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Team USA

Gwen Jorgensen Won America's First Olympic Triathlon Gold Medal

Team USA made history and broke records like crazy this Olympics, and we have yet another victory to Read More »

It's Official: USA Women Have More Olympic Medals Than Men, Again

As soon as Ashley Spencer crossed the finish line on Thursday, achieving bronze in the women's 400-meter hurdles, Team USA officially hit the  Read More »

Team USA Women Make History: Sweep Podium for 100-Meter Hurdle

In yet another amazing feat for women in the 2016 Summer Olympic Games, Team USA's three female 'trackletes' swept the podium of the 100-meter h Read More »

Team USA's Swim Team Rocks Out in a Very Relatable "Carpool Karaoke"

It's not every day you get to watch a YouTube video featuring familiar faces singing karaoke and feel as though you can actually relate. Read More »

Watch Olympian Ibtihaj Muhammad's Look Good, Feel Good Monologue

After making history as Team USA's first-ever athlete to compete in a hijab, Olympian Ibtihaj Muhammad has taken to headlines everywhere. Read More »

This Woman Won Team USA Its First Gold Medal at the Rio Olympics

Not even 24 hours after the epic opening ceremony at the Rio d Read More »

Here's Why It Would Be an Honor to Have Ibtihaj Muhammad as Team USA's Olympic Flag Bearer

With just a few days left until the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, we have finally found out who is going to be the flag bearer for Team USA during the Opening Ceremony: Michael Phelps. Read More »

Is Simone Biles the Best Gymnast of All Time?

By Shaun Dreisbach A record-setting number of female athletes are heading to Rio de Janeiro this summer to battle for Olympic glory. Meet these all-American badasses and hear how they'll do it. Read More »

This Gymnast Was Named Team USA's Female Olympic Athlete of the Year

American gymnast Simone Biles is just eight months away from making her first Olympic appearance, but she's already made history as an Olympic athlete. On Thursday, she was named the Team USA Female Olympic Athlete of the Year at Team USA Awards. Read More »