Olympics

  • Russia Wins the Gold for Sexiest Female Olympians (Gallery)

    Russia Wins the Gold for Sexiest Female Olympians (Gallery)

    Russia’s female Olympic athletes may not win the most medals during the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, but I can already predict that they will turn the most heads once the Games begin later on this week. One of the main reasons for my prediction is 22-year-old curler Anna Sidorova, who we provided you with […]

  • Sochi Is Hilariously Unprepared to Host the Winter Olympics (Photos)

    Sochi Is Hilariously Unprepared to Host the Winter Olympics (Photos)

    Let’s start with the good news: the main athletic complex and all the venues for the 2014 Winter Olympics seem to be sparkling and ready to go, and they certainly look impressive. From there, however, it’s all downhill. The Athlete’s Village? That’s ready. But the Olympians had better not be expecting deluxe accommodations. The rooms […]

  • Ski Jumping Through the Lens of a GoPro Cam (Video)

    Ski Jumping Through the Lens of a GoPro Cam (Video)

    GoPro cameras can provide stunning footage of many athletic activities, like snowboarding, mountain biking, and cliff jumping. And now you can add ski jumping to that list, thanks to the following promotional video from GoPro, which features an incredible look at Norwegian ski jumper Anders Jacobsen during a training run in Lillehammer. Check it out:

  • Here’s Michelle Jenneke Breaking a Hurdle in Half on Game Show (Video)

    Here’s Michelle Jenneke Breaking a Hurdle in Half on Game Show (Video)

    In case you were wondering, no, the 15 minutes of fame awarded to Australian track athlete Michelle Jeneke are not yet up. At least, not in some parts of the English-speaking world. The 20-year-old hurdler became an internet sensation when a video of her pre-race warmup dance went viral back in 2012, and she somehow […]

  • Russia Women’s 4×400 Relay Members Kiss on the Podium in Protest (Photo)

    Russia Women’s 4×400 Relay Members Kiss on the Podium in Protest (Photo)

    With the Winter Game in Sochi, Russia, less than seven months away, and the country’s anti-gay laws drawing plenty of ire from around the world, many athletes have used sports as a platform to voice their displeasure with Russia’s lack of concern for the safety and human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals […]