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In an epic game, the US women’s ice hockey team beats Canada to win gold during shootout

The U.S. women's team hasn't won gold since 1998 — the first year women's hockey was a sport at the Olympic Games.

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Team USA bobsledders Elana Meyers Taylor and Lauren Gibbs win silver at the Winter Olympics

Meyers Taylor is the veteran on the U.S. women's bobsled team.
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Silver medalist Nick Goepper says talking openly about depression is part of his “healing process”

"I just really appreciate that people are listening to my story and can take inspiration from it."

Olympic medalist Elana Meyers Taylor isn’t done breaking gender and race barriers in bobsledding

"People think that people of color should just be in the back of the sled, which is crazy to hear in 2018," she said in an exclusive interview with Mic.

2018 Winter Olympics: Erin Jackson is the first African-American woman to ever compete in long track

Jackson learned to speed skate in just four months of formal training.

Gus Kenworthy didn’t medal in slopestyle at this Olympics, but his on-camera kiss made him a legend

Kenworthy is also the first male professional action sports athlete in the U.S. to come out as gay.

2018 Winter Olympics: Sisters Hannah and Marissa Brandt are competing on different ice hockey teams

Hannah will represent Team USA while Marissa, who was adopted from Korea, will play on Team South Korea.

Figure skater Mirai Nagasu is the first American woman to land a triple axel at the Winter Olympics

She finished the Olympics in 10th place in the individual women's figure skating event.

2018 Winter Olympics: Swimmer Dara Torres on adjusting to life after Olympic fame

The 50-year-old has some advice for the current crop of Olympic athletes.
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Can Sex Actually Improve Your Athletic Performance?

There's a reason why they call it "indoor sports."

Tom Daley Shows the Pros and Cons of Anonymous Online Comment Sections

It appears as though we take out our frustrations on people we don’t know online which is not always healthy and ultimately solves nothing.

Opening Ceremony London 2012 Olympics: Prince William, David Beckham and the Top 10 Britons Who Could Light the Olympic Torch

Today is the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympics, and the best kept secret is who will light the Olympic torch?

London Olympics 2012: Meet the 14 Youngest Athletes Representing the USA

This year millennials are a key players on the U.S Olympic team. Meet the youngest Americans competing for the USA in London.