Fencing Great Valentina Vezzali’s Latest Fight | Legends Live On

From Italy, Valentina Vezzali! Valentina changed the way we see women’s sports in Italy. Valentina is exceptional because even as a kid, she was competitive. Winning a week after her father’s death… You need to be really strong. I absolutely wanted to take part in the Olympics and become number one. After the Olympics in […]

How Precision technology is a game-changer for Archery | The Tech Race

Welcome to the Tech Race. In archery, a deviation of 1mm in a 70m shot can be crucial to succeeding. A bow and arrow is no longer a rudimentary weapon, rather a combination of extremely precise cutting-edge equipment. (HIGH TECH ARCHERY) The latest developments in technology allow archers to be more precise in their aim. […]

Mariana Pajon’s guide to Olympic BMX Cycling

For someone who has never seen BMX, I would describe it as motocross but with a bicycle It’s a dirt track with obstacles and lots of jumps. we never sit down on our bikes and we race 8 riders at a time. The first one to cross the finish line is the winner. The equipment […]

Hurdler Liu Xiang’s Historic Gold Display in Athens 2004 | Olympics on the Record

Home advantage can be a mixed blessing. The support of the home crowd is welcome, but the burden of expectation can be overwhelming. And in Beijing 2008, the entire Chinese nation was looking to one man for glory. This man, Liu Xiang. Few people will ever be able to understand the pressure that Liu Xiang […]

Usain Bolt Wins 100m Final | Rio 2016 Olympic Games

[gun shot goes off]>>Incredibles: Go on! Run! Go go go go! [Usain looks at family in confusion]>>Mr. Incredible: Yeah, come on, pick up the pace. Come on!>>Elastigirl: What are you doing!>>Mr. Incredible: No! Pull it back! Pull it back! [Usain looks confused]>>Mr. Incredible: Just a little bit! Don’t give up! Make it close!>>Elastigirl: Close second!>>Mr. […]

Russia’s most successful gymnast, Svetlana Khorkina’s legend lives on | Legends Live On

She’s a sports legend. She’s a gymnastics legend throughout the world. I paved the way for gymnastics in the 21st century and for the great gymnasts. To stay ten years at this level is something unique. And she has this charisma, a certain attitude that makes you notice her. I’d have a one-on-one discussion with […]

Volleyball Serving Challenge with Dominican Republic Women’s Team

We’re the Women’s Volleyball team, and welcome to the serving challenge.

Freestyle Skiing Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

(PYEONGCHANG 2018 STORIES TO WATCH) (FREESTYLE SKIING) Freestyle skiing made its debut as a medal sport at the 1992 Olympics in Albertville, with moguls. Aerials became a medal event in 1994, followed by ski cross in 2010, then half-pipe and slopestyle events in 2014. The events reflect the Olympic push towards more modern events with […]

How Japanese Teen Ayumu Hirano defied USA’s Snowboarding Dominance | Game Breakers

Snowboarding is not a major sport in Japan. The pipes in Japan are not up to the standards of the rest of the world. But I always believe in myself and try to perform my best no matter how bad the conditions are. Instead of trying to flip as high as I can I prefer […]

The 2020 Youth Olympics Are Coming Home! | Lausanne 2020 | Youth Olympic Games

When I heard that my city was not only going to be an Olympic capital but also an Olympic city, I became really excited because I feel like Lausanne 2020 has the ambition to gather people around its project. It’s the vision and the concept that allow these games to make the city, the region […]