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Representing one's country in the Olympics is one of the highest honors an athlete can attain. Olympians personify discipline, commitment and work ethic. Learn about the sacrifices these athletes make to get to the summit of their sport, and discover workout routines, tips and techniques they use, so you can push yourself to a world-class level.

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LeBron Reflects on His Favorite Kobe Memory

Two of the greatest players in the history of the NBA squared off for the final time Thursday night, but it was memories of a time spent together ...

Olympic Heptathlete Sharon Day-Monroe Takes Aim at Rio 2016

Perhaps no one was better suited to switch from single-event to multi-event athlete than Sharon Day-Monroe. Throughout high school and college, sh...

How Kerri Walsh Jennings is Gearing Up for Her 5th Olympics

Kerri Walsh Jennings is currently training for her fifth Olympic Games, and she is hoping to capture her fourth consecutive beach volleyball gold ...

You Won't Believe How Little Money Olympic Rowers Earn

Megan Kalmoe, third from left, celebrates winning the bronze medal in the women's rowing quadruple sculls at the 2012 Summer Olympics. Most of us ...

Vegetarian Athlete Tips: Olympic Swimmer Kate Ziegler

AP Images Endurance athletes are known to be voracious eaters—especially during their peak training months (look no further than Michael Phelps'...

Comparing the Athleticism of the Canadian and American Olympic Hockey Teams

With the Sochi Olympic Games just around the corner, hockey fans everywhere are hungry to see how each team's superstar filled roster will hold up...

Lessons From a Great Runner: 5 Keys to Realizing Your Dreams

If you happen to get into a fight with Todd Williams, a jiu jitsu instructor in St. Johns, Fla., don't try to run away. Williams—who received hi...

Amazing GoPro Footage: Norwegian Ski Jumper Flies High in Preparation for Sochi Olympics

Training for the Olympics is a full-time job, involving extreme daily workouts and thousands of hours of practice. The life-long commitment to an Olym...

Under Armour Offers a Sneak Peek at its Upcoming Olympic Uniforms

The 22nd Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia won't take place until February of 2014, but at an event last week in Denver, Under Armour gave the med...

A Train Ticket That Costs You 30 Squats

Not enough change lying around to buy a ticket for the Moscow Metro? Don't worry, just loosen up your legs and get in line at the station's newest...

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