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Va. legislature honors Olympic gold medalist

Olympic gymnast Gabrielle Douglas has been recognized by the Virginia General Assembly.

Tuesday - 02/12/2013, 02:57pm EST

Tags: Gabrielle Douglas, Olympics

Phelps coach takes Olympic consulting job

Michael Phelps' longtime coach has a new job - consultant.

Monday - 09/10/2012, 01:58pm EDT

Tags: Olympics, Michael Phelps

Baltimore to fete Phelps at Olympic celebration

Baltimore plans to celebrate the Olympic achievements of Michael Phelps and other Marylanders in the Inner Harbor.

Wednesday - 09/05/2012, 01:04pm EDT

Tags: Olympics, Michael Phelps, Inner Harbor

Bethesda welcomes Olympians home with a party

Three Olympians from Bethesda who competed in London this summer were warmly received Friday evening outside the Bethesda Metro station.

Friday - 08/24/2012, 10:47pm EDT

Tags: Bethesda, Olympics, Katie Ledecky, michelle basch

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

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