Spirit of Rio 2016

As we bid the Olympics adieu, 3 touching moments to take with us (VIDEO)

We couldn't end our Olympics coverage without mentioning these three under-the-radar moments that capture the true spirit of the games one last time.

Rio’s closing ceremony: vibrant despite the rain

The final evening of this year's Olympic Games truly embodied the spirit of 'a new world.'

The ‘handicaps’ that made 3 Olympians great

These athletes demonstrate that it's not just about overcoming our difficulties, but allowing our struggles to change us.

12 gorgeous Olympic images prove that strength is beauty (PHOTOS)

The athletes in this year's games demonstrate that athletic prowess, a strong body, and determination are the new definition of beautiful.

4 moments of grace that model true Olympic spirit

These stories prove sportsmanship—and kindness—are still in full swing at Rio, and in the world.

These Olympians all share the same competitive edge

Some four athletes, including gold-medal gymnast Simone Biles, not only train hard, but trust in prayer to center them throughout the games.

Why the Olympics are a godsend for women with eating disorders

I viewed my ability to go days without food as a sign of strength and unwavering motivation to achieve a goal. I couldn’t have been…

8 men who’ve inspired us on their Olympic journey

These Olympians are championing the field, and our hearts, with their winning times, deeds, and attitudes.

‘I will be there’: Meet the dedicated women of the U.S. ladies’ golf team

Meet the three incredible athletes who are representing the U.S. in golf for the first time in 112 years.

Trust God, yourself & the grind: Exclusive interview with Olympian Paige McPherson

Gold-medal hopeful Paige McPherson will compete in Rio's Taekwondo event this week. Her humble strategy? Keep the faith, and keep…

This dressage Olympian quit Rio to save her horse

Olympic equestrian Adelinde Cornelissen proves that some things are more important than winning a gold medal.

Aly Raisman & other Olympians share their #fails

Sure, maybe you can't vault a pole or turn a somersault or even a swim a lap. But did you know that Aly Raisman can't SNAP?

The essential Rio travel guide

Has the Olympics put Rio on your personal map? Check out these essential sites on your next Brazilian vacation.

The world’s fastest women go toe-to-toe: What to watch in track and field

Want to be inspired by the fastest, toughest women in the world? Watch the Olympic track and field events, and pay special attention to these…

The Olympics got me through some of the hardest times in my life

The Olympics are more than just athletic contests. They're an unlikely moment of grace and connection, even for those of us at home on the…