Jeremy Taiwo

How to train for a decathlon

U.S. decathlete Jeremy Taiwo uses “Harry Potter” to explain the scoring structure of the decathlon.  Like the magicians in the Triwizard Tou…

Caster Semenya

The Caster Semenya dilemma

STELLENBOSCH, South Africa (AP) — It seems the sports world just doesn’t know what to do with an athlete like Caster Semenya. The South Afri…

Nathan Schrimsher

Who is Nathan Schrimsher?

Nathan Schrimsher was the first athlete to officially make the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team.  Modern Pentathlon Beginnings  Born May 22, 1992 in R…

Alev Kelter

Who is Alev Kelter?

Kelter, like many USA Rugby players, is a crossover athlete. She played ice hockey and soccer collegiately.  Rugby Beginnings  Born March 21…