Olympian Ryan Lochte made a big splash (yes, pun intended) in the swimming world as he gave Michael Phelps a run for his money in what was previously Phelps's game. Lochte now intends on capitalizing on his fame to trademark silly catchphrases.
Led by seven medals from its track athletes, the United States ran past China into the lead in the overall medal count at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London on Wednesday. Here’s a recap of the day’s highlights:
NBC has drawn criticism over their choice to air events by tape delay in primetime, rather than live as the events are taking place. That criticism even extends to one sportscaster at NBC affiliate WTLV in Jacksonville, Florida.
Olympian Kara Goucher has her roots here in Duluth and she was representing the whole nation at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London yesterday in the marathon, she didn't medal but she lead the main pack of runners for a good chunk of the race. Even though she's not leaving with a medal, she…
If there’s one thing we’ve always taken for granted regarding the Olympics, it’s that gold medals are actually made out of gold. So imagine our surprise when we learned that this year’s first place medals are mostly silver.