15 Rio 2016 Olympians With Ties To The DMVThe 2016 Rio Olympics are right around the corner. Here are 15 Olympians that have some ties to the DMV region.
Phelps, Ledecky Cruise Into Semis At US Olympic Swim TrialsAfter being on the sideline for two days, Michael Phelps was ready to go and it showed.
Ledecky Heading to Rio, Wins 400 Free at US Olympic TrialsKatie Ledecky has set the bar so high, it's a letdown when she doesn't set a world record. But the Bethesda 19-year-old has no complaints; she's heading to the Olympics.
Katie Ledecky Cruises Into 400 Free Final At U.S. Swim TrialsAfter waiting around a day, Katie Ledecky got in her first swim of the U.S. Olympic trials. It was an easy one, too.
5 Athletes That Made TIME's 'Top 100' ListTIME magazine revealed the 2016 list of '100 Most Influential People' earlier today. Among the names of actors, artists, politicians and more, there are a handful of sports world figures that made the list.
Ledecky, Lochte Earn Golds For US At World Swimming MeetKatie Ledecky just keeps winning at the world swimming championships.
Ledecky Shocked After Improving 1,500 World Record In HeatsKatie Ledecky touched the wall, turned around, spit out some water, curled her mouth into a big smile and began waving her finger.
Ledecky Sets Another WR; Phelps Finishes With GoldMichael Phelps completed his comeback meet in international competition with a gold medal in the medley relay to cap off a Sunday night program that kicked off with Katie Ledecky setting her second world record within 24 hours at the Pan Pacific championships.
Phelps Wins Gold, Ledecky Breaks 400 World RecordThe second coming of Michael Phelps gained momentum with another gold medal at the Pan Pacific championships on a night when U.S. teenager Katie Ledecky set yet another world record.
17-Year-Old From Bethesda Breaks World Record; Phelps Loses 3rd StraightKatie Ledecky broke the world record in the 400-meter freestyle at the U.S. national championships Saturday night, becoming the first woman since Janet Evans to hold world marks in the 400, 800 and 1,500 freestyles at the same time.
Olympic Swimmer Katie Ledecky To Attend StanfordOlympic champion swimmer Katie Ledecky plans to swim for Stanford after she graduates from high school next year.
Md. Native Katie Ledecky Wins 500 Freestyle At Winter NationalsKatie Ledecky is making the most of her return to the city where she and the rest of the U.S. Olympic swim team trained before the 2012 Summer Games.