Manuela Di Centa: An Italian Ski-Legend claims 5 medals in Lillehammer | Legends Live on

What Manuela achieved at Lillehammer was incredible and perhaps unrepeatable. I wouldn’t have achieved it if I had not believed since I was a child, that girls like me who love cross-country skiing, could achieve great things in sport. Following Lillehammer, Manuela has left a historic and indelible mark as an athlete and as a […]

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Winning an Olympic Medal 11 Years Later – Ep. 3 ft. Japan’s 4x100m relay | Take The Podium

-I’m nervous. -Of course! -Me too! -Me too! The medal makes it scarier! “The medal makes it scarier”, he says. You even sound scared. For me, that’s the most terrifying. It’s not as bad as last time, right? I was so terrified. You haven’t been this scared for a long time? How scared? The same […]

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Argentina scores Football perfection In Athens | The Olympics On The Record

Argentina was among the founding members of the International Olympic Committee, and sent a team to Paris in 1900, the second Olympic Games of the modern era. But it wasn’t until 1924 that Argentinian athletes first tasted Olympic Gold. That came in the sport of polo, long since dropped from the Olympic programme. Argentinians won […]

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What happens with the medals after doping cases? – Ep. 2 ft. Austra Skujytė | Take the Podium

Being an athlete is trying to make your body perform as well as you can. Be prepared mentally, physically, to be prepared for something what might happen what you are not expecting, to really pull the best out of you. London ’12 that was probably mostly replayed competition, especially with the medal slipping out of […]

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PANG Qing & TONG Jian Playing Badminton [English Caption]

TONG: So why are we in Qingdao? >>PANG: You can explain, no need to be courteous. TONG: First of all sight-seeing, to see Qingdao’s scenery in May. But more importantly, to provide up-to-date badminton news just before competition on condition and status of athletes, for all badminton fans.>>PANG: Since everyone gets nervous before a competition, […]

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First Pro Trans Athlete Faces A Crossroads After Coming Out Publicly | Identify

(IN 2016, THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE RULED (THAT TRANSGENDER ATHLETES COULD COMPETE (WITHOUT UNDERGOING SURGERY.) (THIS POLICY MADE HISTORY IN THE SPORTS WORLD, WELCOMING (A NEW GENERATION OF ATHLETES INTO THE OLYMPIC FAMILY.) (HARRISON BROWNE IS THE FIRST PROFESSIONAL ATHLETE (IN TEAM SPORTS IN NORTH AMERICA (TO COME OUT PUBLICLY AS TRANSGENDER.) (HE HAS RECENTLY […]

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