Behind the Games: Wrap-Up

From dangerous winds to wardrobe malfunctions, there wasn’t a dull moment in this year’s Winter Games. Russia couldn’t compete after its doping scandal, but some of its athletes did. And…

Behind the Games: Shani Davis

There is no slowing down Shani Davis! The 35-year-old has been skating almost as long as he could walk. Now, he’s competing in his 5th straight Winter Games. The Chicago…

Behind the Games: Elana Meyers Taylor

American bobsledder Elana Meyers Taylor loves to compete. The 33-year-old grew up in Georgia, playing pretty much every sport she could. She was offered scholarships to play four sports in…

Behind the Games: Lindsey Vonn

When it comes to celebrity athletes, Lindsey Vonn is an A-lister. The 33-year-old is the most successful ski racer in American history. Lindsey is one of only six women to…

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…

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…

Behind the Games: Nick Goepper

During this year’s Winter Games, over 200 athletes are competing for Team USA. One of them is from our own back yard! Nick Goepper grew up in Lawrenceburg, Indiana. He…