10 Cool Facts About The Winter Olympics

10 Cool Facts About The Winter Olympics Games Sochi, where the 2014 Winter Olympics is hosted, is Russia’s sunshine destination. A 37-hour train ride from Moscow, it’s located in Russia’s Deep South, on the Black Sea, and boasts palm trees, pebble beaches and sulfur hot springs. Organizers are also depending on 500 snow guns and…

Ride With an Olympic Bobsledder

(whooshing) – [Woman] Bobsledding is a Winter Olympic sport where you have your driver and you have a brakeman, which is my position. The brakeman is mainly the engine to the sled. We get it goin’ as fast as possible. (rustling) (whooshing) I am Aja Evans, and I’m an Olympic bobsledder. (dramatic orchestral music) The…

Exclusive! The History-Making Olympic Fencer

This summer all eyes will be on Rio for the Summer Olympics and our next guest is making headlines and history. Time magazine is calling her the new face for team USA. From Maplewood, New Jersey please welcome Ibtihaj Muhammad.>>I am so obsessed with you.>>[LAUGHTER] >>I’m so excited to be here. You’re such a role…

#Step In Dream Big: Sports Diplomacy with Julie Foudy

One of the things we as women misconstrue growing up is we think that to be a leader you have to be a person in a position of power. Our whole mission is to teach that leadership is personal not positional, that to be a leader you simply have to care enough to raise your…