Sports celebrates the drama of athletic competition, often bringing about greatness.  Here are ten athletic feats that are so superb…

Howard Cosell

January 5, 2018 0

Howard William Cosell was once voted the most popular and most disliked sportscaster in America—in the same poll. Born Howard…

Ashton Eaton

November 30, 2017 0

The word decathlon is of Greek origin, from deka [ten] and athlon [feat]. The sport first appeared in its modern…

Adolph Kiefer

November 13, 2017 1

The greatest backstroker in history learned to swim in a drainage ditch.   Adolph Kiefer’s contributions to the sport of…

Eric Heiden

October 12, 2017 0

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