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Whether on the Olympic stage or the home hill, women on skis demonstrate what sportsmanship, bravery, and self-love could look like

The most dominant ski racer on the planet is constantly questioning her talents—which may be the secret of her greatness

Four years ago, the Minnesota phenom won historic Olympic gold in cross-country skiing, alongside Kikkan Randall. She was just getting going.

We spoke to Mikaela Shiffrin about injuries, Simone Biles, and the pressures of Olympic stardom

The case for an event that’s somewhere between the Boston Marathon and the Olympic Trials

A scientific paper predicts how potential future Summer Games host venues may become more and more constrained as global temperatures continue to rise.

1500m Olympic medalist Josh Kerr and his Coach Danny Mackey on the training, psychology and key workouts that led to him to become one of the best middle distance runners in the world.

The Tokyo 2020 Paralympics get underway this week. Here’s who and how to watch.

The Tokyo Games reminded us why athletics remains the greatest show on earth

A few of our favorite moments from the Tokyo Games that inspired us for their demonstration of courage, commitment, passion and excellence.

Despite difficult conditions, the women’s sport-climbing finals produced a predictable result

American Nathaniel Coleman took second, while perennial favorite Adam Ondra missed out on the podium altogether

No runner has ever won the 5,000-meter, 1,500-meter, and 10,000-meter treble at the same Olympics. But there have been other memorable distance triples and doubles.

We asked a handful of athletes competing in Tokyo in various sports to share how they fuel themselves

A lot of the world’s top climbers won’t be in the Olympics. Here’s why.

In what might be the first step toward an unprecedented triple, the Dutch runner won two races on the same day

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