The elite athletes who travel to London for this summer’s Olympic Games will include petite gymnasts, huge wrestlers — and elite horses, which compete in dressage and other events.
Does your garbage can tell you the weather, or whether the stock market is up or down?
In 1967, the Common Council of the City of London placed the bridge on the market and began to look for potential buyers.
Skier Shannon Bahrke earned Olympic glory when she won the silver medal in the moguls during the 2002 Games in Salt Lake City.
Skier Michelle Roark’s entrepreneurial career began shortly after returning home from the 2006 Olympics in Turin, Italy.
The skier, also a football player at the University of Colorado, finished sixth in moguls at the 2006 Olympics and ninth in 2002.
Ice skater Kristi Yamaguchi won the hearts of Americans during the 1992 Winter Olympics in Alberta, Canada.
Few have dominated the Olympics like sprinter Michael Johnson did in 1996.
In 1976, Zimmerman earned a spot on the Summer Olympics team after winning the U.S.
Swimmer Josh Davis earned Olympic glory in 1996 when he was the only male in any sport from any nation to win three gold medals at the Atlanta Games.