Jessica Ennis Nicknamed the "golden girl" of British athletics, world heptathlon champion Jessica Ennis's flawless physique has already earned her a small fortune from sponsorship deals with Powerade, BP, Adidas and Olay.
The United States Triathlon has grown from 53,000 member payers in 2004 to over 250,000 Americans participating each year. This competitive sport has been attracting high positioned white collar workers for years, slowly shifting the trend away from traditional golf. However, majority of participants are considered to be at an average level and lack sophistication. […]
Usain Bolt may have been the only athlete who upstaged swimmer Michael Phelps in the recent Beijing Olympics. The Jamaican sprinter surprisingly set two individual world records in the 100 and 200 meters and was part of a 4×100 relay world record Jamaican team.