Olympic Sport

U.S. gymnast Gabby Douglas won gold at the London Olympic Games. Hear her thoughts on inspiring a generation of would-be Olympians.

In the spirit of the 2012 Olympics, we rounded up 15 lesser-known exercises inspired by the London Games. Try ‘em out to spice up your next workout!

Dashing isn’t just for the spice rack. Check our 15 facts on the 200 meter dash — the middle child of Olympic sprinting. We've got the low down from Usain Bolt's world record run to the event's origins.

Think that synchronized swimming is for wannabe mermaids? Think again. Synchro is a grueling sport bursting with athletic and artistic merit.

It's Day 11 of the Summer Games and the excitement has only just begun. Read to see why our Olympic fever keeps climbing, and why some of these athletes just can't be beat.

Want to know what it feels like to fly? Here’s your ticket: Olympic trampoline, a gymnastics event that has athletes soaring, flipping, and twisting 30 feet in the air.

Want to know what it feels like to fly? Here’s your ticket: Olympic trampoline, a gymnastics event that has athletes soaring, flipping, and twisting 30 feet in the air.

It's Day 11 of the Summer Games and the excitement has only just begun. Read to see why our Olympic fever keeps climbing, and why some of these athletes just can't be beat.

Think that synchronized swimming is for wannabe mermaids? Think again. Synchro is a grueling sport bursting with athletic and artistic merit.

Dashing isn’t just for the spice rack. Check our 15 facts on the 200 meter dash — the middle child of Olympic sprinting. We've got the low down from Usain Bolt's world record run to the event's origins.

In the spirit of the 2012 Olympics, we rounded up 15 lesser-known exercises inspired by the London Games. Try ‘em out to spice up your next workout!

U.S. gymnast Gabby Douglas won gold at the London Olympic Games. Hear her thoughts on inspiring a generation of would-be Olympians.