Stephanie Rice: What Rice Needs to Do to Get Herself Back in Line for Gold
Australian swimmer Stephanie Rice has been one of the most celebrated ... She didn't break three world records and win three gold medals in the 2008 Beijing Olympics without overcoming adversity. This will be a huge test of character for the Aussie swimmer.
New Pecking Order in Pool as China Wins Two Golds
Sun Yang became the first Chinese man to win an Olympic ... broke — Stephanie Rice’s 4:29.45 — was set in the age of polyester suits and serial record breaking. That was in 2008, when Beijing staged the Olympics and led the gold medal count but ...
Paralympic Dreams: USA coach Stephanie Wheeler talks about Paralympic Games, which start Friday
While the joy and pride of winning one gold medal was incredible, it lit a fire in my teammates and I to do it again. Four years later at the 2008 Paralympics in Beijing, we repeated as Paralympic ... cherish forever. Stephanie Wheeler is the head coach ...
10 Nations With the Most Summer Olympics Gold Medals Ever
Can anyone win more medals than the United States? Probably not, although China did ... Olympics, making their first appearance in the Los Angeles games back in 1984. Hosting the 2008 games in Beijing, China enjoyed their most successful summer by winning ...
China Wins Four Gold Medals to Lead Nations at London Olympics
China won four of the 12 gold medals handed ... of getting the win so I’m happy that I was able to do that,” Lochte, 27, said. Lochte beat Pereira, 26, by 3 1/2 seconds in 4 minutes, 5.18 seconds to add the Olympic gold medal to the 400 IM world ...