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The District recently received a letter from the U.S. Olympic Committee seeking to gauge the District's interest and ability in hosting the 2024 Summer Olympics. And Mayor Vincent Gray says he'd have to consider careful whether to move ahead with a bid.
The season is ending for a lot of young local wrestlers, and their dreams of Olympic fame may be ending, too.
Olympic gymnast Gabrielle Douglas has been recognized by the Virginia General Assembly.
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Michael Phelps' longtime coach has a new job - consultant.
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Baltimore plans to celebrate the Olympic achievements of Michael Phelps and other Marylanders in the Inner Harbor.
Three Olympians from Bethesda who competed in London this summer were warmly received Friday evening outside the Bethesda Metro station.
A physical therapist at Medstar Georgetown University Hospital is skeptical about the real benefits of Kinesio tape.
Olympic champion Frank Havens has found watching the coverage of the 2012 London Games especially memorable since the last time they were held in that city was 1948 and he was there competing in his first of four Olympic Games.
Particularly with the nuances of a complicated sport like sailing, what's the point of background research?
WTOP spotlights some of the world-class athletes who call the region home. From track to gymnastics to taekwondo, check out the stories and photos of gold medal hopefuls from the D.C. area and beyond.