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.
Not Just The Tri: Seely And Norman Ready For Track And Paratri Double In Rio
Doug Williams Aug. 26, 2016
Paratriathlon makes its Paralympic Games debut next month in Rio.
Returning From Rio, Coach K “Still In The Moment”
Josh Walfish Aug. 25, 2016
Mike Krzyzewski’s tenure as U.S. men’s basketball coach ended with another gold medal Sunday.
One On A Trike: How Jill Walsh Became A Paralympic Favorite On Three Wheels
Doug Williams Aug. 25, 2016
The 53-year-old took up Paralympic T2 cycling in 2014, following a diagnosis of MS.
2016 U.S. Paralympic Team Announced
U.S. Paralympics Aug. 25, 2016
The 267-member team is the largest U.S. delegation in history.
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.
Simone Biles Gets Hero's Welcome At Houston Airport
Scott McDonald Aug. 24, 2016
The four-time Olympic champion gymnast was celebrated upon her return to Texas.
Best Of The Rio 2016 Olympic Closing Ceremony
Aug. 21, 2016
The Rio Games came to a close in an elaborate ceremony as the Olympic flag was passed to Tokyo.
Red, White & Trending From #Rio2016: Aug. 21
Aug. 21, 2016
Check out the day's top five social media posts from #TeamUSA athletes competing in Rio.
Team USA Concludes Record-Breaking Rio 2016 Olympic Games With 121 Medals, 46 Golds
United States Olympic Committee Aug. 21, 2016
Total medal haul is the most ever for a U.S. team in a non-boycotted Games.