Olympics - 2012 Summer

Olympics - 2012 Summer

Prince William & Kate Middleton's Sporty Saturday at Olympic Stadium

Posted Saturday August 4, 2012 7:23 PM GMT

Back for another dose of Summer Games excitement, Prince William and Kate Middleton grabbed up prime seats at London's Olympic Stadium to watch the Athletics competitors face off against one another on Saturday (August 4).


Michael Phelps Earns 22 Medals After Last Olympic Career Race

Posted Saturday August 4, 2012 4:55 PM GMT

There’s no denying that Michael Phelps is a great swimmer and, after today (August 4), his Olympic career is officially over.

The 27-year-old athlete earned his 22nd medal, the most out of any Olympic athlete, after racing in the 4×100 medley relay at London's Aquatic Centre.


Olympian Ryan Lochte's Parents Underwater on Home Mortgage

Posted Saturday August 4, 2012 3:20 PM GMT

Despite the success of their swimmer son, Steven and Ileana Lochte are underwater on their home.

According to a lawsuit filed in May, CitMortgage claims the parents of U.S. Olympian Ryan Lochte owe $242,239 (plus interest) on the home whose original mortgage in 2007 was for $258,000.


Nicole Kidman Wowed at the London Olympics

Posted Saturday August 4, 2012 1:43 PM GMT

Proving that she's just as stoked about the Olympics as the rest of us, Nicole Kidman was awestruck at the opening ceremony she attended as spokeswoman for OMEGA Watches, which is the official time keeper for the Games.

The Aussie actress posted photos on her Facebook page with the caption, "At the Olympics with Omega! Amazing!!" She became just another fan in the huge stadium as she sat with throngs of other spectators.


Serena Williams Takes Olympic Gold Over Maria Sharapova

Posted Saturday August 4, 2012 12:00 PM GMT

Bringing home more gold for Team USA, Serena Williams conquered her competition in women's singles tennis at this year's 2012 Olympic games in London, England on Saturday (August 4).

The 14-time Grand Slam singles champion took a victorious win against Russian tennis superstar Maria Sharapova with a 6-0, 6-1 win behind 10 aces and only seven unforced errors.


Prince William & Kate Middleton's Freestyle Swimming Disappointment

Posted Friday August 3, 2012 7:06 PM GMT

Capping off another full day of Summer Olympic Games spectating, Prince William and Kate Middleton were side-by-side at the Aquatics Centre in London, England on Friday evening (August 3).


Happy Birthday Ryan Lochte!

Posted Friday August 3, 2012 1:53 PM GMT

He’s having the best year of his life, having scored 2 gold, 2 silver, and 1 bronze medals at the 2012 London Olympic Games, and today (August 3) Ryan Lochte turns 28 years old!

The handsome swimmer took to his Twitter account to declare, “Here in London is a special day. My birthday #Jeah #Jeah #Jeah.”


Kate Middleton: Olympic Hockey Hottie

Posted Friday August 3, 2012 1:35 PM GMT

Getting her fill of the athletic action, Kate Middleton attended the Day 7 Hockey playoffs as part of the 2012 London Olympic Games today (August 3).

Joined by a few fellow dignitaries, the Duchess of Cambridge stood to her feet and clapped as the game progressed on the ice below.