Jayne Appel-Marinelli: Normal

Read the entire story on The Players’ Tribune By Jayne Appel-Marinelli, retired WNBA player An excerpt: From the outside, we looked like a perfect, well-oiled machine. We were the family that people hoped to have. Until the cops came. That was the first time I realized something wasn’t quite so …

Out Of The Blue- Allison Schmitt’s Story

  Allison Schmitt a native of Canton, Michigan, is heading to her third Olympic Games.  However, the past four years on her journey to making this Olympic berth were much different than the previous two Olympic cycles.   Allison opens up to the world and speaks candidly about her battle …

Even the Best Fall Down Sometimes

From Sports Illustrated: Michael Phelps is one of the most decorated athletes of all-time, with an all-time best 18 Olympic Gold Medals to along with a laundry list of world records and other accomplishments.  Phelps is also human, which makes him susceptible to struggle, something he knows intimately.  In a …