- Two-time Olympian (2012, 2016); Olympic medalist (gold)
- Rio 2016 Olympic Games, gold
- London 2012 Olympic Games, 7th
- Most recent: 2015 – 13th
- Years of participation: 2011-15
- Top finish: 7th – 2011, 2014
- 2015 Pan American Games, 7th
Red, White & Trending: Sept. 23-29
Jamie MacDonald Sept. 30, 2016
Our 10 favorite images from Team USA’s epic White House visit, our favorite photos from the day before the epic visit (from rainy day selfies, to Olympic and Paralympic athletes receiving, and posing with, with their rings, to Team USA all dressed up for the Team USA Awards show), the Final Five’s excellent week, Danell Leyva’s “Carlton” dance lesson, Jordan Burroughs’ lasting legacy honor, Katie Ledecky’s cap celebrates in Washington, Ashton Eaton takes an awe-inspiring walk, Bubba Watson and Michael Phelps (and Boomer) are on the Ryder Cup scene, and much more.
Top Tweets From Team USA's White House Visit
Sept. 29, 2016
Check out what Team USA Olympic and Paralympic athletes were tweeting from our nation's capital.
Move Over, President Obama! Team USA Athletes Share The First Things They Would Do As President
Lisa Costantini Sept. 29, 2016
14 Olympians and Paralympians just back from Rio envision what they would do if they were president for a day.
When St. Jude Called, Olympic BMX Champ Connor Fields Had No Hesitation
Karen Price Sept. 13, 2016
Fields, who won Team USA's first BMX gold in Rio, visited the pioneering children’s hospital.
U.S. Olympic Committee Announces Details Of Team USA Awards Presented By Dow, Best Of The Games
United States Olympic Committee Sept. 06, 2016
Fan voting at TeamUSA.org/Awards closes Friday, Sept. 9, at 11:59 pm MT.
Who Were The Top 5 Team USA Men Of The Rio Olympic Games?
Scott McDonald Sept. 01, 2016
Three finalists won their first gold medals, and two wrapped historic careers with their last golds.
A Look Back At Each Of Team USA's 46 Gold Medals Won At The Rio Olympics
Aug. 31, 2016
See photos from the gold-medal moments and learn what made each one so significant.
Red, White & Trending: Aug. 19-25
Jamie MacDonald Aug. 26, 2016
The Olympic Games are over, but we have not only the photo highlights from the Closing Ceremony (the selfies, the ponchos, the pre-event dance parties), but also the first signs of the Paralympic Games set to pick up where Team USA left off (Amy Purdy has already arrived, and she has some news), medal-stacking skills taught by Michael Phelps to Simone Biles, Olympic cheat days (yes, involving doughnuts topped with bacon), the ultimate whirlwind of a return for the Final Five, a gold-worthy electric slide, Olympians getting back to work in Paris, a hockey legend's push-ups, winter athletes checking in from the other side of the world and much more.
U.S. Olympic Committee Announces Olympic Finalists For Team USA Awards Presented By Dow, Best Of The Games
United States Olympic Committee Aug. 21, 2016
Online fan voting is available at TeamUSA.org/Awards through Sept. 6.
Vote On Team USA's Top Athletes From The Rio Olympic Games
Aug. 21, 2016
See which athletes made Team USA's Best of the Games award nominations and vote on your favorites.
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