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Hot Olympic accessory Kinesio tape has critics

A physical therapist at Medstar Georgetown University Hospital is skeptical about the real benefits of Kinesio tape.

Wednesday - 08/15/2012, 05:52am EDT

Tags: paula wolfson, Olympics, kenzio tape, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, Sameer Mehta

London Games evoke memories for local Olympian

Olympic champion Frank Havens has found watching the coverage of the 2012 London Games especially memorable since the last time they were held in that city was 1948 and he was there competing in his first of four Olympic Games.

Saturday - 08/11/2012, 02:55pm EDT

Tags: Olympics

Sailing 'commentator' knows nothing about sailing (VIDEO)

Particularly with the nuances of a complicated sport like sailing, what's the point of background research?

Thursday - 08/09/2012, 09:20am EDT

Tags: Olympics, sailing, Ireland

Locals in London: Area athletes go for gold

WTOP spotlights some of the world-class athletes who call the region home. From track to gymnastics to taekwondo, check out the stories and photos of gold medal hopefuls from the D.C. area and beyond.

Thursday - 08/09/2012, 07:59am EDT

Tags: locals in london, Olympics, paul shinkman, rob woodfork, Julie Zetlin, Farrah Hall, Giuseppe Lanzone

Olympic bid organizer considers another try

An organizer of the Washington-Baltimore area's unsuccessful bid for the 2012 Summer Olympics is considering putting a bid together for the 2024 games.

Monday - 08/06/2012, 03:10pm EDT

Tags: Dan Knise, Olympics, The Baltimore Sun, Stephanie Rawlings-Blake

Olympics email scam alleges Gabby scandal, contains malware

The Olympics aren't even over and an email scam has surfaced, posing as a video detailing a scandal on the U.S. gymnastics team.

Monday - 08/06/2012, 11:46am EDT

Tags: Gabby Douglas, laboratory regulations, malware, U.S. women, Olympics, Scam, max smith

Young gymnasts get inspired, eye future Olympic Games

Gabby Douglas and her U.S. gymnastics teammates may still be basking in the glow of their gold medals, but their winning ways are already making an impact on the next generation of possible future Olympians.

Friday - 08/03/2012, 07:52pm EDT

Tags: thomas warren, Olympics, silver spring, gymnastics, Silver Stars Gymnastics

D.C. doctor goes from Olympian to orthopedics

When David Johnson sees the Olympics, he sees a "magical place" in his life.

Friday - 08/03/2012, 06:02am EDT

Tags: paula wolfson, David Johnson, MedStar Washington Hospital Center, Olympics

Blog: Odd sports that are no longer Olympic events

If you think that beach volleyball and the ribbon twirling events are a bit odd, wait until you read the list of Olympic events that have been dropped in years past.

Thursday - 08/02/2012, 07:05am EDT

Tags: david burd, Olympics

Shadow war threatens London Olympics

Tens of thousands of security and military personnel are patrolling Olympic venues, but in the shadows, a large group of international security and intelligence foot soldiers are roaming the streets and back alleys with instructions -- to stop a terror strike before it starts.

Friday - 07/27/2012, 06:04am EDT

Tags: Olympics, Fred Burton, Stratfor, Hezbollah, Iran, Israel, j.j. green

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