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Nadia Comaneci expecting first child

If you grew up in the seventies like I did (cough) then you will forever associate the theme song from popular soap The Young and The Restless with Nadia Comaneci. Nadia was an Olympic gold medalist in gymnastics when I was a girl. I remember the...

Knitting Olympics: 423 babes in hand knits by 2/26

Our motto is 16 days, many knitters, one dream. Make that many, many, many knitters—2,642 from around the world, by today’s count (I’m one of them). Each of us has signed up to reach higher in our craft, finishing a project that is...

Olympic skiier announces pregnancy, retires

Italian alpine skiier Isolde Kostner, at age 30, was one of the country's greatest hopes for Olympic gold in Torino. But today she announced her retirement from the sport. The timing may be a little sudden, but she has a good reason: she's...

Ice skater, too young for Olympics?

Mao Asada is an accomplished skater from Japan who has performed an astonishing two triple axles in the same program, is not old enough to participate in the upcoming winter olympics in Turin. At just 15 she's not qualified for the games. You're...

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