Us athlete girl licks medal

Amya. Age: 28.

Of course. Former London Mayor Ken Livingstone is even grander. London opening ceremony mastermind Danny Boyle turned down a knighthood — as we might expect from a too-cool-for-school movie director.

Ariel. Age: 22.

Meyers Taylor drives to gold medal

Latest Issue. Past Issues. For Usain Bolt, good things come in threes. The strong performance of the United States in the Rio Games continued on Saturday, as the American squad tallied its th total medal, nearly twice as many as second-place Great Britain

Aliyah. Age: 23.

The Rio Olympics: A Crib Sheet

By Laura Cox for the Daily Mail. As the London Olympic Games rapidly approaches it would be no surprise to learn that teams are keeping their training regimes strictly under wraps. S athlete, as she describes 'partying my butt off'.

Let the games begin. Pita Taufatoufa may have finished th in his program for cross-country skiing at the Winter Games, but when it came to fan love, the Tongan athlete took home top honors. Taufatoufua, who became a favorite of Olympics enthusiasts everywhere when he made a shirtless and well-oiled debut at the Summer Games in Rio as the flag bearer for Tonga, defied convention this year by becoming one of the rare athletes who compete in both the Winter and Summer Olympics, swapping out taekwondo for cross-country skiing, a sport he picked up less than a year ago.