13 athletes share killer workouts

167 days ago

Endless stairs! Crushing weights! Killer sprints! Training can be torture. To celebrate Halloween, we asked 13 of the world's best athletes to share their scariest workouts. Read more ...

Rekindling my passion at worlds

233 days ago

Being at the Paralympic world championships rekindled Jessica Long’s passion for swimming, as she won three gold medals before saying goodbye to her coach and preparing to move back home to Baltimore. Read more ...

Enjoying every minute

250 days ago

Paralympic swimmer Jessica Long is back in competition at worlds, and this time, she's making sure to soak up every moment. Read more ...

More than football stars in bay areas

441 days ago

Sunday will showcase the finest football players from San Francisco and Baltimore, but these bay areas have harbored many impressive female athletes, too. San Fran has swimmer Summer Sanders, figure skater Kristi Yamaguchi, basketball player Jennifer Azzi and soccer star Brandi Chastain, to name a few. Read more ...

The craziest (but best) experience of my life

541 days ago

It was day three of the Paralympics when I started getting messages from Russian reporters on Facebook and Twitter. "We've found your family!" one said, with a photo of a Russian-looking family attached. Read more ...

I plan on winning a bunch of gold in London

687 days ago

Every elite athlete is competitive, but my competitiveness is borderline crazy. I always want to be No. 1, even when it comes to finishing an ice cream first or walking through the door first. It's no fun to play board games with me, because I have to win, every time. Read more ...

Off The Clock: September 2013

Jessica Jackson set to elevate Arkansas

365 days ago

Jessica Jackson, the No. 17 prospect in the espnW HoopGurlz Top 100 for the 2013 class, is expected to sign her national letter of intent with Arkansas on Friday. Read more ...

Mother nature rude host

686 days ago

Twas two nights before the World Series and not a creature was stirring, perhaps not even Jessica Mouse. ... Laptop on desk and coffee in hand, I had just settled in for a long night of writing (no napping in Oklahoma City). When out in the parking lot there arose such a clatter, I sprang from my desk to see what was the matter.

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Winter workout doldrums? Stay classy

1169 days ago

Jessica Mendoza knows all too well that feeling of dread that comes with your first trip to the gym after a long layoff. Her recommendation for regaining fitness without losing your mind? Mix it up and grab a copy of your sports club's class schedule. Read more ...