- Two-time Olympian (2012, 2016); Six-time Olympic medalist (5 gold, 1 silver)
- Rio 2016 Olympic Games, gold (800m free, 400m free, 200m free, 4x200m free); silver (4x100m free)
- London 2012 Olympic Games, gold (800m free)
- Most recent: 2015 – gold (200m free, 400m free, 800m free, 1,500m free, 4x200 free)
- Years of participation: Long Course – 2013, 2015
- Medals: 9 (9 golds)
- Gold – 2013 (400m free, 800m free, 1,500m free, 4x200m free); 2015 (200m free, 400m free, 800m free, 1,500m free, 4x200m free)
Red, White & Trending: Aug. 26-Sept. 1
Jamie MacDonald Sept. 02, 2016
Team USA’s Paralympic stars — including Tatyana McFadden, Brad Snyder, Jennifer Schuble and Jessica Long — are are retracing the magical Road to Rio (and they look good doing it), the Final Five's Video Music Awards odyssey (hugs with Beyonce? yes, hugs with Beyonce), all sorts of hometown cameos ranging from first pitches (Danell Leyva could use some work) to making a speech in front of an NFL team, keys to cities, Katie Ledecky and The Boss, Jordan Burroughs pricelessly snuggling with his baby (and in the crib, no less), Steve Langton stares down the Badlands, Mikaela Shiffrin and Missy Franklin become the bestest and fastest of friends, and much more.
7 U.S. Olympic Champions Who Defended Their Titles In Rio
Sept. 01, 2016
Nineteen U.S. Olympic champions had a chance to defend their titles in Rio. See which seven of them did.
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.
Breaking Down The Finalists For Female Athlete Of The Olympic Games And Why You Should Vote For Them
Paul D. Bowker Aug. 31, 2016
These five women combined to win 11 gold medals in Rio de Janeiro.
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.
Team USA Athletes Return Home From The Rio 2016 Olympic Games
Aug. 25, 2016
See what athletes were posting about as they departed Rio and returned to the U.S.
Of The Golden Stars Of Rio – And Those Who Made All Medals Shine Brighter
Philip Hersh Aug. 21, 2016
Philip Hersh takes a look at some of Team USA's biggest stars in Rio.
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.
For U.S. Swimmers, Team Effort Brought Stunning Success In An Individual Sport
Philip Hersh Aug. 14, 2016
The U.S. team earned 33 medals in Rio, more than the combined total of countries two through five.