How the “Fighting Lionesses” won Montenegro’s sole Olympic medal | The Power of One

(OLYMPIC CHANNEL ORIGINAL SERIES) Montenegro won the first Olympic medal and it will always be written into the history of our country and our sports in golden letters. Many girls and women were guided and motivated by their example. Milena Raicevic! It’s important to be talented, but hard work and strong character are most important. […]

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Kobe Bryant on reclaiming Olympic Basketball glory at Beijing 2008 | Throwback Thursday

I remember being very excited. I had never experienced it before and so coming into the opening ceremonies I was just like this is amazing because you have all the top athletes [in] the world [all] in one place and I Remember [it] just being a surreal experience Playing the Olympics ooh yeah, I think […]

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How Renaud Lavillenie Broke the Pole Vault Olympic Record | Olympics on the Record

Sometimes in sport, as in life, you just have to roll the dice. Renaud Lavillenie of France is competing in the biggest event of his sporting life – the men’s pole vault final, at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. And he’s gambling everything on one jump. You see, he’s currently in the bronze medal […]

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