Fiona Fairhurst modeled a swimsuit after sharks’ skin, and it helped swimmers shatter records at the 2000 Olympics.
U.S. weightlifter Holly Mangold talks to producer Phoebe Judge about getting ready for the London Olympics.
Guest host Sean Cole talks to Blake Leeper, a double amputee, and one of the fastest runners in this summer’s Paralympic Games.
Guest Host Sean Cole talks to Leanne Shapton about training for the Olympic trials for swimming, and what it means to be "pretty good" and then walk away from her sport.
Nate DiMeo tells the story of the 1904 Olympic Marathon. There were few runners and a bit of trickery.
We listen to a radio diary of US Olympic boxing team member Claressa Shields. Radio Diaries produced this portrait.
A London woman rents her garden to those in need of a place to stay during the Olympics.
An update with Paralympic sprinter Blake Leeper.
Swimmer Mallory Weggemann was getting ready to race in this summer's Paralympics when she learned she'd been re-classified to an even more competitive level.
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