Kiszla: How motherhood changed careers of Olympians Kerri Walsh Jennings and Kristin Armstrong

RIO DE JANEIRO — What the heck is Kerri Walsh Jennings doing at the beach, knocking around a volleyball? She turned 38 on Monday and has three kids that need lunch and a nap. Doesn’t this woman have more important things to do than play in the Olympic sandbox? “Just because you’re a mommy with kids doesn’t mean you can’t chase big dreams,” said Walsh Jennings, in pursuit...
Via The Denver Post
7 days ago

Test of truth: Armstrong’s motherhood and cycling journey

Kristin Armstrong has been the best at what she does for three-straight Olympic Games, but in between each, motherhood came calling.
Via CSN Chicago
11 days ago

TODAY: Armstrong inspiring many with third gold medal

TODAY looks at the remarkable accomplishments of 43-year old Kristin Armstrong, who won her third consecutive cycling gold medal in the individual time trial.
Via CSN Chicago
12 days ago

Gold medalist Kristin Armstrong celebrates birthday on TODAY

One day after winning the gold medal in women's individual time trials, Kristin Armstrong stopped by TODAY to celebrate her 43rd birthday.
Via CSN Chicago
12 days ago

Olympic Athlete of the Day: Kristin Armstrong

With the Olympics finally here, Excelle will award the top female athlete performer of the day.  Kristin Armstrong won her third consecutive gold medal in the women’s cycling individual time trials Wednesday and did so as the oldest woman to ever win gold in cycling. On Thursday, the American rider will turn 43-years-old. [More from Excelle: Kristin Armstrong wins gold in time...
Via Excelle Sports
12 days ago

Kristin Armstrong couldn't be more proud after winning gold

An emotional Kristin Armstrong discusses what her coach told her during the final 5km of the women's cycling time trials and what it feels like to make history.
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Kristin Armstrong cycles to third straight gold on eve of 43rd birthday

After the spectacle of the swimming pool and in the gymnastics arena of Rio on Tuesday night, Kristin Armstrong of the United States cycled to the gold medal in the Olympic time trial Wednesday morning.Armstrong powered through driving win and rain on a brutal course to finish 5.55 seconds ahead of silver medalist Olga Zabelinskaya of Russia. Netherlands' Anna van der Breggen...
Via FOX Sports
12 days ago

Kirstin Armstrong, 42, takes third consecutive Olympic gold medal in cycling time trial

RIO DE JANEIRO — Kristin Armstrong, who won the Women’s Pro Challenge in Colorado last year and raced that tour because she was coming out of retirement for Rio, has claimed her third consecutive gold medal in that event. Armstrong, a 42-year-old resident of Boise, Idaho, finished the 18.4-mile race in 44 minutes, 26 second for a 5.55 second winning margin over Olga Zabelinskaya...
Via The Denver Post
12 days ago

Kristin Armstrong wins gold in time trial

On the day before American cyclist Kristin Armstrong’s 43rd birthday, she got everything she could have dreamed of—winning her third Olympic gold medal. Amstrong won the women’s cycling time trial at the Rio Olympics on a day where conditions were the opposite of ideal for racing. Wind and rain didn’t seem to be a factor for Amstrong, however, who finished with a time of...
Via Excelle Sports
12 days ago

Kristin Armstrong: Gold medal 'the result I want to end with'

Kristin Armstrong's third-straight gold medal in the time trial is how she wanted to end her career
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
13 days ago  |  Discuss

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