“The sweetheart of the London Olympics very quickly became this year’s villain with a list of offenses which seem to increase by the day.”
“Opening ceremony TV views were less than stellar – down 35% among all viewers from London’s opener four years ago. The following night fared only slightly better, down about 28% from London but still at a 20-year low.”
Thank you for showing the world that hate and criticism can be the fuel you need to set a fire and shine brighter than anyone else, thank you for showing the world that haters can only make you stronger.
Condoms are distributed to athletes via green vending machines throughout the Olympian village. However, in a pinch, this guy — a noble hero named Eric — carries around a huge bag of condoms to hand out to anyone who may be in need.
Because everything’s more fun with alcohol.
Sports embody the best and the worst of life—our competitive urges, teamwork, grace under pressure, realizing our potential, the agony of defeat.
Maybe you’re running for weight loss, for runner’s high, or just for the pure exhilarating freedom running induces. Whatever your reason, you’ve probably hit a point where you thought running is “simple, but not easy”.
In all of my international volleyball experience, I never qualified for the Olympics. I like to say, though I can’t tell for sure, that I would have been an Olympian had I developed my mental game at a younger age.
The Mid Hook-Up, Just Let Me Catch that Highlight.
Michael Phelps winning gold in London in the 100m Butterly. Watching Phelps’ mom is almost better than watching Phelps. She is 100% the true Olympian.