Al Oerter

December 14, 2018 0

Today’s Flashback Friday feature originally published on September 19, 2016 Alfred Oerter Jr. was the first athlete to win a…

Bonnie Blair

December 7, 2018 0

Today’s Flashback Friday feature originally published on July 15, 2015 Bonnie Kathleen Blair is the most decorated woman in Winter…

Abebe Bikila

November 5, 2018 3

Running barefoot, Abebe Bikila won the 1960 Olympic marathon.  Wearing shoes, he successfully defended his gold medal four years later.…

Eric Liddell

September 18, 2018 2

Eric Liddell is more famous for the race he did not run than the one he did. “The secret of…

Tony Azevedo

September 14, 2018 0

The greatest American water polo player of all time turns 36 today. Tony Azevedo is the most decorated player in…