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…

Sergey Bubka

December 4, 2015 3

Serhiy Nazarovych Bubka is the most dominant pole vaulter of all time. Bubka was born in Voroshilovgrad, Soviet Union, as the younger of two boys…