Jessica Ennis training at the Aviva GB&NI Team Preparation Camp in South Korea | haven't done a good drawing for a while. Would love to do something inspired by this photo, the lines are beautiful and dramatically powerful. Love it!
When Usain Bolt’s foot lands, it applies around 900 pounds of force for a few milliseconds, and continues pushing for around 90 more. From 1991 to eight athletes chipped seconds off the record. Bolt did the same in just over one year.
Photographers and a camerman take pictures of Britain's Jessica Ennis as she celebrates winning gold in the women's heptathlon during the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium August REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
Really feel the burn: Athletes get comfortable being uncomfortable. They anticipate the pain of a bonkers workout and embrace the fact that it’s going to suck at points. Very different from us regular folks who freak out or shut down at any sign of exercise unpleasantness.