Olympic diver Tom Daley still applauds Simone Biles' decision to withdraw from several events she was predicted to win at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. While many were shocked by the move, Daley understood she bowed out in order to protect herself. "It wasn't just about mental health, it was... about... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Olympic swimmer Elizabeth Beisel, 29, is on a mission to complete a swim that is not just historic but also very dear to her heart. Beisel, who is a two-time Olympic medalist, will attempt to swim from Rhode Island to Block Island... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Olympian Danielle Lawrie’s 7-year-old daughter Madison learned the hard way that training for the Olympics is no joke. Lawrie, 34, is a mother of two and a member of the Canadian softball team that will compete in the Tokyo games later this... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- As the 2021 Olympic trials pick up speed, so has political controversy surrounding them -- with some Republicans attacking the Biden White House for defending one Olympian they want removed from Team USA. Gwen Berry, who turns 32 Tuesday, earned a spot on... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Olympic sprinter Allyson Felix is lending her voice to educate people about life-threatening pregnancy complications after facing her own potentially deadly experience when she gave birth to her daughter in November 2018. Felix, whose... Read More.
By KELLY MCCARTHY, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Elite track and field athlete Tommie Smith is set to become the newest face of the iconic Wheaties cereal box.Smith, a racial equality trailblazer and record-breaking track and field world champion, will be... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Olympic gold medal gymnast Shawn Johnson, who recently announced she is pregnant with her second child, revealed Sunday that she has tested positive for COVID-19.Johnson, also mom to 15-month-old daughter,... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- The new HBO Sports documentary The Weight of Gold talks to Olympic athletes about the deep, dark mental health struggles many of them face when they’re not competing. Ahead of tonight's premiere, Gold medal winning diver David Boudia dished to ABC Audio that this... Read More.