March 05, 2012
I think we can all learn something from Mike Powell when it comes to pursuing goals and giving your all. While I respect the talented athletes who compete in events like the Super Bowl and win championships, I really...
February 13, 2012 | CHRIS BALLARD
AS THE COACH AT A HIGH SCHOOL NEAR CHICAGO, MIKE POWELL HAS DONE MORE THAN CREATE STATE WRESTLING CHAMPIONS. HE'S TAUGHT BOYS HOW TO BE MEN AND PROVIDED AN EXAMPLE OF COURAGE UNDER THE MOST TRYING PERSONAL CIRCUMSTANCES
October 03, 2011 | Edited by ALEXANDRA FENWICK
Among the 52 four-legged competitors at the Purina Incredible Dog Challenge nationals outside St. Louis this weekend will be Vhoebe, who in June set the world record in the diving-for-distance event. Here's how the...
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August 12, 1996 | Kenny Moore
Every holder of a world record enters the Olympics knowing that if he does not win, he will forever hear a refrain that runs something like, "You lost? Wait a minute. You've run or jumped better than anyone, ever....