Neil Leifer spent a year traversing the globe to photograph athletes for TIME’s 1984 Olympics special issue
Staying at a luxury hotel during the Olympics is just so Beijing 2008.
While other designers stop at making the gear the athletes parade in during the ceremonies, McCartney takes her fashion know-how and pairs it with cutting-edge technology to make uniforms the British team will actually compete in
Fresh off his landmark victory, the cyclist and his teammates turn their attention to the London Games.
Afghan boxer Sadaf Rahimi’s path to London has ended after the International Boxing Association decided on July 18 that she could not compete, citing concerns that boxing against opponents of much higher standards might threaten …
When it comes to travel snafus in the lead up to the Olympic Games, a saying springs to mind: if it’s not one thing, it’s another.
Japan’s World Cup-winning women’s soccer team flew to the London Olympics in premium economy class, while their male counterparts in the under-23 team were taken in business. Why?
May-Treanor and her long-time playing partner, Kerri Walsh, have helped popularized beach volleyball. Can they win a third straight gold?
Olympic medalists from the 1948 games in London remember their experiences in the post-war ‘austerity’ Olympics. Even with a tiny budget and a war-worn country, the athletes managed to have a good time.
In 2008, Brazilian Pole Vaulter Fabiana Murer was in line for Gold, until her pole was lost by officials. Can she make a come back in London?