Ironman World Championship

January 12, 2018 0

The Ironman World Championship may be the most grueling single-day sporting event in the world. The event has been held annually in Hawaii since 1978…

Michael Johnson

September 13, 2016 1

Happy 49th birthday to the only man in track & field history ever to win the 200 and 400 meter dashes in the same meet.…

Jenny Thompson

June 7, 2016 0

Jennifer Elisabeth Thompson could swim before she could walk. Born in Danvers, Massachusetts—17 miles north of downtown Boston—February 26, 1973, she and her three siblings…

Tracy Caulkins

April 8, 2016 11

Tracy Anne Caulkins is the most underrated swimmer ever. Born in Winona, Minnesota, January 11, 1963, as the youngest of Thomas and Martha’s three children,…

Teofilo Stevenson

March 29, 2016 0

Teofilo Stevenson Lawrence is the first man to win three Olympic gold medals in the same weight division. Born on this date in 1952 in…