16 Latinos to Watch in the 2016 Olympics
17 Latinos to Watch in the 2016 Olympics
By Celia Fernandez | 08/04/2016 - 16:42

The 2016 Olympics in Rio are getting ready to take the world by storm, and these are some of the Latinos that you should be paying attention to:


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Latina Olympian Runner Brenda Martinez Couldn’t Afford Shoes – Now She Donates Them to Girls
Olympian Runner Brenda Martinez Couldn’t Afford Shoes – Now She Donates Them to Girls
By Raquel Reichard | 08/03/2016 - 17:14

Brenda Martinez’s run to the Olympics was marked by a few stumbles – both figuratively and literally.


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Meet Winifer Fernández, the Volleyball Player the Internet Reduced to a Sex Object
Meet Winifer Fernández, the Volleyball Player the Internet Reduced to a Sex Object
By Raquel Reichard | 07/20/2016 - 15:18

You don’t have to be a volleyball fan to know who Winifer Fernández is.


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Olympic Medals
Ready for the Olympics? What You Need to Know to Watch
By Latina Staff | 07/27/2012 - 09:48

Ready to watch the Olympics 2012? With the excitement starting tonight and lasting for the next 16 days, it's time to start thinking about your viewing options. (Especially if you plan on cheering for your team and athletes!) Here's what you need to know:


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USA water polo Olympian Brenda Villa
7 Latinas to Watch in the 2012 Olympics
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/26/2012 - 16:00

The 2012 Summer Olympics officially kick off tomorrow in London. We're rooting for Team USA, and these seven Latinas are on the team representing for all of us. Check out this list of athletes you should be watching for over the next few weeks:


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Amy Rodriguez
5 Things You Don't Know About USA Soccer Star Amy Rodriguez
By Mariela Rosario | 07/17/2011 - 15:18

Have you been watching the 2011 FIFA Women's World Cup this summer? If not, you've been missing out on some seriously competitive and incredibly tense games! The U.S. Women's Team, though ranked #1 in the world, has had to claw and fight for every game they have won—especially Sunday's nail biter against the favored Brazilian national team, which was decided by penalty shots.


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