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Female Olympians Known For Their Brawn, Not Their Beauty

Though there are a few notable exceptions — Anna Pornikova, Playboy covergirl/ tennis star Ashley Harkleroad among them — most Olympic caliber women are delightfully unsexualized. Which is not to say that they're not sexy, but that the press about them is about their athletic achievements as opposed to their finely… » 8/05/08 3:00pm 8/05/08 3:00pm

Six Female Olympians To Watch This Week (And Beyond)

The Beijing Olympics start in just three days, and we wanted to give you a look at the thousands of female athletes in competition. But our blog and your brain can only hold so much, so we've picked out a few women who are specially worthy of your attention. Follow the jump for six women to watch in the 2008 Olympics,… » 8/04/08 12:00pm 8/04/08 12:00pm