Focus On Connecticut's Olympians: Stories, Video And More
A place to focus on the contingent of Olympians with ties to Connecticut. Stories, video and photos!
7:02 PM EDT, July 28, 2012
Holding two Olympic gold medals in his 81-year-old hands, Lindy Remigino breaks into laughter. The medals show their age. The stories do not. The stories never grow old.
11:51 PM EDT, July 9, 2012
When Daundre Barnaby won the Canadian championship in the 400 meters at the Canadian Track and Field Trials two weeks ago, he was met with the typical parade of well-wishers.
8:37 PM EDT, July 7, 2012
Five members of the gold medal winning lineup at the 2008 Bejing Games were included in the 12-man U.S. Olympic basketball team announced by USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo on Saturday.
9:19 PM EDT, July 3, 2012
As a lightweight rower in college, Nick LaCava's metabolism was pretty high. He could eat whatever he wanted.
2:19 PM EDT, July 10, 2012
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7:19 PM EDT, June 30, 2012
They were down a boat length quickly, right after the start of the race to determine who would go to the Olympics.
7:29 PM EDT, June 29, 2012
— When the finalists for the 3,000-meter steeplechase emerged from under the grandstand at Hayward Field and onto the historic track Thursday at the Olympic trials, Glastonbury's Donn Cabral was hard to miss.
10:07 AM EDT, June 29, 2012
Donn Cabral of Glastonbury, a recent Princeton graduate, qualified for the London Olympics in the 3,000 meter steeplechase Thursday night at the U.S. Track and Field trials in Eugene, Ore.
9:57 AM EDT, July 10, 2012
Ex-UConn Field Hockey Star To Olympics
9:12 PM EDT, June 2, 2012
When Melissa Gonzalez first went to UConn, she was a soccer recruit.
9:55 AM EDT, July 19, 2012
Most runners don't move from the United States to Croatia and become Olympic marathoners.
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