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London 2012 Summer Olympics

Gabrielle Douglas: An American Role Model

Guest blogger Sheryl Swoopes on the new golden girl of American gymnastics.

Congratulations to the Fab Five for Winning Gold!

Watch the Fab Five celebrate their big win with their friends and family!

USA Women's Gymnastics Takes Gold!

Congratulations to the U.S. women's gymnastics team who took the gold medal home in the team finals for the first time in 16 years!

Olympics 2012: It's All About the Ladies!

The biggest change in Olympic history? For the first time, women are front and center!

Olympic Athletes Eat What?

Use nutrition to fuel yourself like an Olympic athlete and optimize your health.

Hunk of the Week: Nathan Adrian

If you haven't heard of him, you will soon! The American swimmer is taking the Olympics by storm.

7 Shocking Critiques of Female Olympic Athletes

Do female athletes face more body image- and weight-related criticism than men?

Aly Raisman's Near-Perfect Performance Wins Gold!

Aly Raisman rebounded from the all-around event to take home two gold medals on Tuesday night.

Meet Missy Franklin!

Meet Missy Franklin, the girl next door who just set two world records in swimming.

Olympic Fever Starts Now!

The 2012 Olympics have finally begun! Check back here for daily coverage and commentary from three-time Olympic champion Sheryl Swoopes.

U.S. Women's Soccer Team Wins Olympic Gold!

In a rematch against their World Cup rivals, the U.S. women's soccer team faces off against Japan and wins Olympic gold!

Olympics Day Three Recap

Day three of the Olympics ended well for the Americans, but badly for the Australians. Plus, social media lands two athletes in hot water.

Opening Ceremony Recap: Let the Games Begin!

Fireworks, Voldemort, James Bond, and more: We recap the 2012 Opening Ceremony of the London Olympics.

Olympics Day One: Ryan Lochte Beats Michael Phelps

The first day of the Olympics started with controversies, upsets, and more!

Jordyn Wieber Loses the Top Spot

In a surprise no one saw coming, the world champion gymnast fails to advance to all-around finals.

Kayla Harrison's Journey Ends with Gold Medal

Kayla Harrison overcame abuse to become the first American athlete to win the Olympic gold in Judo.

Swimmer Ye Shiwen Accused of Doping

After setting two world records this week, 16-year-old Chinese swimmer Ye Shiwen faces accusations of doping.

5 Most WTF Moments of the Olympics

The craziest, most hilarious scenes from week one in London. Enjoy!

Badminton Players Ejected from Olympics for Throwing Matches

In surprising news, eight badminton players have been accused of throwing matches in an attempt to manipulate level of difficulty.

Goodbye, London! See you in Rio

It's hard to believe the London Olympics ended! We take a look at our favorite moments from the past two weeks.

What Makes an Olympian Great?

The number of medals won, Olympic games attended...what do you think makes an Olympian great?

U.S. Women's Soccer Team Advances to Finals Against Japan

Congrats to Alex Morgan for scoring the game-winning goal against Canada!

3 More Olympic Records That May Be Broken in London

After Phelps' historic win, we take a look at other records that may be broken this summer.