After the hugely successful Olympics and Paralympics, London now must try to deliver on its promise of using the games to help transform a long-blighted part of the city
He’s sworn off swimming competitively (for now). But that doesn’t mean he won’t be the world’s best ambassador for the sport
Never mind London and forget about Rio: Which city will win the bid for the 2020 Games?
The 19-year-old Olympic medalist — and noted heartthrob — made the announcement on YouTube
No need to hide your phone under the table — sharing photos is very much allowed, despite previous reports
It was launched Thursday as part of a Russian stunt before the 2014 Winter Olympics
If seeing all those toned bodies at this past summer’s London Games inspires you to go from spectator to contender, TIME has put together a list of equipment used in the Olympics and Paralympics. This way, even if you can’t compete like an elite athlete, you can at least look like one
Long regarded as secondary to the Olympic Games, the Paralympics have reached new levels of esteem at London 2012.
The sport dubbed Murderball, formally known as wheelchair rugby, is winning an ever-growing legion of fans as it breaks all assumptions people may have about disabled athletes
As the euphoria over the Olympics slowly fades, reports from sporting clubs and fitness centers across the country show that Brits’ enthusiasm for sport has continued.
How an archery tournament for disabled World War II veterans in the British town of Stoke Mandeville grew into the second-largest sporting event on earth