| Jun 18, 2013
| 9:28 AM
Athletes from the U.S. Taekwondo Academy in Bel Air have qualified to compete at the 2013 USA Taekwondo National Championships in Chicago July 3-9 at McCormick Place.
This is the first step toward competing in the 2016 Summer Olympics, in which Taekwondo...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Michael Phelps was driving over the Allegheny Mountains after playing golf with Hockey Hall of Famer Mario Lemieux on Friday, bound for Baltimore. Friends from across the country were streaming into his hometown to celebrate his 28th birthday, which is...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 11:45 AM
After parting ways with former coach Fabrice Pellerin last month, swimmer Yannick Agnel has a new home in Baltimore.
Agnel, who won three medals at the 2012 Olympics in London, recently moved from his native country of France to begin training at...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 4:45 PM
Under Armour's Investor Day featured videos set to thumping music, a guest appearance by New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and bold promises layered on top of unfettered optimism.
Most importantly, though, the event Wednesday at the sports...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 2:20 PM
Patrick Husson has come a long way since walking on to the UMBC swimming team as a freshman in the fall of 2010. Now, he's one of three Retrievers hoping to compete in his country's Olympic swimming trials for a spot in the Summer Games in London.
| Apr 9, 2012
| 7:01 PM
Orioles right-hander Kevin Gregg is not in denial. He acknowledges that it will be up to him to re-establish his late-inning credentials now that manager Buck Showalter has made it clear Jim Johnson is the full-time closer.
"Ideally, my aspirations are...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 2:40 PM
Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum's decision today to drop out of the presidential race leaves GOP frontrunner Mitt Romney with a clear path to his party's nomination but a rocky one to an eventual contest with President Barack Obama in the fall. Mr....
| Apr 12, 2012
| 4:50 AM
Hereford High School's agriculture department and Future Farmers of America chapter is holding its 6th annual Agriculture Day on April 14 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the high school.
There will be live music, barnyard Olympics, animal displays, a tractor...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 12:25 PM
Welcome to Olympic Mettle, a new blog covering the 2012 Olympics games from The Baltmore Sun.
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| Mar 25, 2012
Facing a cupboard bare of medals and reeling from scandals, the once-proud U.S. bobsled and skeleton program was at rock bottom the year of the 2006 Winter Olympics.
The helping hands that reached out to restore stability and glory came from an unusual...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 8:59 AM
Michael Phelps has another important swimming event this week in Indianapolis.
But it seems everyone wants to talk about the Baltimore Olympian's new shampoo commerical for Head & Shoulders.
His Subway spots didn't generate this much buzz. But he had...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 11:25 AM
Michael Phelps' surprising decision to swim the punishing 400 individual medley at the Indianapolis Grand Prix on Friday was a topic of discussion today as elite swimmers began arriving for one of the last meets before the London Olympics four months from...