways to avoid academic burnout

Dave Tenney on Summer Training: Time of Day

Dave Tenney, the Kansas City Wizards Fitness and Goalkeeper coach talks about the best time of day to train in the heat

Dave Tenney on Summer Training: Hydration

Dave Tenney, Kansas City Wizards fitness and goalkeeper coach, talks about hydration during summer training.

Dave Tenney on Summer Training: Indoor to Outdoor Transition

Dave Tenney, the Kansas City Wizards Fitness and Goalkeeper coach talks abourt the transition from indoor to outdoor training in the summer