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Watch: Skeleton athlete shares life lessons of why it’s better to ‘embrace the hit’

by Danielle Christensen | April 27, 2021

One day while living in New York City and working as an entrepreneur for small businesses and start-ups, Co...


‘We are here to endure’: How the Iron Cowboy plans to conquer 100 full-distance triathlons in 100 consecutive days

by Danielle Christensen | March 19, 2021

James Lawrence has a goal: conquer 100 full-distance triathlons in 100 consecutive days. To say the goal is...


"Sports Illustrated" Names Latter-day Saint One of the Best Players in College Basketball

by Church News | Mormon Life

Decades from now, long after Sam Merrill’s jump shot and vertical leap have left him, the Latter-day Saint ...


Why Did an Angel Moroni Appear at the 2019 X Games?

by Christian Sagers, for LDS Living | Famous Mormons Fun

Why did Angel Moroni drop down a 73-foot ramp, jump a 50-foot gap, and land a triple tailwhip on a 27-foot ...


Latter-day Saint Teen on How Faith Helped Her Win Gatorade Player of the Year 4 Times

by Daedan Olander | Mormon Life

The FitnessGram pacer test is a multistage aerobic capacity test that progressively gets more difficult as ...


What Famous Latter-day Saint Athletes Have Said About Their Faith

by Danielle B. Wagner | Famous Mormons Mormon Life

While it is impossible to mention all the Latter-day Saint athletes making a difference in the world today,...