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My Hero Allyson Felix Has the Most Olympic Gold Medals Of Any Female Runner On Earth

Allyson Felix, star of both the track and my heart, helped her relay team to Olympic victory on Saturday night, earning her record-extending sixth gold medal in the process.

On a May afternoon in 1943, an American military plane crashed into the Pacific Ocean and disappeared, leaving only a spray of debris and a slick of oil, gasoline, and blood. Then, on the ocean surface, a face appeared. It was that of a young lieutenant, the plane’s bombardier, who was struggling to a life raft and pulling himself aboard. So began one of the most extraordinary sagas of the Second World War.

Oromo marathon runner Feyisa Lilesa does not expect a hero’s welcome in Ethiopia, despite winning Silver at the Rio Olympics last month. Instead he’s claimed that the Ethiopian government will have him killed for crossing

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Training Tips We're Stealing From Olympic Running Goddess Allyson Felix

A lot of great things happened to me at Nike's Innovation Summit this year: I tried on a pair of shoes straight out of Back to the Future, I did push-ups alongside Kevin Hart, and I saw an early preview of the uniforms for the upcoming Summer Olympics.