Larisa Latynina

February 24, 2016 1

Larisa Semyonovna Latynina has won more Olympic medals for individual events than any athlete—male or female-in history. Born Larisa Diriy in Kherson, Ukraine—a port along…

Eric Heiden

February 15, 2016 2

Eric Arthur Heiden is the only athlete to win five individual gold medals in a single Olympic Games. Born into an athletic family in Madison,…

May Walsh

January 26, 2016 0

Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh-Jennings are the greatest tandem in beach volleyball history. Born in Los Angeles, California, on July 30, 1977, Misty Elizabeth May…

Mike Troy

January 20, 2016 2

Michael Francis Troy is an American hero whose story must be told. Born in Indianapolis, Indiana, on October 3, 1940, he grew up poor and…

Milt Campbell

January 6, 2016 2

Milton Gray Campbell is the greatest athlete that you have never heard of. Born in Plainfield, New Jersey, on December 9, 1933, Milt was the…