All Around | New Series Trailer | Olympic Channel

Gymnastics means absolutely everything to me. I’m ready. I have this goal and I will literally do anything to achieve it. I like the active way of life. As athletes, our goal is to fight to become world champion and Olympic champion. One little misstep… It’s just that cut-throat. A vital part of this sport…

Fencing’s Never-Ending Second | Strangest Moments

Fencing is a noble pursuit. For a sport that has its roots in medieval score-settling, controversy is surprisingly rare. It has featured at every Summer Olympic Games since the birth of the modern Olympic movement in 1896. During those years, fencing has stayed largely out of the spotlight. As a minority sport where honour and…

Brazil’s First Ever Double Olympic Gold Medallist | The Olympics On The Record

Brazilian success at the Olympic Games has, in recent times, been focused on the team events. Brazilian footballers. Brazilian volleyball players. Brazilian footballers. Brazilian volleyball players. This Brazilian volleyball team in particular typify their nation’s exuberance, skill and sophisticated teamwork. They won back-to-back Olympic gold medals in Beijing and London. For the last Brazilian athlete…