Emil Zatopek

July 27, 2015 0

Emil Zapotek may very well be the greatest runner of all time. Born in Koprivnice, Czechoslovakia on September 19, 1922 he was the sixth child…

Dan O’Brien

July 17, 2015 1

The title of “World’s Greatest Athlete” is traditionally given to the man who wins the Olympic decathlon. It was first bestowed upon the great Jim…

Bonnie Blair

July 15, 2015 1

Bonnie Kathleen Blair is the most decorated woman in Winter Olympic history. Born in Cornwall, New York on March 18, 1964 as the youngest of…

Alberto Salazar

July 2, 2015 0

Alberto Salazer was born in Cuba, moved to Massachusetts and attended the University of Oregon. It is no wonder, then, that he logged so many…