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U.S. legend Rafer Johnson dies at age 86
U.S. legend Rafer Johnson dies at age 86

1960 decathlon champion also lit the Olympic Cauldron at Los Angeles 1984 and excelled in and out of athletics...

Joe Frazier took advantage of his chance to win Olympic gold
Joe Frazier took advantage of his chance to win Olympic gold

Originally an alternate for the Games, Frazier knocked out his first three opponents then won the gold-medal bout despite a broken thumb...

She might have been underestimated, but Wyomia Tyus made a habit to finish first
She might have been underestimated, but Wyomia Tyus made a habit to finish first

The first person to repeat as an Olympic champion in the 100 meters, she felt strongly about her role as an activist....

Inside Shannon Miller’s decision to donate The Scrunchie to the Museum
Inside Shannon Miller’s decision to donate The Scrunchie to the Museum

The gymnast wore her famous scrunchie in every big meet for six years to keep her hair out of the way and prevent it from distracting judges....

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