Throwback Thursday: Triumphs Don’t Always Come in Gold at the Olympics

Every two years, the world sets its gaze on a resurrected Greek tradition, modernized and inclusive of international competition. The Summer and Winter Olympics draw the attention of different people, of different ages, from different countries, with different interests to one arena. As such, the games are the epitome of multiculturalism. This year, 2,862 athletes […]

Two for Tuesday: Winter Games get High-Tech

When the best athletes in the world gather to compete next to each other on the global stage, the hundredths of a second between them making and missing the podium comes down to the gear they use. While the Winter Olympics showcase some of the greatest athletes, the games are also introducing the world to […]

Funny Friday: Jamaica has a bobsled team… and a bobsled

In honor of tonight’s Opening Ceremonies for the Sochi Olympics, let’s take a look at this year’s most inspirational underdog story.     The Jamaican bobsled team has a history of hardship when it comes to the Olympics. The inherent difficulty of the 1988 team’s competition in winter games when their home country’s climate is […]