Each week, a new athlete will share their weekly diet and diet tips on For The Win. Up this week? Team USA wrestler Jordan Burroughs, (...)
COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. (May 26, 2016) - 2012 Olympic gold medalist Claressa Shields (Flint, Mich.) and American heavyweight Shadasia Green (Newark, N.J.) will compete for gold at the 2016 Women's World [...] The post Team USA’s Claressa Shields and Shadasia Green Clinch Final Round Berths at the 2016 World Championship appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Host of problems -- like the Zika virus, filthy water and more -- are forcing some athletes to reconsider competing in the Games
The former Team USA Olympic high jumper who was paralyzed in a training accident in California last month says he's making HUGE progress -- and can now move his arm!!! As we previously reported, 2-time Olympic high jumper Jamie Nieto fell on…
COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. (May 21, 2016) - Team USA bounced back from a rough day on Saturday with four preliminary round wins on Sunday at the 2016 Women's World Boxing Championships. Christina Cruz (New [...] The post Team USA’s Elite Women Score Four Victories on Sunday at the 2016 World Championships in Astana, Kazakhstan appeared first on Boxing News 24.
COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. (May 20, 2016) - The United States squad moved to a perfect 5-0 in 2016 Women's World Championships competition with three victories on Friday in Astana, Kazakhstan. Reigning Olympic [...] The post Claressa Shields...Show More Summary
Aly Raisman is just 21 years old. But in her line of work, she might as well be 65. Raisman is gearing up to compete with Team USA in Rio this summer, and if she makes the team again, she'll be the oldest American gymnast to compete at the Olympics since Annia Hatch in 2004. Show More Summary
Well, here's a gruesome photo to start your Thursday... Check out the distorted digit on the hand of Team USA goalie Nick Rimando. It's crooked... and it looks super painful. Unclear how Rimando jacked up the finger -- but, damn. Feel…
COLORADO SPRINGS, COLO. (May 18, 2016) - The official 2016 Women's World Championships tournament draw took place in Astana, Kazakhstan on Wednesday and the 10 American athletes now know the road that [...] The post Virginia Fuchs and Mikaela Mayer to Lead off 2016 Women’s World Championships Competition for Team USA in Kazakhstan appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Earning four gold and three silver medals (and counting), Rudder's prosthetic helps her attain the freedom she's missed. The first member of Team USA to win Gold at the Invictus Games is a 9/11 survivor. U.S. Marine Lance Corporal Sarah...Show More Summary
The offensive juggernaut continued in the wheelchair rugby finals against Denmark. ORLANDO, Fla.-- Wednesday night's gold medal wheelchair rugby match at the Invictus Games was settled the same way as every other game involving the US...Show More Summary
Prince Harry handed Team USA swimmer Elizabeth Marks her fourth gold medal at the Invictus Games for wounded soldiers on Wednesday. Seconds later, she handed it back—with a request to deliver it to a UK hospital. Marks was in London ahead of the 2014 Invictus Games when the 25-year-old...
Fierce competitor Army Capt. Kelly Elmlinger will participate in track and field, swimming and rowing at the 2016 Invictus Games being held this week.
For servicemembers in Monday's archery finals, vying for gold is its own therapy. ORLANDO, Fla. -- The medal ceremony for archery was held on a stage tucked neatly at one end of the HP Field House at ESPN Wide World of Sports. In the...Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Clippers announced that forward Blake Griffin will not participate in the Summer Olympics for Team USA after a bone marrow procedure in his left quad, as relayed by ESPN's Marc J. Spears. Ben Bolch of the Los AngelesShow More Summary
Clippers forward Blake Griffin won’t participate in this summer’s USA Basketball Team training camps and exhibition tour. That’s the team that will play in the summer Olympics. Griffin underwent a bone marrow procedure on his left quad tendon on April 27 and has already begun the rehabilitation process with the expectation that he will be ready [...]
L.A. Clippers forward Blake Griffin will not participate in the upcoming USA Basketball Team training camps and exhibition tour this summer the team announced today.
New York Yankees reliever Aroldis Chapman said he would be willing to play for the United States in the 2017 World Baseball Classic. Chapman told ESPN.com's Marly Rivera that if Team USA manager Jim Leyland were to invite him, he " would love to" wear the U.S. Show More Summary
Well how about that! The Yum Yucky family was the Team USA representative as part of the International Burger Project. Too bad our team turned out to be very un-American. How embarrassing is this? I am taking a huge risk by posting this video of our experience at Five Guys. Show More Summary
The Olympic uniforms for Team USA were released on Wednesday, and they would be great if America only competed in the sailing and tennis events. Actually, they'd be perfect if America only competed in polo. Speaking of polo, the uniforms were designed by Ralph Lauren, and they look very much like a vintage Ralph Lauren ad from the 1980s. Show More Summary