Mia Hamm

May 10, 2016 0

Mariel Margaret Hamm is the most important player in the history of women’s soccer. Born in Selma, Alabama, on St.…

Barkley Marathons

May 4, 2016 2

The Barkley Marathons is the hardest ultrarunning event on the planet. The Barkley is an annual 100 mile race consisting…

Graeme Obree

April 27, 2016 2

The Flying Scotsman is one of the most unorthodox athletes in the history of cycling. Graeme Obree was born in…

Jennie Finch

April 20, 2016 0

Born into a baseball-loving family in La Mirada, California—a town bordering Los Angeles and Orange Counties–on September 3, 1980, Jennie…

Boston Marathon

April 19, 2016 0

The Boston Marathon is the oldest and fastest marathon in the United States. “Marathon” comes from the legend of Pheidippides,…