It’s being called “the most decorated, and impressive group of ice dance teams the U.S. has ever fielded for an Olympics,” but that’s little consolation for the Shib Sibs, Maia and Alex Shibutani.
The brother sister team lead by three points and had won two … Read more
Nathan Chen is America’s Best Shot at Figure Skating Gold in Pyeongchang proclaimed the headline in USA Today.
The US Figure Skating Championship for the men doesn’t begin until today, but clearly Chen is the heavy favorite.
Chen became all the buzz after being the first to land five quadruple jumps in … Read more
Thomas Hong will compete for Team USA at the Pyeongchang Olympics in short track speedskating.
He’s one of three Asian Americans to make the team at the Olympic Trials in Kearns, UT. The others are Olympic veteran JR Celski and Aaron Tran.
A Barbie designed to resemble US bronze-medal winning Olympian Ibtihaj Muhammad will be released next year, Mattel announced yesterday.
She will be the first hijab-wearing Barbie in the history of the doll line just like Muhammad was the first Olympian to wear a hijab in 2016 at the Rio Olympics. Muhammad won the … Read more
14-year-old Sunisa Lee is believed to be the first Hmong American to be named to the U.S. National Olympic team, reports Minnesota Public Radio.
Earlier this year in her first international competition, she placed second in the uneven bars and helped the U.S. Junior National Team win gold. She is expected to make … Read more
By Ed Diokno
Greg Louganis will be one of the grand marshals for the 128th Tournament of Roses Parade on Monday, Jan. 2. He is the first American of … Read more
Micah Christenson, Erik Shoji and Kawika Shoji joined Team USA in winning a bronze medal Sunday at the Rio Olympics in Men’s volleyball.
This has been an Olympics of comebacks for Team … Read more
By Ed Diokno
Lia Neal, who won a silver medal as a member of the U.S. 4×100 freestyle relay team, has been prolific on social media, especially on Youtube, giving us a glimpse of what an Olympic athlete’s life is like outside of … Read more