As soon as I grew accustomed to skating with Charlie and being able to hold his hand while I was competing and kind of dealing with the pressure with someone standing next to me, I no longer enjoyed standing in the middle of the ice without that hand to hold onto. - Meryl Davis


USA becomes the first country in Olympics history to sweep podium positions in 100m women’s hurdles. It’s also the first sweep for women’s USA track and field team and sixth athletics sweep by a nation in Olympic history.


Silver medalist, Andre De Grasse of Canada, gold medalist, Usain Bolt of Jamaica, and bronze medalist Christophe Lemaitre of France, pose on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Men’s 200m on Day 14 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium, August 19, 2016, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.