summer olympics

How Much Are Olympic Medals Actually Worth?
Olympic athletes often train for years in the hopes of someday getting a medal. But while the 4,700 medals currently being doled out in London are priceless to the athletes who win them, the actual value of the raw materials may be less than you think.
Top 10 Moments From the Olympics Opening Ceremony
Last night’s Olympics kicked off with a spectacular mix of pop and pageantry under the artistic direction of Oscar-winning filmmaker Danny Boyle. From an American perspective, the opening ceremony in London seemed comprised of the best partsof an Oscar telecast, a Macy’s parade and a Super Bowl half…
What’s It Like To Be An Olympic Swimmer?
This weekend, the eyes of the world will be on London as the best of the best compete in the Summer Olympic Games.  One of my favorite events to watch is the swimming.  When Michael Phelps competed at the Games four years ago, I was glued to the screen.

Load More Articles