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Behind the Games: Adam Rippon

At 28 years old, figure skater Adam Rippon is the oldest American skater to make his Games debut in 80 years. He’s also the first openly gay athlete to qualify for Team USA in the Winter Games. Tonight I walked in the #OpeningCeremony and got to watch my old friend @Yunaaaa light the Olympic flame. Representing the USA is one ... Read More »

Behind the Games: AJ Edelman

One U.S. born Winter Games athlete is not representing America at this year’s games.¬†Instead, he’s competing for a different country. AJ Edelman started playing hockey when he was three. He was so good, several prep schools tried recruiting him. Instead, he decided to stick with his Orthodox Jewish School. In college, he played hockey for MIT, but left his talent ... Read More »