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The ‘handicaps’ that made 3 Olympians great

These athletes demonstrate that it's not just about overcoming our difficulties, but allowing our struggles to change us.

12 gorgeous Olympic images prove that strength is beauty (PHOTOS)

The athletes in this year's games demonstrate that athletic prowess, a strong body, and determination are the new definition of beautiful.

These Olympians all share the same competitive edge

Some four athletes, including gold-medal gymnast Simone Biles, not only train hard, but trust in prayer to center them throughout the games.

8 men who’ve inspired us on their Olympic journey

These Olympians are championing the field, and our hearts, with their winning times, deeds, and attitudes.

‘I will be there’: Meet the dedicated women of the U.S. ladies’ golf team

Meet the three incredible athletes who are representing the U.S. in golf for the first time in 112 years.

Trust God, yourself & the grind: Exclusive interview with Olympian Paige McPherson

Gold-medal hopeful Paige McPherson will compete in Rio's Taekwondo event this week. Her humble strategy? Keep the faith, and keep…

Aly Raisman & other Olympians share their #fails

Sure, maybe you can't vault a pole or turn a somersault or even a swim a lap. But did you know that Aly Raisman can't SNAP?

Katie Ledecky: rising above the noise in the swim for gold

At 19-years-old, Ledecky, the 2012 Olympic champion in the 800m freestyle, is poised to make history again in Rio. But get to know her outside the pool, and she'll inspire you further still with the depth of her smarts and soul.

5 incredible female swimmers to watch in the Olympics

Swimming has always been my favorite sport to watch in the Olympics. This year, Rio will showcase swimming at its best as Katie Ledecky, Dana Vollmer, and more, compete for the gold.

The 8 most exciting women to watch in Rio’s gymnastics

Full of strong, talented gymnasts—including a 41-year-old!—Rio's gymnastics competition will surely make history. Don't miss watching these stand-out performances from key athletes.

Why Rio 2016 is a major watershed for women in sports

The U.S. is sending more women than men to the Rio Olympic games this year—and more female athletes than any other nation has ever sent in history.

Bound for gold: US Women’s Olympic Gymnastics team is more unique than ever before

These robust tumblers are ready for Rio! Five spectacular gymnasts secured their spots on team USA for the Summer Olympics,…